Clinical Pharmacist in Greensboro, NC

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Diplomat Pharmacy   •  

Greensboro, NC 27401

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 52 days ago

Summary

The Clinical Pharmacist performs pharmacy activities and related services for home infusion therapy or alternate setting. Responsible for providing the necessary planning, organization, direction, coordination, and control as required for this role and within the pharmacy. Also responsible for dispensing drugs as prescribed by physicians and providing information to patients about medical side effects and proper usage of medications. Responsible for understanding the composition of medications and the laws that regulate the manufacturing and sale of medications. Also responsible for ordering and storing medications, keeping them safe, pure, and effective and maintaining records of the drugs handled as required by law by performing the following duties

Education/Experience:

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy or PharmD required. Two years recent experience in pharmacy or acute-care setting required. One-year experience in home infusion therapy preferred.

Certificates and Licenses:

Valid license, in good standing, to practice as a Pharmacist as required by the state Board of Pharmacy in the state employed. Valid Controlled Substance License in the state employed if required by the State Board of Pharmacy to practice.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Coordinates and facilitates new referrals
  2. Reviews and verifies all new patient orders and documents orders
  3. Conducts initial and ongoing assessments of specific patient, drug and disease information to identify real and potential drug related issues
  4. Monitors safety and efficacy of drug therapy
  5. Monitors outcome of drug therapy by collecting, evaluating and interpreting lab data, clinical and patient information
  6. Communicates and collaborates with physician, nurses, patients, families and other team members to provide quality care for the patient
  7. Maintains thorough and appropriate documentation in the patient record of all clinical activities and communication
  8. Supervises, coordinates and participates in the preparation of sterile admixtures, dispenses all pharmaceutical and related supplies and equipment in accordance with federal, state and local laws.
  9. Complies with the standards of practice which govern the profession of pharmacy
  10. Processes and checks all medications, supplies and equipment prior to dispensing from pharmacy
  11. Maintains pharmacy records in accordance with applicable laws and regulations
  12. Participates in pharmacy on call rotation

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Qualifications

Education

Required

Bachelors or better.

Experience

Required

2 years: Two years recent experience in pharmacy or acute-care setting required

Preferred

1 year: One-year experience in home infusion therapy preferred.

Licenses & Certifications

Required

Registered Pharmacist

Valid Through: 2019-10-17