HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Coord Pharmacy Clinical in Port Charlotte, Florida
Fawcett Memorial Hospital is located in the Tampa Bay area along Florida's Gulf Coast. Celebrating over 40 years of providing quality healthcare to Charlotte County, our mission is to make each patient encounter an opportunity to heal, with care, and compassion and with dedication to excellence. Fawcett Memorial Hospital is a 237-bed, full-service acute care hospital serving Charlotte County and the surrounding areas since 1975. Clinical specialties include 24-hour emergency care center, a comprehensive ACoS CoC accredited cancer program, Joint Commission accredited Stroke Center of Excellence , accredited Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Joint Commission certified Orthopedic and Spine Center , wound management and hyperbaric medicine , Inpatient and Outpatient Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, state-of-the-art cardiovascular surgery program , sports & rehabilitation services, and many outpatient programs.
We are proud to be joined by over 350 of the area’s most respected physicians. Fawcett has received the America’s Top 100 Hospital recognition by Healthgrades for 2015 which puts the facility in the top 2% in the nation for clinical excellence. What does all of this mean to you? It means that right here in Charlotte County, you have access to one of the best hospitals in the area.
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.
Bachelors of Science degree or Pharm D degree in Pharmacy from College of Pharmacy
1 year recent inpatient hospital staff pharmacist experience (or equivalent)
Current FL Pharmacist licensed registered Pharmacist
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-Port Charlotte-Fawcett Memorial Hospital - Port Charlotte
Requisition ID: 01371-7063