Responsible for assuring that the drug therapy needs of the patients are met. Ensures the prompt and accurate dispensing and delivery of medications to patients. Supervises the work of supportive personnel. Processes physician orders and reviews patient medication profiles for appropriateness of therapy. Performs clinical pharmacy interventions as assigned. Acts as drug information resource to patients, medical staff, nursing staff and ancillary department personnel. Participates in the department's performance improvement activities. Reports to the Director of Pharmacy.
This individualï¿½s responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Order verification and performing medication profile reviews that should include but not limited to: checking for duplications, drug- drug and drug-food interactions, allergies, drug appropriateness, dosing, and frequency.
Check High Risk IVs, renal dose adjusting medications, IV to PO conversions, initiates/modifies/ discontinues therapy, and mediates black box warning interventions.
Provide for collaborative practice management as per facility-approved protocols for anticoagulation, parenteral nutrition, vancomycin and aminoglycoside consults, etc.
Assist with medication reconciliation and clarification of unsafe and unclear drug therapy orders.
Graduated from an accredited College of Pharmacy with a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D) degree. Or
A Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D) degree preferred.
Registration with Florida State Board of Pharmacy required.
Skills and Abilities
Must possess good oral and written communications skills in the English language and able to communicate
With all levels of the organization. Good organizational skills preferred. Basic computer skills required.
Previous hospital pharmacy experience preferred: ASHP accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency preferred or 3 years clinical hospital experience preferred
Primary Location: Coral Gables, Florida
Facility: Coral Gables Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005005895
About Coral Gables Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.