Clinical Pharmacy Specialist – Cardiovascular ICU
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist – Cardiovascular ICU Job Summary • Maintains a professional image and exhibits excellent customer relations to patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers in accordance with our Service Excellence Standards and Core Values. • Exhibits and conveys the message of the Service Excellence Standards, Value of Caring, Value of the Person, Value of Quality, and the Value of Integrity in every interaction. • Works as a team member with a positive attitude when interacting with other department employees including pharmacy students and residents in addition to other hospital personnel. • Knowledgeable in medications and exhibits the clinical and professional skills to positively interact with physicians, nurses, residents, students, and other health care practitioners. • Knows and follows institutional pharmacy policies and procedures and medication policies and procedures. • Knows and follows state and federal laws regarding dispensing of medications. • Accurately interprets and enters medication orders in the computer for drug administration. • Contacts the provider in a timely manner when there is a concern about a medication order as needed. • Works primarily in a decentralized model providing comprehensive clinical pharmacy services including but not • limited to pharmacokinetics, drug dosing consultations, and adult parenteral nutrition management. • Provide drug information, drug therapy recommendations, and education to physicians, nurses, patients, pharmacy staff, pharmacy residents and students related to assigned clinical areas. • Reporting of adverse drug events (ADE) within assigned clinical areas. • Development of department educational/monitoring tools and in-services to promote continued growth of clinical pharmacy services and up to date practice as it pertains assigned clinical areas. • Assist with protocol development as necessary related to assigned clinical areas. • Participate in hospital committees related to assigned clinical areas where pharmacy involvement is needed. • Review appropriate use of medications to include optimization of use and cost considerations. • Contribute to the continued development of the practice of the profession of pharmacy.
Work Schedule: 80 Hours biweekly. Full Time.
Qualifications /Training: • PGY1, required • Ability to work independently, required
Licenses/Certifications/Registrations/Education: • Baccalaureate degree or PharmD Degree from an accredited school of pharmacy, required • Current, unrestricted license to practice pharmacy in the state of South Carolina
Florence, SC, United States