HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Pharmacist - Full Time Mixed - $5K Sign on Bonus in Las Vegas, Nevada
The Clinical Staff Pharmacist is a highly trained practitioner who plays an active role in managing all aspects of medication therapy in an acute-care hospital setting. Position tasks and responsibilities include: * Perform duties independently on Unit-based Clinical Service Areas, Central Pharmacy, Children’s Hospital Pharmacy, Emergency Department Satellite and Intensive Care Unit Satellite Pharmacies. * Receive basic and advanced clinical training for specialty service areas, achieve departmentally required certifications * Consistently review the patient’s medication profile, identify potential issues related to medication use and intervene accordingly * Adhere to the P&T approved Formulary System, Medication Management Policy and Procedures and approved Medication Use Guidelines * Accurately verify CPOE orders and enter medication orders electronically, review order against the patient’s medication profile to screen for allergies and contraindications and to ensure drug use is clinically appropriate * Manage clinical consults ordered by the providers and enters clinical progress note to ensure effective communication with clinicians involved in care * Order pertinent laboratory tests required for appropriate drug therapy monitoring * Acknowledge and perform clinical interventions based on the rule-based clinical alert system (Vigilanz) * Prioritize clinical activities based on the needs of the critically ill patient, to meet targeted Clinical Initiatives and Goals * Monitor and validate the accuracy of dispensing functions performed by the technicians
Required Job Qualifications include: * Graduate of a college of Pharmacy accredited by the American Council on Pharmacy Education. * BS or Pharm.D degree. * Nevada State licensure as a Pharmacist * Minimum 1 year as a Pharmacist in an acute care setting. (Will consider new grad pharmacist with completed internships in acute care settings) * Customer service abilities including effective communication skills. * Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work independently 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.
Title: Clinical Pharmacist - Full Time Mixed - $5K Sign on Bonus
Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
Requisition ID: 01541-13496