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Pharmacist

Job ID: 95354 Date posted: April 29, 2019

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital
  • Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy Jobs
  • Variable
  • Full-Time

Responsibilities

Summary

As the Operating Room - Pharmacist you will provide the professional, clinical and technical knowledge, and skills and expertise required for the provision of comprehensive pharmaceutical care for our operating room that supports the mission, values and philosophy of Pharmacy Services and Sharp HealthCare.  

Pharmacy is a 24-hour, seven days a week operation with a centralized distribution model with PYXIS profile and decentralized clinical pharmacy services.  Our busy 19 bed operating room (OR) provides county-wide services including Level 2 trauma, Kidney, pancreatic and Cardiac transplant and extensive orthopedics.  Sharp Memorial Hospital's Pharmacy offers an excellent clinical program which allows for a very "hands on" approach for our Pharmacists. Our program includes Pharmacokinetics, Antibiotic Surveillance, Nutritional Support, Anti-coagulation, Renal Target and Pain Management. We offer certification in all these areas.  This pharmacist will be responsible for establishing pharmacy clinical services in the OR in collaboration with the area physicians and nurses.  Services to include clinical activities, distribution, oversight of OR regulatory issues, cost containment and others as needed.

Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds. Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.  

Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Person-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.


Location 
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
 
Hours
FULL-TIME
8 hours variable shift, weekends as needed.
 
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Current unencumbered CA Pharmacist license 
  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers 
  • One (1) year current Pharmacist experience in an inpatient hospital pharmacy environment preferred
  • Ability to work in a complex and fast-paced environment
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Ability to organize work and follow through on responsibilities
  • Ability to manage fluctuating workload and technicians 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in computer skills
 
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D)
  • One year of experience in a hospital operating room environment
  • Completion of a Pharmacy Residency program (PGY1/PGY2)
  • Board Certification as a Specialist (i.e. BCPS, BCCP, BCNSP, BCOP) 
  

Essential physical requirements may be discussed during interview.

 

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


Keywords: Pharmacist jobs in San Diego, PGY1, PGY2, Operating Room

 

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