HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Pharmacist PRN in Bowling Green, Kentucky
TriStar Greenview is a 211-bed, medical-surgical facility that has served south central Kentucky for more than 40 years. TriStar Greenview provides an extensive range of diagnostic, therapeutic, emergency and surgical services. Accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, TriStar Greenview has a medical staff of more than 300 physicians. TriStar Greenview has proven to be a health care leader in the region.
POSITION SUMMARY: Following physicians' orders, the Pharmacist compounds and dispenses medications and other pharmaceuticals. The Staff Pharmacist is responsible for providing pharmaceutical care activities to ensure safe and effective drug therapy through the provision of clinical services. The Staff Pharmacist coordinates and oversees the delivery of pharmaceutical services and provides monitoring and intervention in therapeutics to provide cost effective care with optimum outcomes. The Staff Pharmacist fulfills departmental responsibilities within the long range plan, mission, vision and values of the hospital. Cares for Neonate/Infant (0-12 months) Pediatrics (1 – 17 years) Adults (18 – 79 years) Elderly (80 years). Position tasks and responsibilities include: * Maintains strong knowledge of hospital policies and government regulations and dispenses accordingly. * Consults with physicians and nursing staff regarding patient reactions, errors and complaints. * Determines and consults on possible drug interactions. * Assists in the supervision and training of pharmacy technician personnel. * Participates in Drug Utilization Review. * Assists with quality improvement initiatives, inventory and ordering of pharmaceuticals. * Monitors, records and communicates as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Utilizes knowledge of age specific needs of patient in performance of duties and responsibilities. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required. * Participates in Clinical Monitoring activities as assigned. * Participates in maintaining department inventory levels * Orders medication based on PAT levels * Orders medication based on clinical need in conjunction with formulary initiatives * Works with DOP or designee as needed in inventory management initiatives * Participates in maintaining department formulary initiatives * Communicates with appropriate medical, nursing and allied health professional staff members with regard to non-formulary decisions * Works with DOP or designee as needed in formulary clinical review process * Provides a safe environment for patient, visitor and employees through identifying/correcting/reporting health and safety hazards.
POSITION QUALIFICATION: Required Job Qualifications include: * Current Kentucky Pharmacist License * One Year of hospital experience preferred * Customer service abilities including effective communication and listening skills. * Computer skills * Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment. * Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 10 lbs. _What we offer:_ * Competitive salary * Night and weekend shift differentials * Generous PTO Plan * Great medical plans, vision & dental benefits, life & disability benefits, etc. * 401(k) Plan with 100% match * Employee Stock Purchase Program * Tuition Reimbursement * Consumer discounts * And many, many more!
Title: Pharmacist PRN
Location: Kentucky-Bowling Green-Greenview Regional Hospital
Requisition ID: 00037-55962