Clinical Pharmacist - IV/Chemo Room Supervisor
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-08-21
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The Clinical Pharmacist conducts drug utilization review studies and consults with medical practitioners on prescription orders, patient reactions, and errors. The incumbent works closely with patients and healthcare providers to provide information and guidance about the effects of prescription drugs, and help plan effective drug therapy programs.
CORE JOB FUNCTIONS
Works collaboratively with all healthcare providers to optimize patient care.
Advises physicians on the inherent dangers of drugs, incorrect prescription doses, and their eventual side effects.
Promotes improvement in drug usage and dosage and provides supervision to therapeutic procedures for best results.
Coordinates the Pharmacy’s duties, including the preparation, labeling, and delivery of various medications or supplies according to prescriptions.
Ensures all dispensed drugs are recorded and delivered in accordance with local, state, and federal laws and regulations.
Observes and treats patients in all healthcare settings and conducts research to further pharmaceutical care and advance the treatment and prevention of disease.
Individualizes medication regimens while accounting for pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic variations in drug absorption.
Suggests improvement in work methods.
Conducts and evaluates medication histories, assesses compliance, and suggests modifications to achieve desired outcomes.
Certification and Licensing:
Certification in relevant specialty or field
Minimum 3 years of relevant experience
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