Under the auspices of the clinical/operations manager, the clinical pharmacist is responsible for assuring the needs of patients are meets. Assures the prompt and accurate delivery of medications and supervises the work of supportive personnel. Reviews patient medication profiles for appropriateness of therapy. Performs clinical/pharmaceutical interventions as assigned. Acts as a drug information resource person to patients, medical and nursing staff and ancillary department personnel. Supervises pharmacy interns and students. Actively participates in department performance improvement activities. May be required to assume responsibilities of a pharmacy supervisor/charge-supervisor.
This individualï¿½s responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Order verification and performing medication profile reviews that should include but not limited to: checking for duplications, drug- drug and drug-food interactions, allergies, drug appropriateness, dosing, and frequency.
Check High Risk IVs, renal dose adjusting medications, IV to PO conversions, initiates/modifies/ discontinues therapy, and mediates black box warning interventions.
Provide for collaborative practice management as per facility-approved protocols for anticoagulation, parenteral nutrition, vancomycin and aminoglycoside consults, etc.
Assist with medication reconciliation and clarification of unsafe and unclear drug therapy orders.
Required: Pharm. D. or BS in pharmacy
Required: 3 years or residency training
Preferred: Acute Care experience
Required: Pharmacy Florida License
Part-time Variable schedule
Primary Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Facility: Saint Mary's Medical Center
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005001082
About Saint Mary's Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.