Advanced Clinical Pharmacist
Company: Medical City Dallas
Posted on: January 6, 2022
SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)
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*** New Hires may receive up to a $5,000 Sign On Bonus ***
*** Board Certification & Residency Training Preferred ***
Work Schedule : Full-Time, Day Shifts with Rotating Weekends
Location : Medical City Dallas Hospital
Our medical team consists of more than 1,200 physicians, many of
whom are recognized as the world's best in their specialties.
Patients travel to Medical City from all over the United States and
more than 75 other countries for the sophisticated treatment
offered by our 400+ in-house physician specialists. Medical City
offers a full-service adult hospital and pediatric hospital, with
separate adult and pediatric emergency rooms, as well as numerous
outpatient clinics and diagnostic centers. Our providers have
access to state-of-the-art technology and are pioneering new
medical procedures every day to accommodate patient needs. We
operate as a 796-bed tertiary care center, and we hope from the
moment you walk through our doors, you will notice the Medical City
We offer an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and growth
opportunities. Our benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental,
flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee
discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan
repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic
Advanced Clinical Pharmacist Job Summary :
The Advanced Clinical Pharmacist is responsible for providing all
levels of pharmacy clinical services. This includes monitoring
patient medication regimens and providing appropriate interventions
as well as supporting all aspects of pharmacy operations.
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
Monitor drug therapy regimens for contraindications, drug-drug
interactions, drug-food interactions, allergies and appropriateness
of drug and dose.
Provide clinical consultation and clarification to practitioners.
Suggests appropriate, cost-effective therapeutic alternatives to
medical staff as needed.
Sustain the hospital formulary, minimizing nonformulary
procurements, utilizing therapeutic interchanges and promotes
rational drug therapy selection.
Attend and actively participate in daily multidisciplinary and
Support the hospital formulary decision process by working with
medical staff to promote rational drug therapy and make
improvements identified by drug utilization evaluations.
Provide accurate and timely medication information to healthcare
staff and patients.
Actively participate in pharmacy 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.
Participate in the antimicrobial management and other clinical
Document all clinical activities and interventions accurately and
completely. Responsible for mentoring and education as well as
ongoing analysis of interventions to insure accurate and
appropriate documentation and provide summary reports (if
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.
Complete notification reports regarding medication errors and
adverse drug reactions.
Participate in the data collection of drug utilization evaluations,
adverse drug reactions, and pharmacy quality initiatives.
Lead the training and mentorship of pharmacists, pharmacy students,
residents, technicians, nurses and physicians.
Participate in the training of new pharmacists, pharmacy students,
residents, technicians, nurses and physicians.
Participate in preceptorship of pharmacy students and/or
Maintain professional competency sufficient to meet current and
future needs of the facility.
Has knowledge of the patient populations served and apply that
knowledge in the care of those patients.
Provide basic technical support for automated dispensing machines
and other pharmacy computer systems.
Effectively supervise pharmacy operation activities and provides
support to the whole pharmacy team.
Compliant with facility pharmacy schedule to work physically at
patient care areas to interact with medical staff, nurses and other
members of the healthcare team.
Effectively and proactively intervene in conflicts between pharmacy
and medical staff regarding drug therapy issue resolutions.
Train and participate with Disaster Team drills and real-event
response as assigned.
Train and participate with Code Teams as assigned.
Maintain appropriate controlled substance records. Work with the
Pharmacy Director and appropriate manager to identify processes to
meet or exceed all controlled substance diversion prevention and
Comply with all regulatory standards. Work with the Pharmacy
Director to identify and develop processes to meet or exceed all
Prioritize work and lead others to comply with facility medication
turn-around time policy and procedure. Identify areas for improved
Supervise and assist pharmacy technicians and other support staff
Participate in establishing pharmacy goals and objectives and
assist in their implementation.
Participate with various nursing and medical staff committees as
Act as supervisor in charge as assigned.
Participate in the continuous quality review of order sets and/or
computer drug entries.
Participate in the continuous quality improvement of pharmacy
Provide input for improving pharmacy computer system programs
relating to pharmacy, nursing and physician programs.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Practice and adhere to the " Code of Conduct" philosophy and
"Mission and Value Statement".
Advanced Clinical Pharmacist Job Requirements :
B.S. or PharmD from an ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy, a Doctor
of Pharmacy from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy is
Active Pharmacist License in good standing with the appropriate
State Board of Pharmacy.
At least one of the following:
Minimum of 1 year of hospital clinical pharmacy experience or at
least 2 years of general hospital pharmacy experience required;
preferably within area of focus
Completion of hospital PGY1/ pharmacy general practice residency or
Specialty BCPS certification
Other certification (e.g. FCCP, FASHP)
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