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Clinical Pharmacist in Aventura, FL at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 3/17/2019

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Job Description



THE COMPANY:
  • Take your career in the right direction – join us at HealthTrust. Amidst the fast-changing dynamics of healthcare within HealthTrust and our parent company (HCA – Hospital Corporation of America), come work as a Clinical Pharmacist to put into practice sustainable, practical solutions that will ultimately transform patient care and the communities we support.
  • More than 1,600 hospitals have partnered with HealthTrust to lower expenses and improve outcomes across healthcare operations.
  • HealthTrust delivers supply chain, workforce, and clinical integration services to help healthcare providers improve performance with superior pricing and operator-driven practices.This is accomplished by hiring valued individuals like you!
  • A seven-time recipient of a “Champion for Change” award from Practice Greenhealth, HealthTrust actively encourages and enables ecologically responsible purchasing alongside fully embracing a culture of integrity and a code of ethics.


THE POSITION:
  • Seeking a Full Time Clinical Pharmacist who is responsible for providing general clinical and pharmacy.
  • Services.
  • Interpret orders and transcribes or verifies them accurately and efficiently into the pharmacy computer system
  • Accurately compound and dispense pharmaceuticals
  • Complies with facility policy and procedures and regulatory requirements
  • Monitor drug therapy regimens for contraindications, drug-drug interactions, drug-food interactions, allergies and appropriateness of drug and dose
  • Suggests appropriate, cost-effective therapeutic medication alternatives to medical staff
  • Sustain the hospital formulary, minimizing nonformulary procurements, utilizing therapeutic interchanges and promotes rational drug therapy selection
  • Provide accurate and timely medication information to healthcare staff and patients
  • Assist with clinical services such as drug consults, nutrition support, pharmacokinetics, anticoagulant monitoring, pain management, IV to PO, renal dosing and other programs as defined by Pharmacy Leadership.
  • Assist with the antimicrobial management and other clinical programs
  • Document all clinical activities and interventions accurately and completely
  • Support and participate in the goals of the organization’s quality improvement, risk management and patient safety program to include but not limited to National Patient Safety Goals, Core Measures and HCAHPS medication related initiatives.


THE LOCATION:



Aventura Hospital– Miami- FL

  • Miami gets its name from one of the tribes that lived here.
  • It's the only US city that was founded by a woman.
  • The art deco nightclub district on Miami's South Beach is one of the best in the world.
  • Miami is home to the world's largest collection of art deco architecture.
  • Miami is the US's warmest location in winter
  • The world's only Everglades eco-system is located in Miami, and it supports subtropical ecological communities.
  • Greater Miami has a number of art museums. Villa Vizcaya, an Italian Renaissance-style palazzo built by industrialist James Deering, houses an art museum owned by Miami-Dade County.




Job Requirements



WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?
  • HealthTrust offers one of the leading 401(k) plans in the healthcare industry (a 100% match on up to 9% of pay based on years of vesting service)
  • Generous Tuition Reimbursement program to support individuals seeking higher education.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement.
  • Balance of working in partnership with other Facility Supply Chain Operating Room Technicians and completing tasks on an individual basis.


EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • This position requires the following minimal requirements:
  • Organization – proactively prioritizes needs and effectively manages resources
  • Communication – communicates clearly and concisely
  • Judgment – Makes decisions based upon job knowledge and experience. Considers all impacted areas in decision process. Seeks advice where applicable. Judgment sensible and reliable.
  • Customer Orientation – establishes and maintains long-term customer relationships, building trust and respect by consistently meeting or exceeding expectations.
  • Interpersonal Skills – able to work effectively with other employees, patients and external parties
  • PC Skills – demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Office, Meditech, and purchasing vendor applications and others as required
  • Policies and Procedures – articulates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, procedures and systems
  • Basic Skills – able to perform mathematical calculations, balance and reconcile figures, punctuate properly, spell correctly and transcribe accurately


EDUCATION
  • B.S. or PharmD from an ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy


EXPERIENCE
  • Minimum of one year of hospital experience is preferred


CERTIFICATE/LICENSE
  • Active pharmacist license in good standing with the appropriate State Board of Pharmacy



PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS Requires prolonged sitting, some bending, stooping and stretching. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare and communicate appropriate reports. May be exposed to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergents. Work is an office or pharmacy environment. Work may be stressful at times. Contact may involve dealing with angry or upset people. Staff must remain flexible and available to provide staffing assistance for any/all disaster or emergency situations.

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