Pharmacist Resident - CRMC

Community Medical Centers   •  

Fresno, CA

Industry: Healthcare IT

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Not Specified years

Posted 338 days ago

Overview:

Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC) is the flagship hospital of Community Medical Centers, a private, not-for-profit healthcare system based in Fresno, California, and the largest healthcare provider and private employer in central California. We measure up with top hospitals nationally and are the 3rd largest in California, providing the central valley with the highest level of care. With 685 beds, we are home to the only Level 1 Trauma and comprehensive burn centers between Los Angeles and Sacramento. The 58,000 square-foot emergency department is one of the largest and busiest in the state! We have an 84-bed Level 3 NICU and a brand new pediatric specialty care unit. Future plans include building a women and children's facility on campus and expanding with 65 additional beds. Our hospital serves 2.5 million people within 9 counties, averaging a daily census of 641 patients. We're affiliated with UCSF as a teaching facility and have trained 3,000 Medical Doctors to date; plus remain investing in research and training grants.



Responsibilities:

A pharmacy resident is an individual at any level of graduate pharmacy education in a program accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). Trainees in subspecialty programs are specifically included. Graduate pharmacy education programs focus on the development of clinical skills, knowledge base and professional competencies. Residents also provides for delivery of basic pharmacy services, patient-oriented clinical pharmacy services, drug information and monitoring. Reviews all drug orders and checks all work completed by ancillary personnel in the department. Serves as drug expert and consultant to physicians, nursing staff and other hospital personnel. Provides quality assurance review of drug utilization throughout the hospital for various medical staff committees and the department. Incumbents will be given an introductory evaluation6months after placement in the Pharmacist Resident Grad Intern/Pharmacist Resident job code.

Must have a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) school or college of pharmacy or have a Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Equivalency Committee (FPGEC) certificate from the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP). Completion of at least 1,500 hours of professional pharmacy practice as a pharmacy intern or graduate pharmacist.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS MINIMUM REQUIRED: Valid California Pharmacist license.

Must have the unrestrictedright to work in the U.S.   Employer cannot provide visa sponsorship for this position.