HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Coord Pharmacy Clinical in Tampa, Florida

Coord Pharmacy - Clinical

*Assists with the implementation and maintenance of clinical pharmacy programs to ensure clinical services meet the requirements and needs of the patient population and community.

*Provides clinical pharmacy support and executes clinical pharmacy programs for all patient areas.

*Reviews medication orders and quality of technicians work to ensure appropriateness of drugs ordered, dosage, route and interactions. Adjusts medications dosage/schedule as appropriate for patient condition as per policy.

*Ensures medications are safely dispensed to patients in accordance with age specific guidelines. Follows appropriate procedures for the sterile preparation of IV admixtures in compliance with USP 797 standards.

*Oversight of pharmacy distribution activities including order receipt, product storage, controlled substance process, dispensing and other distributional functions.

*Participates in the evaluation and analysis of clinical data, medication use, drug and drug class monograph development in support of clinical toolkit development.

*Participates in committee meetings (i.e.: Pharmacy and Therapeutics) under the direction of the clinical coordinator or director of pharmacy. Provides clinical knowledge during meetings t ensure staff received education as appropriate.

*Assists the department in addressing physician consults as needed. Provides timely retrieval of reliable drug information from available sources.

*Closely monitors narcotic transactions by checking all controlled substances that are dispensed and reconciles the quantity/type of narcotics leaving the pharmacy. Promptly signs in narcotics received from the wholesaler; checks against pharmacy copy of the DEA 222 form and the wholesaler's invoices.

*Contributes to a culture of patient centered care by ensuring a quiet healing environment.

Education:

Bachelors of Science degree or Pharm D degree in Pharmacy from College of Pharmacy

Experience:

1 year recent inpatient hospital staff pharmacist experience (or equivalent)

*Licensure: *

Current FL Pharmacist licensed registered Pharmacist

*Skills: *

Critical thinking, service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills, ability to read/comprehend written instructions, ability to follow verbal instructions, PC skills

Job: *Pharmacy & Pharmacy Tech

Title: Coord Pharmacy Clinical

Location: Florida-Tampa-Memorial Hospital of Tampa

Requisition ID: 26537-4880