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Clinical Pharmacist in Aventura, FL at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 1/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Take your career in the right direction – joinus at HealthTrust.  Amidst thefast-changing dynamics of healthcare within HealthTrust and our parent company(HCA – Hospital Corporation of America), come work as a Clinical Pharmacist toput into practice sustainable, practical solutions that will ultimatelytransform patient care and the communities we support.
  • More than 1,600 hospitals have partnered withHealthTrust to lower expenses and improve outcomes across healthcareoperations.
  • HealthTrust delivers supply chain, workforce,and clinical integration services to help healthcare providers improveperformance with superior pricing and operator-driven practices.Thisis accomplished by hiring valued individuals like you!
  • A seven-time recipient of a “Champion forChange” award from Practice Greenhealth, HealthTrust actively encourages andenables ecologically responsible purchasing alongside fully embracing a cultureof integrity and a code of ethics.
  • Seeking a Full Time Clinical Pharmacist who is responsiblefor providing general clinical and pharmacy.
  • Services.
  • Interpret orders and transcribes or verifies them accuratelyand efficiently into the pharmacy computer system
  • Accurately compound and dispense pharmaceuticals
  • Complies with facility policy and procedures and regulatoryrequirements
  • Monitor drug therapy regimens for contraindications,drug-drug interactions, drug-food interactions, allergies and appropriateness ofdrug and dose
  • Suggests appropriate, cost-effective therapeutic medicationalternatives to medical staff
  • Sustain the hospital formulary, minimizing nonformularyprocurements, utilizing therapeutic interchanges and promotes rational drugtherapy selection
  • Provide accurate and timely medication information tohealthcare 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 clinicalprograms
  • Document all clinical activities and interventionsaccurately and completely
  • Support and participate in the goals of the organization’squality improvement, risk management and patient safety program to include butnot limited to National Patient Safety Goals, Core Measures and HCAHPSmedication related initiatives.
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 isone of the best in the world.
  • Miami is home to the world's largest collection of art decoarchitecture.
  • 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, anItalian Renaissance-style palazzo built by industrialist James Deering, housesan art museum owned by Miami-Dade County.

Job Requirements

  • HealthTrust offers one of the leading 401(k)plans in the healthcare industry (a 100% match on up to 9% of pay based onyears of vesting service)
  • Generous Tuition Reimbursement program tosupport individuals seeking higher education.
  • Opportunities for professional growth andadvancement.
  • Balance of working in partnership with otherFacility Supply Chain Operating Room Technicians and completing tasks on anindividual basis.
  • This position requires thefollowing minimal requirements:
  • Organization – proactivelyprioritizes needs and effectively manages resources
  • Communication – communicatesclearly and concisely
  • Judgment – Makes decisionsbased upon job knowledge and experience. Considers all impacted areas indecision process. Seeks advice where applicable. Judgment sensible andreliable.
  • Customer Orientation –establishes and maintains long-term customer relationships, building trust andrespect by consistently meeting or exceeding expectations.
  • Interpersonal Skills – able towork effectively with other employees, patients and external parties
  • PC Skills – demonstratesproficiency in Microsoft Office, Meditech, and purchasing vendor applicationsand others as required
  • Policies and Procedures –articulates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, proceduresand systems
  • Basic Skills – able to performmathematical calculations, balance and reconcile figures, punctuate properly,spell correctly and transcribe accurately
  • B.S. or PharmDfrom an ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy
  • Minimumof one year of hospital experience is preferred
  • Activepharmacist license in good standing with the appropriate State Board ofPharmacy
PHYSICALDEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS Requiresprolonged sitting, some bending, stooping and stretching. Requires eye-handcoordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard,photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment. Requires normalrange of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare and communicate appropriatereports. May be exposed to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergents. Work is anoffice or pharmacy environment. Work may be stressful at times. Contact mayinvolve dealing with angry or upset people. Staff must remain flexible andavailable to provide staffing assistance for any/all disaster or emergencysituations.