Serving the community for nearly 60 years, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center provides the most comprehensive, quality healthcare in Southern Nevada. As Las Vegas' largest acute care facility, Sunrise provides sophisticated inpatient and outpatient services to the community. Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center has been selected the Consumer Choice Award recipient for 15 consecutive years and had earned the American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award. We are also ranked Nursing Professionals Top 100 Hospitals to work for!
Job Summary The Clinical Pharmacist-ED is responsible for providing general clinical and pharmacy services in the Emergency Department Satellite Pharmacy. This may include supervision of technical staff.
Actively participates in disease state management in the ED arena by working collaboratively with licensed independent practitioners (LIPs) for patients requiring care for targeted conditions such as sepsis, pneumonia and COPD.
Interpret orders and transcribes or verifies them accurately and efficiently into the pharmacy computer system
Accurately compound and dispense medications efficiently and expeditiously.
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 LIPs.
Implement the hospital formulary, minimizing non-formulary procurements, utilizing therapeutic interchanges
and promotes rational drug therapy selection
Provide accurate and timely medication information to clinicians and patients
Assist with clinical services such as drug consults, nutrition support, pharmacokinetics, anticoagulant
monitoring, pain management, IV to PO, renal dosing and other approved programs and protocols.
Nevada State licensure as a Pharmacist
Current BLS/ACLS certification is required
Minimum 1 year as a Pharmacist in ICU/ED setting, or completion of a PGY-1/PGY-2 in Emergency Medicine/Critical Care Medicine is preferred
Customer service abilities including effective communication skills.