Penn Medicine PRN Pharmacist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Job ID :72577
Job Category: Pharmacy
Specialty Area: Pharmacy
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: 10:30am - 7:00pm
Penn Medicine Entity: Pennsylvania Hospital
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 800 Spruce St
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Per Diem
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
Pharmacist reviews physician orders and dispenses medications and pharmaceutical preparations to inpatient and outpatient areas of the hospital. Maintains accurate patient profiles and monitors and helps manage drug therapies in order to achieve positive patient outcomes. Oversees pharmacy technicians and students and ensures accuracy of their work prior to dispensing.
Minimum Requirements :
Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacy or PharmD degree required.
Prior hospital pharmacy experience preferred.
Current licensure in the State of Pennsylvania.
Additional Information :
Must be familiar with federal and state laws and JCAHO regulations governing the profession. Knowledge of appropriate medication utilization and dosage regimens, understanding of drug incompatibilities, and knowledge of pharmaceutical and clinical procedures is essential. Must possess the clinical skills necessary to effectively monitor all patient medication therapies to assure positive patient outcomes. Must have the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of hospital personnel, patients, and families.
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.