Robert Packer Hospital
Days 8 hr
Staff pharmacists fill orders of all types of medications, monitor patient drug therapies, and provide drug information. Staff pharmacists supervise and direct support personnel. In the absence of the pharmacy manager, a staff pharmacist may be required to assume the essential responsibilities and perform the duties of the pharmacy manager. Ensures the coordination of the pharmacy services with the information technology to provide optimal patient care outcomes. Facilitates the development, implementation, and maintenance of systems that promote desirable patient outcomes through the use of safe, cost-effective drug therapies. Responsible for performing clinical appropriateness of the pharmacy information systems which includes but not limited to the evaluation and design of a system as well as planning and monitoring of the pharmacy information systems testing. Clinical staff/IT role requires flexibility to incorporate a systems perspective in collaborating the pharmacy operations, clinical practices and information system to ensure establish seamless pharmacy-IT vision with a goal of better patient care outcome.
Graduation from an ACPE accredited School of Pharmacy with a BS or Pharm D Degree.
Additional training in healthcare management or information system is preferred.
LICENSES:Currently licensed to practice Pharmacy in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
A license to practice in the State of New York is also desired.
An internship, residency, or prior experience in a health system is preferred, but not required. At least one year of experience in a clinical setting in order to:1. acquire a higher level of professional knowledge in pharmacy2. develop specific expertise in services including education, quality improvement, and drug therapy monitoring3. acquire in-depth knowledge of departmental policy and procedures4. Develop suitable supervisory and interpersonal skills. 5. Have competency in hands on working with information systems
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