Salmah Monsour, Pharm. D
Laveen, AZ 85339 firstname.lastname@example.org
A Registered Pharmacist with clinical expertise, patient specific dosing and TPN management, and drug compounding. Well regarded in adapting to the complexity in the healthcare industry and providing pharmaceutical care while delivering excellent customer service. Actively working towards BCPS certification.
Interpret physician orders; dispense medications, compounding special formulations for neonates and young children, IV medication dosing and adjustment, TPN formulation and adjustment, counsel patients and nurses on proper medication administration.
Dedicated to providing quality patient care along with expeditious and accurate medication dispensing.
Recognized for exceptional pharmacy services in busy clinical environments.
Provide exceptional customer service to patients with medical-related issues and provide healthcare counseling.
Act as patient advocate – liaison between patient and physician and/or insurance companies.
Licensure: Licensed Pharmacist, State of Arizona (S013487) / Immunization and CPR
Technical Skills: CPR +, Microsoft Office: Windows/Word/Excel/Outlook and PowerPoint, EHR
Preferred Homecare, Phoenix, AZ 3/2016 – 3/2018
Clinical Infusion Pharmacist
Drug Review: adverse drug-reaction prevention and monitoring, dose adjustments for organ dysfunction, weight, age, therapeutic drug monitoring, pharmacokinetic and lab monitoring, writing prescriptions and refills, reconciliation and allergies, patient education, and assuring medication adherence.
IV Antibiotic: pharmacokinetic dosing and monitoring, renal dose adjustment, order review and verification, ensure dose, frequency, route, interactions and allergies are screened. Cohesive work environment with Registered Nurses to help ensure patients adhere to therapy, communicate proper lab monitoring.
TPNs: Clinical and formulation and nutrition monitoring and recommendations. Work directly with Licensed Nutritionists and Registered Dieticians.
Omnicare Pharmacy, Chandler, AZ 12/2009 – 10/2015
TPNs: compounding formulations, formulation recommendations, and nutrition monitoring.
Infusion Department Head: Reviewed and managed patient charts and dosed infusion medication with a focus on patients with renal impairment. Managed TPN’s and assisted Physicians and Dieticians in tailoring TPN’s for patient-specific needs. Reviewed patient labs and made dosing adjustments. Formulated dietary and nutritional support for long-term care and terminally ill patients.
Trained ~ eight new Pharmacists in all aspects of the pharmacy including oversight of Rx refill orders and dispensing of 1,300+ prescriptions/day. Assisted patients with questions regarding drug interactions, medication administration, possible side effects and suggestions for over-the-counter drug use.
Involved with Physician order review along with medication verification and IV Pharmacist.
Doctor of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ