ER Clinical Pharmacist
Posted on: June 10, 2021
SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)
Clinical Pharmacist - Emergency Department
- 5 Years of Hospital Experience, 1 year of ER Experience or PGY2
ER Residency Preferred *
Work Schedule: 7 Days-On / 7 Days-Off from 11:30am-10:00pm
Location: Medical City Plano Hospital
Medical City Plano is a full-service, 493-bed acute care
hospital with more than 1,600 employees and over 1,000 physicians
on staff, representing over 70 specialties and subspecialties. The
medical staff at Medical City Plano is a diverse group of
experienced professionals. They are dedicated and committed to
using new technologies and keeping up-to-date on recent
advancements in health care. Every member of our staff - including
nurses, radiologists, therapists, pharmacists, support staff,
management and administration - is focused on the health and
comfort of every patient who comes through our doors.
We offer an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and growth
opportunities. Our benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental,
flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee
discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan
repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic
Clinical Pharmacist Job Summary:
The General Clinical Pharmacist is responsible for providing
general clinical and pharmacy services. This includes supervision
of technical staff.
Clinical Pharmacist Job Responsibilities:
Interpret orders and transcribes or verifies them accurately and
efficiently into the pharmacy computer system.
Accurately compound and dispense pharmaceuticals.
Complies with facility policy and procedures and regulatory
Monitor drug therapy regimens for contraindications, drug-drug
interactions, drug-food interactions, allergies and appropriateness
of drug and dose.
Suggests appropriate, cost-effective therapeutic medication
alternatives to medical staff.
Sustain the hospital formulary, minimizing nonformulary
procurements, utilizing therapeutic interchanges and promotes
rational drug therapy selection.
Provide accurate and timely medication information to healthcare
staff and patients.
Assist with clinical services such as drug consults, nutrition
support, pharmacokinetics, anticoagulant monitoring, pain
management, IV to PO, renal dosing and other programs as defined by
Pharmacy Leadership. Assist with the antimicrobial management and
other clinical programs.
Document all clinical activities and interventions accurately
Support and participate in the goals of the organization's
quality improvement, risk management and patient safety program to
include but not limited to National Patient Safety Goals, Core
Measures and HCAHPS medication related initiatives.
Complete notification reports regarding medication errors and
adverse drug reactions Participate in the training of new
pharmacists, pharmacy students, and technicians Maintain
professional competency sufficient to meet current and future needs
of the facility.
Has knowledge of the patient population served and apply that
knowledge in the care of those patients.
Provide basic technical support for automated dispensing
machines and other pharmacy computer systems. Effectively supervise
pharmacy operation activities and provides support to the whole
pharmacy team. Compliant with facility pharmacy schedule to work
physically at patient care areas to interact with medical staff,
nurses and other members of the healthcare team.
Effectively and proactively intervene in conflicts between
pharmacy and medical staff regarding drug therapy issue
Train and participate with Disaster Team drills and real-event
response as assigned.
Train and participate with Code Teams as assigned. Obtain and
maintain BLS-ACLS or PALS current certification as appropriate.
Maintain appropriate controlled substance records.
Comply with all regulatory standards.
Prioritize work and lead others to comply with facility
medication turn-around time policy and procedure. Identify areas
for improved efficiency.
Supervise and assist pharmacy technicians and other support
Act as supervisor in charge as assigned.
Participate in the continuous quality improvement of pharmacy
Provide input for improving pharmacy computer system programs
relating to pharmacy, nursing and physician programs.
Perform other duties as assigned.
- Practice and adhere to the "Code of Conduct" philosophy and
"Mission and Value Statement".
Clinical Pharmacist Job Requirements:
- Bachelor's Degree from an ACPE-accredited School of
- Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) from an ACPE-accredited School of
Pharmacy is preferred.
- Active pharmacist license in good standing with the appropriate
State Board of Pharmacy.
- ACPE-accredited IV certification preferred.
- Minimum of one year of hospital experience is preferred.
- Completion of a one-year residency in pharmacy practice (PGY1)
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