HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Pharmacist, Full-time Mixed Shifts in Gainesville, Florida
*North Florida Regional Healthcare *is an organization centered around the community hospitals in Gainesville, Florida -- North Florida Regional Medical Center (NFRMC) and Lake City Medical Center (LCMC). NFRMC is a 432-bed, full-service medical and surgical acute care center serving North Central Florida and offering comprehensive cardiovascular care, oncology, orthopedics, neurosciences, minimally-invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery, weight loss surgery and treatment, women’s health and wound therapy, among other services. A proven leader, NFRMC is fully accredited, is certified as a Primary Stroke Center and a Quality Top Performer by The Joint Commission in four consecutive years, is an accredited Chest Pain Center, is designated as a Blue Distinction™ Center for Knee and Hip Replacement, Spine Surgery and Bariatric Surgery and recognized by U.S.News & World Report for its High-Performing Gynecology Program in 2010. North Florida Regional Medical Center is a member of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). Based in Nashville, Tennessee, HCA is the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 163 hospitals and 109 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and Great Britain.
Identifies, resolves, and prevents drug-related problems. Recommends and monitors patient drug therapy and provides drug information. Interacts with patients, family, and other health care providers as appropriate to assure continuity of services and to achieve desired patient outcomes through safe, timely, cost-effective drug therapy.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: * Prepares and dispenses medication orders according to established policies, procedures, and protocols. * Ensures safe, appropriate, cost effective medication therapies for patients according to established policies, procedures and protocols. * Monitors drug therapy on an ongoing basis for potential drug related problems and resolves them. * Manages medication therapy according to approved protocols, such as pharmacokinetics, renal dose adjustments, parenteral nutrition, anticoagulation dosing, IV to PO conversions, formulary substitutions, electrolyte replacement, and PCA dosing. * Contributes to the quality and effective operation of the department. * Contributes to the education of others such as students, medical residents, nurses, and other members of the professional staff. * Provides accurate, adequate and timely drug information to the professional staff.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Current License to practice Pharmacy in the State of Florida
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: One (1) year experience as a hospital pharmacist is preferred. ASHP residency is preferred.
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Job: *Pharmacy & Pharmacy Tech
Title: Clinical Pharmacist, Full-time Mixed Shifts
Location: Florida-Gainesville-North Florida Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00039-12534