We have an immediate opportunity for a Pharmacist.
General Summary: The Pharmacist accurately reviews and interprets medication orders; prepares accurate and complete patient profiles; reviews profiles for correct drug, dosage and route of administration; ensures that no adverse drug duplication or drug-drug interaction exists; ensures that patient allergies are reviewed with respect to any medications prescribed. The pharmacist must efficiently perform other professional duties including, but not limited to, safe procurement, preparation, labeling, distribution and control of all drugs. The Pharmacist notifies the appropriate medical/nursing staff whenever drug therapy is questionable. The Pharmacist is active in department activities, transdisciplinary team activities, and LifeCare activities to ensure individualized, patient-centered health care for all patient populations admitted to LifeCare Hospital.
Patient Population: Delivers direct patient care appropriate to the patients served. The ages of the patients served are adult (18-65 years of age) and geriatric (65 and older).
Experience: Three years experience in hospital pharmacy preferred
Education: Graduate of an ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy or equivalent
Licensure/Certification: Current Pharmacist license in state where currently practicing