HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Pharmacist / FT Mixed in El Paso, Texas

POSITION SUMMARY: The Clinical Pharmacist under the direct supervision of the Pharmacy Operations Coordinator ensures the prompt and accurate delivery of medications to patients and drug information to health care professionals and patients to assist in providing rational drug therapy. The clinical Pharmacist is responsible for supporting and participating in the department's clinical programs aimed at enhancing the quality of drug therapy.


  1. Reviews and interprets physician medication orders ensuring appropriate therapy
  2. Ensures that the compounding and dispensing of all medications is accurate and timely.
    1. Actively participates in the pharmaceutical care of the patient to promote a positive outcome.
    2. Maintains responsibility for supporting and participating in the department's clinical programs aimed at enhancing the quality of drug therapy.
    3. Actively contributes to the advancement of the department's clinical services.
  3. Other duties as assigned

PERFORMANCE OUTCOMES: 1. Individual Leadership: Demonstrates confidence in own skills, knowledge and ability and opportunities for personal growth and ability to accept and adapt change. 2. Customer Service: Demonstrates customer service skills with both internal and external customers. 3. Transcultural Sensitivity: Treats patients/customers as individuals with unique values, beliefs, and practices. 4. Risk Management/Patient/Customer Safety: Demonstrates patient/customer safety according to policies and procedures. 5. Educator: Identifies, implements, and/or evaluates opportunities for patient/family education. 6. Infection Control: Demonstrates infection control practices congruent with policies and procedures. 7. Performance Improvement: Performs, participates, implements and evaluates performance improvement activities at the department level. 8. Financial Accountability: Identifies opportunities for waste reduction and department efficiency. 9. Information Management: Demonstrates adherence to information management polices and procedures, maintaining confidentiality at all times. 10. Communication: Works as a team member through interaction, assistance and demonstration of appropriate communication skills and reporting/activation of the chain of command appropriately. 11. Practices Professionalism: Performs, participates, implements and evaluates personal performance. 12. Ethics/Compliance: Performs all duties ethically, complying with all policies and procedures, federal, state, and local laws. 13. Environment of care: Demonstrates accountability in role and responsibilities of the 7 Environment of Care plans. 14. Job Specific: Clinical Pharmacist


*REQUIRED EDUCATION: * Graduate of an accredited school of Pharmacy

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE : One year hospital pharmacy experience

PREFERRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: One year experience as a hospital pharmacist is preferred, but not required Ability to learn aseptic technique Good judgement and decision making skills Ability to manage several tasks simultaneously Maintain pharmaceutical knowledge with continuing education Ability to learn multiple computer skills

Title: Pharmacist / FT Mixed

Location: Texas-El Paso-Las Palmas Medical Center - El Paso

Requisition ID: 01515-15857