We are looking for a Clinical Pharmacist Specialist with Pharmacy at St. Joseph Hospital Eureka.
Location: Eureka, CA
Work Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly hours
Shift: 10-hour Nights
The Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Primary Care will collaborate with primary care providers and staff to improve the health of SJHMG patients. He/she will provide collaborative drug therapy management services, assist medical personnel and patients with drug information and identification, develop and sustain productive patient relationships, make patient needs a primary focus, evaluate and resolve potential drug therapy problems identified through any and all available sources, interview patients to obtain information regarding drug use, drug allergies/sensitivities and document the information in the patient's medical record or pharmacy information system, confer with medical personnel regarding care and treatment of patient related clinical diagnosis, drug combinations and dosage forms, and other factors that might influence the course of treatment and the activity of the drugs, including drug identification, suggesting changes in drug therapy and/or use as appropriate. Provide direction to pharmacy interns, residents, fellows, pharmacy technicians and other pharmacy personnel.
The Clinical Pharmacist Specialty Primary Care supports SJHMC Primary Care & SJH Pharmacy Services by managing and overseeing the prescribing, dosing modification, EMR documentation, and surveillance of medication to optimize patient clinical care outcomes and avert the risk of harm.
The Clinical Pharmacist Specialty is an autonomous highly skilled Pharmacist integrated into the Primary care setting to provide Medical Staff, Clinical staff, Pharmacy Staff, and Patient education regarding the prescribing, monitoring, and optimization of medication therapies and improve patient clinical outcomes and disease state management
Policy development, continuous process improvement, continuing education, clinical staff development, Pharmacy intern preceptorship, and supervision of Pharmacy Technician
Knowledge of pharmacy law and regulations
Excellent communication skills
Problem solving skills and decision-making abilities
Clinical background including influencing medication prescribing habits
Ability to work as a team member
Minimum Position Qualifications:
License / Certification:
Preferred Position Qualifications:
License / Certification:
CA Licensure as an Advanced Pharmacist Practitioner
National Geographic Traveler calls Humboldt County one of the world's top ten great places while the USDA declares this area to be "America's Most Scenic Rural County."
It's also home for St. Joseph Hospital, located in Eureka and serving the community since 1920. We're a full-service, state-of-the-art facility with 145 licensed beds including a 15-bed Acute Rehab Unit.
Redwood Memorial Hospital is located in the Eel River Valley in the southern part of Humboldt County.
Redwood Memorial Hospital fosters a healing and welcoming environment by taking a holistic, patient-centered approach to medicine.
To learn more about our facilities and all Humboldt County has to offer, please visit: www.stjosepheureka.org
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