HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Pharmacist PRN in West Hills, California

Following physicians' orders, the 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.

Required Job Qualifications include:

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

  • BS or Pharm.D degree.

  • State licensure as a Pharmacist.

  • 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.

Title: Pharmacist PRN

Location: California-West Hills-West Hills Hospital and Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01554-3583