Clinical Pharmacist (PRN) - Hospital/Clinical Experience required
Englewood Community Hospital - Englewood - Englewood, FL

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At Englewood Community Hospital we work hard to contribute to the health of our patients by ensuring the happiness of our people. As part of the HCA West and Central Florida hospital system, we focus on your needs while providing excellent care to our patients. Our intimate 100-bed hospital has earned major accolades for our Orthopedic, Stroke and Cardiac achievements. We are also an accredited Chest Pain Center offering many "big-city" services to our patients. Discover how we care in our vibrant, beachfront community where the patient and our community always come first. Make excellence your goal by joining our family of hospitals. EOE

Following physicians' orders, the Clinical Pharmacist compounds and dispenses medications and other pharmaceuticals. Position tasks and responsibilities include:

Maintains strong knowledge of hospital policies and government regulations and dispenses accordingly.

Consults with physicians and nursing staff regarding patient reactions, errors and complaints.

Determines and consults on possible drug interactions.

Assists in the supervision and training of pharmacy technician personnel.

Participates in Drug Utilization Review.

Assists with quality improvement initiatives, inventory and ordering of pharmaceuticals.

Monitors, records and communicates as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.

Utilizes knowledge of age specific needs of patient in performance of duties and responsibilities.

Orients and mentors new staff members.

Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Qualifications

Graduate of a college of Pharmacy accredited by the American Council on Pharmacy Education.

BS or Pharm.D degree.

State of Florida licensure as a Pharmacist.

Hospital Clinical experience required; Meditech experience preferred

Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.

Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.

Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs.

About this company
A 100-bed acute care hospital, offering a wide variety of healthcare services, we strive to create a culture that fosters compassion and...