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Clinical Pharmacist

Company:
Black Lion Group
Location:
Lagos, Nigeria
Salary:
150000
Posted:
November 29, 2016
Description:

Job brief

We are looking for a competent Clinical Pharmacist who will ensure the rational and effective use of medication. You will perform various functions through collaborative drug therapy management (CDTM) and offer excellent patient care.

A clinical pharmacist has solid clinical training and is well-versed in pharmaceutical therapy. You must be a team player and an excellent communicator. Dependability and diligence will make you an integral part of direct patient care.

The goal is to provide effective medication management for the correct treatment and prevention of illness.

Responsibilities

Develop clinical pharmacy programs according to policies and regulations

Review records of patients to determine the appropriateness of medication therapy

Evaluate patient’s condition to ensure all issues are being treated

Identify untreated health problems and refer patients to appropriate physicians

Develop effective medication plans that minimize the risk of adverse side-effects

Consult on dosages, medication substances etc.

Advise on the correct administration of drugs

Assess the results of pharmaceutical treatments

Collaborate with healthcare professionals to ensure optimal patient care

Keep accurate documentation of medication plans and patient progress

Requirements

Proven experience as clinical pharmacist

Residency training and current license are required

Excellent understanding of pharmaceutical therapy and direct patient care

Solid knowledge of drug administration and health & safety guidelines

Working knowledge of computers

Team player with outstanding communication skills (verbal and written)

Aptitude in problem-solving and decision-making

Strong professional ethics

Degree in Pharmacy/Pharmacology