Advanced Clinical Pharmacist
Company: Fawcett Memorial Hospital
Location: Port Charlotte
Posted on: July 26, 2019
Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role?
We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's
largest provider of healthcare services as a Pharmacist.
Healthcare is dedicated to the growth and development of our
colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to
succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an
ambitious Pharmacist to help us reach our goals. Unlock your
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth
opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do
excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical,
dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement,
employee discount program and an employee stock purchase program.
We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
The Advanced Clinical Pharmacist will focus on critical care and
will coordinate and assist with the development, implementation and
maintenance of clinical pharmacy programs to ensure clinical
services meet the requirements and needs of the patient population
and community.--Position tasks and responsibilities
include:--Reviews--medication orders and quality of technicians
work to ensure appropriateness of drugs ordered, dosage, route and
interactions.---- Adjusts medications dosage/schedule as
appropriate for patient condition as per policy.--Ensures
medications are safely dispensed to patients in accordance with age
specific guidelines. Follows appropriate procedures for the sterile
preparation of IV admixtures in compliance with USP 797
standards..Participates--in the evaluation and analysis of clinical
data, medication use, drug and drug class monograph development in
support of clinical toolkit development.Provides oversight of
pharmacy distribution activities including order receipt, product
storage, controlled substance process, dispensing and other
distributional functions.Closely monitors narcotic transactions by
checking all controlled substances that are dispensed and
reconciles the quantity/type of narcotics leaving the pharmacy.--
Promptly signs in narcotics received from the wholesaler; checks
against pharmacy copy of the DEA 222 form and the wholesaler's
invoices.Assists the department in addressing physician consults as
needed.-- Provides timely retrieval of reliable drug information
from available sources.Contributes to a culture of patient centered
care by ensuring a quiet healing environment.Communicates and
interacts with patients, families and others in a caring,
empathetic, courteous, and respectful manner.Communicates
effectively and works with physicians and/or other members of the
interdisciplinary team in meeting patient needs.Receives,
interprets and implements physician orders accurately and in a
courteous manner.-- Consults resources in clarifying unfamiliar or
questionable orders.Qualifications Required Job Qualifications
- Graduate of a college of Pharmacy accredited by the American
Council on Pharmacy Education.
- BS or Pharm.D degree.
- Experience--as a Pharmacist in an acute-care hospital setting
or general pharmacy practice residency preferred.
- Current Florida Pharmacist License or License eligible.-- Board
- Customer service abilities including effective listening
- 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.Healthcare Corporation of America
(HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active
physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals,
freestanding ER---s, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care
clinics. Our facility based staff continues to raise the bar in
patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson
Health---s top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient
satisfaction and operational data.
The staff at--Fawcett Memorial Hospital continually meets the high
standards required to care for the unique needs of our patients. As
part of the HCA West and Central Florida hospital system, our
237-bed facility serves the Port Charlotte area.normal"> --
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply.
We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified,
you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively
interviewing so apply today! -- EEOC We are an equal opportunity
employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate
on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender,
sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or
HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by
physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the
practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a
comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across
approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to
deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing
care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine.
We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on
the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million
patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve
the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but
everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways,
and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of
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