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Clinical Pharmacist I Inpatient - Days - Medical Intensive Care - Hospital of the University of Penn

Job ID: 148225
Category: Pharmacy
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Aug 9, 2022
Work Schedule: Days

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Description

Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Penn Medicine and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania is Seeking a Full time Clinical Pharmacist for Medical Intensive Care 

Schedule is Day Shift Hours 


Summary:

Provides comprehensive, quality medication management for patients of Penn Medicine through application of pharmacy practice standards. Reviews physician orders and dispenses medications and pharmaceutical preparations to inpatient and outpatient areas of the hospital. Maintains accurate patient profiles and monitors and helps manage drug therapies in order to achieve positive patient outcomes. Oversees pharmacy technicians and students and ensures accuracy of their work prior to dispensing. Adheres to Pharmacy Policies and Procedures and organizational goals and objectives.

    Responsibilities:

    • Prepares and dispenses medications using appropriate techniques to ensure outcomes of drug therapies and following the health system’s policies and procedures
    • Provides concise, applicable and timely responses to drug information requests from health care providers and patients.
    • Ensures continuity of pharmaceutical care to and from the acute and ambulatory patient-care settings.
    • Participates in the established process for assessing, managing, and reporting ADEs.
    • Participates in the management of medical emergencies.
    • Assumes responsibility for the adherence to the medication-use policies and guidelines.
    • Manages time effectively to fulfill practice responsibilities.
    • Complies in all activities with accreditation, legal, regulatory, and safety requirements for a specific practice setting.

    Credentials:

    • Pharmacist (Required)
    • Current pharmacist license in the state of Pennsylvania required at time of hire.

    Education or Equivalent Experience:

    • Bachelor of Arts or Science or Pharm. D  in Pharmacy from an accredited College of Pharmacy required.

    We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

    Live Your Life's Work

    We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

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