Coordinates and provides the pharmaceutical care of patients. Provides leadership to pharmacy technicians.
Manages and recommends drug therapy regimes as a part of an interdisciplinary team.
Reviews, interprets and evaluates medication orders, labs and other clinically relevant information for appropriateness.
Assures timely order verification and distribution of pharmaceuticals.
Documents interventions and their outcomes for use in drug therapy quality improvement efforts.
Competencies and skills:
Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, effective communication skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Required Work Experience: No experience required.
Joe DiMaggio himself helped celebrate the opening of the first Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital back in 1992. Today, the freestanding Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital is one of the region's leading pediatric hospitals, offering a comprehensive scope of healthcare services and programs in a child-friendly atmosphere. A full-service, 226-bed hospital, we treat minor illnesses, trauma-related accidents and some of the most complex medical conditions.
Today, in its 25th year, the hospital now has the unique distinction of being the first and only pediatric hospital in the world to be designated as person-centered organization by Planetree. We are one of only four children's hospitals in Florida that performs pediatric heart transplants, and one of just a handful worldwide offering extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO).
Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Heart Institute, which has performed 21 pediatric transplant surgeries
Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
Cleft and Craniofacial Center
Cystic Fibrosis, Pulmonary and Sleep Center
Emergency Department and Trauma Center
General and Thoracic Surgery
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Pediatric Hypertension and Nephrology
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Wasie Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
[U18] Sports Medicine Program for young athletes
Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation
Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital has been named a Broward Family Favorite by Broward Family Life magazine as a Favorite Pediatric Hospital, and has been honored by US News & World Report as a Best Children's Hospital for Cardiology and Heart Surgery, Orthopedics and Urology.
Disclaimer: This job description is not intended, nor should it be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.
Memorial Healthcare System