Critical Care/ED Pharmacist
Cedars-Sinai - Los Angeles, CA

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Elevating patient care to an art requires the concerted skills, dedication and passion of people in every discipline. At Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, our pharmacists are vital members of the total patient care team. Their expertise is critical to achieving the exceptional patient care for which we are known and trusted. Our world-class Pharmacy Department includes six satellite pharmacies, the Drug Information Center, three outpatient pharmacies and the Central Pharmacy. Our staff of over 300 employees includes pharmacists, technicians, residents/interns, and support personnel. In addition, we are committed to providing you with the most advanced information technology and resources available, including EPIC, Micromedex, OVID and MD Consult. If you’re looking for the opportunity to practice at the highest level of your profession, join us at our 977-bed, Level I Trauma facility.

Critical care clinical pharmacists provide both clinical and distributive services to patients. Pharmacist duties are: round with medical staff, provide drug dosing services using the hospital Per Pharmacy Protocol policy and write chart notes, review all patient profiles, assess all new medication orders for appropriateness, verify computerized prescriber order entries, participate on the code blue team, provide drug information to physicians and nurses, teach residents, clerkship students, and other pharmacists, provide nursing education and supervise satellite technicians. Critical care pharmacists may also provide clinical services in the Emergency Department which entails review of medication orders, participation in medical emergencies, distribution of select medications and provision of drug information to physicians and nurses.

Note: New Hires must successfully pass a background check, a prohibited substance screening and a pre-employment physical.

Qualification Requirements/Preferences:
Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities
Educational Requirements:
Graduate of an accredited Pharmacy School; preferably with a Pharm. D. degree.

License/Certification/Registration Requirements:
Current California State Board of Pharmacy issued Pharmacist License. BLS card.

Prefer at least two years experience as a pharmacist in an acute care setting; must possess excellent customer service skills.

A PGY2 in critical care or emergency medicine, or equivalent experience are required for the position.

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