Job ID: 198042
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Work Schedule: Full Time Evening Shift - 40 hours per week
DescriptionPenn 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.
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center has an Evening Shift Inpatient Pharmacist opportunity!
The Evening Shift Inpatient Pharmacist is responsible for the following:
Evening Shift Times:
Weekend Requirement – Every 4th weekend.
Holiday Requirement – One summer holiday, one winter holiday, and Martin Luther King Jr. Day every 3rd year.
Summer Holidays – Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day
Winter Holidays – Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day
The Department features a very active Pharmacist Intervention Program where decentralized Pharmacists interact with the Medical and Nursing Staffs to promote rational, cost-effective therapy. Penn Presbyterian Medical Center also manages a very successful Antibiotic Management Program. Presbyterian is a major teaching site for the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia and several staff members have adjunct faculty status.
Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:
Providing comprehensive, quality medication management for patients of Penn Medicine through application of pharmacy practice standards
Reviewing physician orders and dispensing medications and pharmaceutical preparations to inpatient and outpatient areas of the hospital
Maintaining accurate patient profiles and monitoring and helping manage drug therapies in order to achieve positive patient outcomes
Overseeing pharmacy technicians and students and ensuring accuracy of their work prior to dispensing
Adhering to Pharmacy Policies, Procedures, organizational goals and objectives
Performing duties in accordance with Penn Medicine and entity values, polices, and procedures
Required Work Experience
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.