Outpatient Pharmacist Full Time Days
Posted on: March 29, 2020
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- AdventHealth - Orlando Location Address: Top Reasons to work at
AdventHealth - Orlando
- Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital,
1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
- Serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the
Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
- AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency
Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the
- We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation,
providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and
125,000 outpatients each year Work Hours/Shift: Full Time Days You
Will Be Responsible For:
- Coordination of prescription processing and dispensing of
medication in the Retail Pharmacy. Greets patient at pharmacy
counter and fills in clinical patient information (DOB, allergies,
and pediatric weight, etc.) or supervises staff in same. Interprets
accurately all prescriptions received, checking for appropriateness
of medication dose, strength, route of administration, frequency,
proper prescribing directions, etc. Screens prescription and
profile for drug allergies, interactions, contraindications,
duplication of therapy, non-compliance and other drug related
problems. Contacts and confers with physician immediately if there
are any questions or irregularities regarding the prescription.
Makes appropriate suggestions to patient or family member regarding
drug therapy during counseling session. Calculates accurately drug
dosages when needed to assure appropriate dispensing. Prepares
accurately and completely labels, dispenses medications and/or
supervises technician in doing same. Exhibits good aseptic
technique in preparation of extemporaneous medications and/or
supervises technician in doing same. Checks prescription before
final dispensing to patient; checks drug label for accuracy against
original prescription, stock container(s) and patient profile.
Dispenses narcotics accurately in compliance with all appropriate
requirements and/or supervises technician in doing it. Maintains
accurate computer records of medications dispensed. Performs
clinical review on all outgoing prescriptions and verifies that all
necessary information is on the written prescription.
- Provides medication information to physicians, office personnel
and patients, giving advice on proper drug utilization,
interactions, side effects, etc. Gives written recommendations
regarding medications as needed. Answers patients' questions
regarding drug interactions, allergic reactions, or any other
drug-related issue. Counsels patients, at the time of dispensing
medication in regards to all necessary information for the proper
use of their medications. Efforts are made to enhance patient
compliance and medical care.
- Contributes to the management and efficient operation of the
pharmacy, including financial aspects. Contributes ideas to improve
patient care and pharmacy organization. Plans and manages time in
order to complete work assignments within scheduled time frame so
that assistance may be given to other team members when need or as
directed. Demonstrates ability to work effectively under pressure
and stress. Maintains patient confidentiality at all times. Read
memos and participates in staff meetings. Delegates tasks to
pharmacy technicians and students as appropriate and checks their
work carefully. Takes time to understand new policies and
procedures. Aids in training support staff, new pharmacists, and
pharmacy students. Opens and closes the pharmacy as scheduled.
Assists in ordering medications from wholesalers or other vendors
and supervises technician in doing same.
- Participates in activities designed for professional growth.
Utilizes available educational materials, programs, and literature
and resource personnel for professional development. Maintains
licensure requirements in accordance with Florida Law to include at
least 15 hours of approved Continuing Education hours per year.
Demonstrates knowledge of the levels of growth, development, and
skills for all age groups [Neonate/Infant (0- Adolescent (12-
What You Will Need: Required:
- B.S. in Pharmacy or Pharm.D degree.
- A current license as a pharmacist in the state of Florida.
- Experience in a community pharmacy and previous clinical
- PGY1 residency Job Summary: The Staff Pharmacist utilizes
organizational skills, pharmaceutical expertise and people skills
in working with patients, physicians, and other office personnel to
ensure delivery of optimal patient care consistent with the
philosophy, goals, policies, and procedures of the Retail Pharmacy.
Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts
responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally
respectful to all. This facility is an equal opportunity employer
and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination
laws, regulations and ordinances.
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