Mixed Shifts: Days, Mid-shift, Occasional Evenings and Rotating Weekends
Do you have a passion for healthcareand helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centeredenvironment? Jump-start your career in our Pharmacy department. Submit your application today!
Our Pharmacy teamsare a committed, caring group of colleagues. We have a passion for creatingpositive patient interactions. If you are dedicated to caring for thewell-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want yourknowledge and expertise!
Our employeescome first. We provide a total compensation package to make sure your needs aremet. Choose the medical, dental and vision coverage packages that best suityou. Look after your loved ones while still getting paid with our Paid FamilyLeave. Plan for your future with our matching 401k or opt-in for several otherbenefits including tuition assistance, student loan repayment, family andmedical flex spending accounts, life insurance, and identity theft protection.
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Your passion is caring. So is ours. Come grow your careerwith us—become a member of a collaborative team whose mission focuses on thecare and improvement of human life.
ResearchMedical Center has served Kansas City and the surrounding area since 1886—andthose years have allowed the 590-bed facility to put down meaningful roots in acommunity that depends on its acute and outpatient medical care services. At the Kansas City research hospital and ER, ourmission is to touch lives with hope, healing, comfort and care. Located inbeautiful Kansas City, Missouri, our hospital system is comprised of threehealth clinics that embody the heart of the HCA Midwest Health system. Ouradditional two campuses include Research Medical Center Brookside Campus, 6601Rockhill Rd, and Research Psychiatric Center, 2323 E 63rd St.
Each Research MedicalCenter facility is recognized as a healthcare leader in our region as a resultof our skilled, compassionate and dedicated doctors and nurses. With over 700doctors representing 29 medical specialties—including women's services offeringobstetrics and fertility, an emergency room and trauma center, a stroke center,a walk-in clinic, and orthopedics—we ensure that our patients’ needs are alwaysmet and that their expectations are continually exceeded at our Kansas Cityhealth clinics.
Learn more about workingwith HCA Midwest, where above all else we are committed to the care and improvementof human life:
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What you will do in this role:
The Clinical Pharmacist is responsible for providing all levels of pharmacy clinical services. This includes monitoring patient medication regimens and providing appropriate interventions as well as supporting all aspects of pharmacy operations.DUTIES (INCLUDED BUT NOT LIMITED TO):
- Interpret orders and transcribes or verifies them accurately and efficiently into the pharmacy computer
- Accurately compound and dispense pharmaceuticals
- Complies with facility policy and procedures and regulatory requirements
- Monitor drug therapy regimens for contraindications, drug interactions and drug-food interactions
- Provide clinical consultation and clarification to practitioners. Suggests appropriate, cost-effective therapeutic solutions
- Sustain the hospital formulary, minimizing nonformulary procurements, utilizing therapeutic interchanges
- Attend and actively participate in daily multidisciplinary and bedside rounds
- Support the hospital formulary decision process by working with medical staff to promote rational drug therapy and provide accurate and timely medication information to healthcare staff and patients
- Actively participate in pharmacy clinical services such as drug consults, nutrition support, pharmacokinetics
- Participate in the antimicrobial management and other clinical programs
- Document all clinical activities and interventions accurately and completely.
- Responsible for mentoring
- Support and participate in the goals of the organization’s quality improvement, risk management and patient
- Complete notification reports regarding medication errors and adverse drug reactions
- Participate in the data collection of drug utilization evaluations, adverse drug reactions, and pharmacy quality
- Participate in the training of new pharmacists, pharmacy students, residents, technicians, nurses and physicians
- Participate in preceptorship of pharmacy students and/or residents
- Maintain professional competency sufficient to meet current and future needs of the facility
- Has knowledge of the patient populations served and apply that knowledge in the care of those patients
- Provide basic technical support for automated dispensing machines and other pharmacy computer systems
- Effectively supervise pharmacy operation activities and provides support to the whole pharmacy team
- Compliant with facility pharmacy schedule to work physically at patient care areas to interact with medical staff
- Effectively and proactively intervene in conflicts between pharmacy and medical staff regarding drug therapy
- Train and participate with Disaster Team drills and realevent response as assigned
- Train and participate with Code Teams as assigned.
- Obtain and maintain BLS-ACLS or PALS current certification
- Maintain appropriate controlled substance records
- Work with the Pharmacy Director to comply with all regulatory standards
- Work with the Pharmacy Director to identify and develop processes to prioritize work and lead others to comply with facility medication turn-around time policy and procedure
- Identify areas for improved efficiency
- Supervise and assist pharmacy technicians and other support staff effectively if/when assigned
- Participate in establishing pharmacy goals and objectives and assist in their implementation
- Participate with various nursing and medical staff committees as necessary
- Participate in the continuous quality review of order sets and/or computer drug entries
- Participate in the continuous quality improvement of pharmacy operations (operational/clinical)
- Provide input for improving pharmacy computer system programs relating to pharmacy, nursing and physicians