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Clinical Pharmacist- Any State's License

Company:
Frontline National
Location:
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Posted:
March 18, 2019
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Description:

Frontline National is currently seeking a Clinical Pharmacist for a full-time opportunity in Las Vegas, Nevada. Please apply online or contact a recruiter at 513-528-7823 to learn more about this great opportunity!

Frontline National, LLC, founded in 2004, is a nationally-renowned staffing firm dedicated to identifying and placing superior candidates who possess the qualification, energy, and talent to match the high standards of client's expectations.

Frontline National is an SBA certified 8(a), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) firm, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Frontline National is dedicated to providing superior customer service to our clients and candidates. We have a proven track record and marketplace expertise to successfully recruit and place professionals on a National scale.

Frontline National is also proud to announce its participation in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership. By joining the Military Spouse Employment Partnership, Frontline National is becoming part of an even larger collective effort to support military spouse employment.

Job Duties:

-Assess patient’s response to drug therapy and planning drug therapy based on physician-established diagnoses.

-Order and evaluate laboratory tests necessary to evaluate drug therapy effects and outcomes.

-Initiate, modify, or discontinue medications for ongoing therapy of chronic disease states (e.g., hypertension, hyperlipidemia, anticoagulant, diabetes, asthma, refill clinics, etc.), in cooperation with the medical staff.

-Monitor and manage pharmacotherapy requiring periodic adjustment due to specific or changing pharmacokinetic characteristics (e.g., aminoglycosides, phenytoin, antithrombotic).

-Administer prescription or non-prescription drugs according to established agreements or MTF protocols.

-Assess metabolic needs and order therapeutic enteral or parenteral nutrition products in the inpatient setting.

-Evaluate medical and medication histories for drug-related problems and adjusting drug therapy accordingly.

-Consult with other healthcare providers (e.g., physicians, dietitians, nurses, physical therapists, etc.) about patient treatment needs or options.

-Perform a full range of pharmacist procedures.

-Review patient profiles at the time of dispensing in order to closely monitor medication therapy.

-Ensure prescription directions for use, dose, medication interactions, therapeutic duplications or overlaps, allergy information, age specific dosage, and other pertinent data are appropriate for individual patients.

-Ensure accuracy of all pharmaceutical products prepared or processed by technical staff.

-Provide medication and healthcare related in service training to clinical staff on new medications on the market; appropriate use of medications; comparison of current medication therapies; and other topics as deemed appropriate by the department head.

-Consult with other specialty practitioners to provide optimal patient pharmaceutical care.

-Document significant medication interactions, and pharmacy interactions with prescribers. Conduct Adverse Drug Reaction (ADR) reporting in accordance with The Joint Commission (TJC) or the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC) standards as appropriate.

-Facilitate medical staff drug utilization reviews (DURs) as deemed necessary.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Completion of the following:

-Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) from a college or university accredited by the Accreditation Council on Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE).

Internship/Residency:

-Completion of a clinical pharmacy residency or fellowship accredited by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists or American College of Clinical Pharmacy or documentation of appropriate education, training, and/or CME in the practice of clinical pharmacy.

Experience: Candidates must have the following experience:

-Must have minimum of one year experience as an inpatient pharmacist

Security:

-National Background

-Must be US Citizen

-Must have reliable transportation to and from work site

License/Certification and Training:

-Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as a pharmacist.

-Basic Life Support (BLS) with American Heart Association

-Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) with American Heart Association

Schedule:

-24/7 operation -days, evenings, night shifts, weekends, holidays and down days

-8-12 hour shifts

-No more than 40 hours per week