JOB CODE DESCRIPTION
Provides pharmaceutical care services to patients throughout the integrated delivery network organization.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Accurately dispenses prescription medications. Reviews patients medication order for allergy interactions, duplication of therapy, appropriateness of drug therapy, and drug-drug interaction.
Makes appropriate evidence-based interventions to optimize medication use. Ensures safe, appropriate, cost effective medication therapies for SCL Health patients.
Provides counseling to patients and promotes quality medication education and adherence. Ensures patient is well informed, treated with respect, and receives the highest level of professional level service. Ensures prescriptions are accurately billed and dispensed to the patient.
Supervises and directs activities of interns, technicians, and support personnel as required. Provides medication related clinical consultation and clarification to other health professionals. Participates in the evaluation and selection of formulary medications.
Performs in an efficient, professional manner to meet pharmacy profitability and productivity targets. Ensures compliance of the pharmacy with state board regulations.
Takes the initiative to solve problems including, but not limited to, equipment, maintenance, drug availability, staffing issues, and extraordinary patient care concerns. Participates in quality and patient safety initiatives.
Identifies potential areas for improvement including processes that could be streamlined or revised to improve patient satisfaction. Identifies potential safety hazards that may create problems for patients and/or staff, and takes appropriate actions. Participates in departmental meetings, contributing ideas or feedback.
Supports inventory and stewardship initiatives.
(All SCL jobs) Promotes mission, vision, and values of SCL Health, and abides by service behavior standards.
(All SCL jobs) Performs other duties as assigned.
(If applicable) May be required to float to other departments (within scope of competency and qualifications) based on business need.
(If applicable) May be required to be placed on-call during a regularly scheduled shift
Graduate of an accredited College of Pharmacy with a five-year Bachelor of Science Degree or Pharm D. required.
CERTIFICATION, REGISTRATION, LICENSE
(*indicates primary source verification requirement)
Current licensure by the state of practice in Pharmacy is required.
BCLS certification is required.
Immunization certification required.
Board certification in pharmacy practice or other recognized BPS specialty is preferred.
MTM (Medication Therapy Management) cert is preferred.
One (1) year of experience in a outpatient or retail Pharmacy is preferred.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements list must be representative of the knowledge, skills, minimum education, training, licensure, experience, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Organization: Clinical Float Pool/Travel Program
Primary Location: CO-Denver/Boulder/Surrounding Areas-Broomfield
Department: ESS-Nursing Float Pool
Schedule: Per Diem/PRN
Shift: Variable Shift
Job Number: 18004911
SCL Health System