HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Pharmacist PRN in Plano, Texas

Clinical Pharmacist - PRN (As Needed)

Location: The Medical Center of Plano

Following physicians' orders, the Pharmacist compounds and dispenses medications and other pharmaceuticals. 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.

Required Job Qualifications Include: * Graduate of a college of Pharmacy accredited by the American Council on Pharmacy Education. * BS or Pharm.D degree. * TX State licensure as a Pharmacist. * Minimum one year hospital pharmacy experience required. * Customer service abilities including effective listening 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 50 lbs.

Title: Clinical Pharmacist PRN

Location: Texas-Plano-The Medical Center of Plano

Requisition ID: 00058-84863