Baylor College Of Medicine Houston , TX 77020

Posted 3 weeks ago

To provide professional skills in the distribution of drugs and in clinical services offered to patients and staff.

  • Interprets physician's orders for medications and ensures therapy is appropriate for patient's diagnosis, weight, and age.

  • Compounds and dispenses prescribed medications per physician's orders in all patient care areas in accordance with departmental and applicable laws.

  • Detects, prevents, evaluates, and reports, when necessary, Adverse Drug Events.

  • Maintains patient medication profiles and develops patient care plans.

  • Counsels patients receiving medications.

  • Provides drug information to members of the health care team.

  • May supervise the activities of support personnel.

  • May assist in the training and development of newly employed departmental staff.

  • May serve as preceptor to technicians, pharmacy students, residents, and extended-interns.

  • May participate in pharmaceutical continuing education, in accordance with departmental performance standards.

  • May conduct/participate in research activities to include publishing findings in professional journals.


  • Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy or Pharm.D. degree from an accredited school of Pharmacy.

  • Current licensure from the Texas State Board of Pharmacy.


  • Infusion pharmacy experience.

  • Experience with computerized systems.

  • Experience in the provision of basic clinical services desirable.

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