Clinical Pharmacist - Tulane Medical Center
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About Tulane :
From its humble beginnings in a church schoolroom, Tulane has emerged as a major academic center in the south by adhering to the aspirations of our founders. Simply put, we are in the business of caring for others and for defining the practice of medicine along the way.
At Tulane Medical Center, our mission statement reminds us that above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. When we speak of our mission, we usually think about our dedication to patients and their families and our commitment to them. But we are also equally committed to our employees. You are part of an organization with a long history of compassion and service to patients. The degree to which we as an organization can provide quality healthcare service is highly dependent on how well you are able to perform your job.
We are committed to providing you a Healthy Work Environment and rewarding career. These principles reflect our commitment to you in five areas: Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation and Rewards, and Staffing.
As a member of the Tulane Medical Center (TMC) family, you can be assured of:
- A safe place to work.
- Having the tools, equipment and training necessary to perform your duties.
- Open and available communication with your supervisors and the leadership of your facility.
- A fair application of workplace policies, procedures and disciplinary proceedings.
- Fair and understandable compensation and benefits
The Clinical Pharmacist
oversees all activities of the department pertaining to the ordering, preparation and dispensing of pharmaceutical preparations in accordance with federal, state and local laws and in compliance with the requirements of the Louisiana Board of Pharmacy.
Primary Job Duties:
- Reviews, interprets and clarifies physician orders for overdoses, incompatibilities, and duplicate medications.
- Weighs, measures, and prepares medication products utilizing appropriate tools and equipment.
- Issues Schedule II medications and maintains appropriate records.
- Maintains appropriate Quality Assurance records.
- Supervises technician and student activities.
- Provides drug information to nurses, physicians and patients.
- Applies knowledge of growth and development in patient interactions and treatment.
- Performs pharmacy technician duties as assigned
- Licensure/Certification/Registration: Louisiana licensed pharmacist or eligible.
- Education: Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from a college accredited by the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE). PharmD degree preferred.
- Experience: Minimum of 1 year post-graduate pharmacy practice preferred. New graduates accepted.
- Special qualifications: Must be able to successfully complete established competencies for the position within designated probationary period. Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Hours of work: Shift as scheduled.