Kaiser Job Openings – Inpatient Pharmacist

Job Description:

Under indirect supervision, monitors and/or manages the medication therapy of specific hospitalized or ambulatory patients as assigned. Performs other duties as required.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Dispenses, compounds, procures, stores and distributes pharmacy products
  • Verifies accuracy of medication preparation and dispensing by pharmacy personnel
  • Participates in assigned education and training programs
  • Provides direction to Pharmacists Residents, Pharmacist Interns, Pharmacy Technicians, and other non-licensed personnel
  • Performs other duties as required
  • Under indirect supervision, monitors and/or manages the medication therapy of specific hospitalized or ambulatory patients as assigned
  • Interviews patients to obtain information regarding medication use, medication allergies and sensitivities
  • Advises patients of directions for use, medication, storage requirements, importance or compliance, precautions and warning for medication therapy
  • Provides medical personnel with medication information drug therapy options, and pharmacokinetic dosing advice

Job Requirements:

  • Aseptic technique and preparation of sterile IV products and chemotherapeutic agents
  • Emergency medication/drug monitoring
  • Federal and State laws and regulations regarding the provision of pharmaceutical services
  • Extract pertinent information from patient/other sources for the patient’s medical management plan
  • Must have the ability to teach and be able to evaluate the effectiveness of the teaching
  • Possess excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • Operate pharmacy computer system(s) and other equipment
  • Read fine print
  • Lift or transport 1-50 lbs
  • Frequent bending/reaching/stooping
  • Must be able to generate prescription labels
  • Current CA Registered Pharmacist License
  • B.S. in Pharmacy req’d, Pharm.D. preferred
  • American Heart Association approved Basic Life Support (BLS) care required for existing incumbents by 12/31/2010. Current BLS card required for new hires 12/20/2009.
  • Must be able to obtain an NPI# within one month in position
  • Comprehensive knowledge of current pharmacological/biopharmaceutical principles, medical terminology, pathologies, disease states, and related information for medical management plan

Job Details:

Company:  Kaiser Permanente

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Fresno, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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