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Pharmacy Manager

Location:
Layton, Utah, 84041, United States
Posted:
February 07, 2019

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Cynthia Smith, PharmD

**** * **** * 801-***-****

Layton, UT 84040 ac8e90@r.postjobfree.com

Education

Doctor of Pharmacy Graduation:

Roseman University College of Pharmacy August 17, 2018

South Jordan, Utah

Pre-Requisite Studies January 2012 - May 2015

Weber State University

Ogden, Utah

Licensure and Certifications

Registered Pharmacist License # PHA-PHA-LIC-56732 Expiration: June 30, 2019

State of Montana

Registered Pharmacist License # 495****-**** Expiration: September 30, 2021

Controlled Substance License # 495****-****

State of Utah

Pharmacy Technician License # 495****-**** Superseded: January 2015

State of Utah

The National Institute of Health (NIH) Office of Extramural Issued: May 2016

Research Protecting Human Research Participants Certificate

OSHA Blood-Borne Pathogens Certification of Training Issued: May 2017

Pharmacy-Based Immunization Issued: April 2016

American Pharmacists Association

HIPAA Compliance Training Issued: May 2017

Guarding Against Tuberculosis Training Program Issued: May 2017

USP 797 Aseptic Technique Certification Issued: April 2017

Basic Life Support Certification for Healthcare Providers Issued: March 2017

American Heart Association

Personal Aseptic Technique Issued: February 2017

Professional Experience

Pharmacy Manager September 2018 – Present

ShopKo Pharmacy

Livingston, MT

Supervisor: Keith Koscielski

51 hours weekly

Responsibilities:

Assign work tasks, supervise, evaluate, hiring, firing, training, and scheduling work shifts for all pharmacy staff. Check prescriptions filled by pharmacy technicians, advise patients and give proper directions for taking prescription drugs, supplements, and over-the-counter medications. Address customer problems and complaints. Administer immunizations and vaccines. Assure all activities adhere to protocols in accordance with state and federal laws. Maintain and manage inventory, order new supplies. Maintain pharmacy cleanliness and temperature environments. Collect money, balance registers, and check daily receipts to maintain the pharmacy budget and assure profitability.

Pharmacy Intern May 2017 – Sept 10, 2018

McKay Dee Hospital

Ogden, Utah

Supervisor: Tyson Bigelow PharmD, BCPS, Intern Supervisor

12 hours weekly

Responsibilities: Order electrolyte supplementation, manage vancomycin and other antibiotic dosing, and anticoagulation medications, including warfarin, heparin drips, argatroban and enoxaparin dosing and order corresponding labs per collaborate practice agreements. Council patients regarding new medications upon hospital discharge. Collect medication history from patients upon hospital admission. Contact patients scheduled for surgery to gather home medication information prior to procedure. Update hospital records on all outpatient and inpatient populations. Council patients on polypharmacy and with medications prior to discharge.

Pharmacy Intern March 2016 – October 2017

St. Mark’s Hospital

Murray, Utah

Supervisor: Steven Crandall PharmD, Department Supervisor

PRN

Responsibilities: Process provider requests for medication, verify technician duties for accuracy, prepare intravenous solutions including total parental nutrition, cardiac and NICU formulations, review microbiology cultures for antibiotic therapy selection, compound syrups and suspensions for gastric tube feedings and load Pyxis dispensing machines.

Pharmacy Intern August 2015 – March 2016

Shopko Pharmacy

West Jordan, Utah

Supervisor: Sara Thurgood PharmD, Pharmacy Manager

20 hours weekly

Responsibilities: Counseled patients on new medications, performed medication transfers, received new medication orders from providers, conducted prior authorization requests, contacted patients on antibiotic therapy to confirm effectiveness.

Pharmacy Intern

The Medicine Shoppe January 2015 – August 2015

Bountiful, Utah

Supervisor: Mary Jones PharmD, Pharmacy Manager

40 hours weekly

Responsibilities: Verbally received new and refill prescription orders for compounding and distribution, contacted patients for follow-up on antibiotic therapy to determine effectiveness.

Pharmacy Technician June 2010 – January 2015

Shopko Pharmacy

Bountiful, Utah

Supervisor: Randy King RPh, Pharmacy Manager

20 – 40 hours weekly

Responsibilities: Managed accounts receivable for State Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, performed prescription transfers to various pharmacies at close of store along with general technician duties

Pharmacy Technician October 2006 – June 2010

Shopko Pharmacy

Layton, Utah

Supervisor: Jeremy Burtenshaw PharmD, Pharmacy Manager

40 hours weekly

Responsibilities: Managed accounts receivable including Job Corp, State Office of Vocational Rehabilitation and various independent accounts, audited and maintained controlled substance records, supervised supply orders and returns along with general technician duties

Owner and Operator Feb 1987 - May 1990

Country Boy Sandwiches

Lancaster, CA

Responsibilities: Supervised a workforce of 7-10 employees including scheduling, training and evaluation, oversaw inventory, supply management, food preparation, accounts payable and receivable, daily bookkeeping, maintenance, adherence to county regulation and customer service.

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience

Advanced Community - Disease State Management July 6, 2018 – August 17, 2018

Preceptor: Shane Hancock PharmD

McKay Dee North Campus Pharmacy – Ogden, UT

Activities and responsibilities: Processed orders and prepared medications for postsurgical patients. Assessed appropriateness of narcotic drugs with other prescribed medication. Counseled patients and caregivers regarding preparation, administration, storage and disposal of medications. Screened patients for needed vaccinations. Oversaw Naloxone distribution program for narcotic users including recognition of symptoms, administration of nasal and injectable preparations, storage and education of caregivers.

Pharmacy Management May 28 – July 6, 2018

Preceptor: Brady Green, PharmD

Sky View Pharmacy – Layton, UT

Activities and responsibilities: Managed inventory levels in relation to acquisition costs, overhead, insurance reimbursement and profits, practiced principals of employee hiring, management and motivation. Compared software systems available to independent Pharmacies. Advertising strategies and methods, preparing for state and federal audits, Controlled substance ordering, monitoring and reporting methods. Customer relations and consulting with providers and other medical professionals.

Pediatrics Apr 2, 2018 – May 11, 2018

Preceptor: Roger Wilcox PharmD, BCSP

Primary Children’s Medical Center – Salt Lake City, UT

Activities and responsibilities: Discharge medication counseling, new diagnosis medication counseling, research/answer drug information questions, adherence to medication safety protocols, teaching rounds participant, workup and present new patients to the inpatient floor, review treatment roadmaps for accuracy and safety, review side effect management medications for safety, efficacy and interactions, review patient profiles for complete and effective therapy

General Surgery Jan 8, 2018 - Feb 16, 2018

Preceptor: Morgan Garcia, PharmD, BCSP

VA Salt Lake City Health Care System - Salt Lake City, UT

Activities and responsibilities: Evaluated patients for proper mediation choice, use and dosing. Managed anticoagulation drugs, vancomycin, and insulin dosing per institutional specific protocols. Completed medication reconciliation, performed medication discharge counseling, presented weekly disease state presentation to hospital pharmacy staff and managed pain treatments including IV, epidural and oral preparations.

Critical Care/ICU Nov 6, 2017 – Dec 15, 2017

Preceptor: Mike Whipple PharmD, BCSP

LDS Hospital – Salt Lake City, UT

Activities and responsibilities: Reviewed patient charts for appropriate medication dosing and use. Advised Hospitalist and residents regarding best medication use and monitoring, including antibiotic stewardship, electrolyte and anticoagulation dosing. Participated in hospital wide codes by assisting in CPR, medication dosing, fluid resuscitation and timing of medication administration. Attended ICU rounds and assisted in medication delivery in acute procedures conducted in patient rooms, including bronchoscopy, intubation and G-tube placement. Gave weekly presentations to ICU staff regarding proper treatment of sepsis, disease state and delirium treatment, and provided guideline updates.

Ambulatory Care Sept 25, 2017 – Nov 3, 2017

Preceptor: Tim Drake PharmD, BCPS

McKay Dee Hospital – Ogden, UT

Activities and responsibilities: Advised Providers in primary care clinic regarding medication selection, pharmacokinetics, proper administration and interactions when selecting medications for patient therapy. Administered immunizations, blood pressure checks and blood sugar monitoring. Rotated to the Coumadin Clinic weekly to administer INR blood testing, adjusted dosing as needed per INR results, assisted in developing bridge therapy for patient procedures, and counseled patients on administration, precaution, adherence and diet habits during therapy.

Institutional Aug 14, 2017 – Sept 22, 2017

Preceptor: Nancy Martin RPh, Department Manager

Cache Valley Hospital - Logan, UT

Activities and responsibilities: Daily patient workup on specific disease states and recommended therapeutic changes as appropriate, conducted research on the efficacy of specific orthopedic mixes for knee and hip arthroplasties, participated in staff meetings regarding policy and compliance issues, case presentations on specific disease states, presented formulary evaluations on newly FDA approved drug products, performed anticoagulation dosing with core counseling of patients receiving blood thinner therapy, conducted nursing education workshops regarding proper programing and use of Guardrails IV pumps systems.

Adult Acute Care May 22, 2017 – June 30, 2017

Preceptor: Tressa McMorris PharmD, BCPS

Intermountain Medical Center - Murray, UT

Activities and responsibilities: Vancomycin dosing and monitoring, ordered warfarin dosing based on indication and goal INR. Charted all medication dosing and scheduled appropriate labs for monitoring, reviewed inpatient therapy for appropriateness and effectiveness, prescribed diabetic medication and insulin as determined per Institutional Collaborate Practice Agreement with Hospital Physicians.

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience

Northview Pharmacy September 2016 – May 2017

Layton, Utah

Preceptor: Shawn Spriggs RPh, Pharmacy Manager

Ann Lingard, PharmD

136 Hours

Brigham City Community Hospital July 2016 – July 2016

Brigham City, Utah

Preceptor: Dave McRory RPh, Department Director

80 hours

Harmons’s Pharmacy June 2016 – July 2016

Farmington, Utah

Preceptor: Jessica Alba PharmD, Pharmacy Manager

160 hours

Sam’s Club Pharmacy October 2015 – May 2016 Layton, Utah

Preceptors: Loan Nguyen, RPh

Eric Swensen, PharmD, Pharmacy Manager

136 hours

Research Experience

“Establishment of A Pharmacy Intern Program to Obtain September 2017 – December 2018

Pre-Operative Medication Histories for Patients Scheduled

for Surgery: 18 Months of Experience”

Cynthia Smith PharmD Candidate 2018, Austin Ulrich PharmD Candidate 2018,

Tyson Bigelow PharmD BSCP, Madison Montague PharmD

McKay Dee Hospital, Ogden, Utah

“Inadequate Reverse Triiodothyronine Production as an Indicator for

Autoimmune Disease and Mental Health Disorders”

A Retrospective Review March 2016 – May 2018

Cynthia Smith PharmD Candidate 2018, Hillary Flaza PharmD Candidate 2018

Roseman University of Health Sciences,

South Jordan, Utah

Projects and Presentations

“Parkinson Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment” August 15, 2018

Presented to Medical residents and pharmacy staff

MacKay Dee North Campus Outpatient Surgical Center, Ogden, Utah

“Management of Diabetes Mellitus” August 1, 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Clinical Pharmacist and Pharmacy Staff

MacKay Dee North Campus Outpatient Surgical Center, Ogden, Utah

“Supplements and Vitamins for Mental Disorders” July 18, 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Clinical Pharmacist and Pharmacy Staff

MacKay Dee North Campus Outpatient Surgical Center, Ogden, Utah

“Diagnosis and Management of Asthma: May 4, 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Clinical Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

Primary Children’s Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

“Management of Cystic Fibrosis in Children” April 27, 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Clinical Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

Primary Children’s Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

“Principals of Postoperative Pain Management” February 4, 2018

Presented to Medical residents and pharmacy staff

VA Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

“Principals of Total Parental Nutrition Replacement” January 23, 2018

Presented to Medical residents and pharmacy staff

VA Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

“Stroke Presentation and Management” January 20, 2018

Presented to Medical residents and pharmacy staff

VA Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

“Indication and Implementation of DVT Prophylaxis” January 14, 2018

Presented to Medical residents and pharmacy staff

VA Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

“Intraabdominal Infection Management” January 10, 2018

Presented to Medical residents and pharmacy staff

VA Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

“Necrotizing Fasciitis” November 29, 2017

Presented before Pharmacy staff

LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT

“Important Intracellular Bacteria and Treatment” November 20, 2017

Presented before Pharmacy staff

LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT

“Development and Assessment of The Future Impact of September 20, 2017

Shingrix Vaccine”

Presented before Physicians and Medical Residents

McKay Dee Hospital, Ogden, UT

“Atrial Fibrillation Management and Treatment Strategies” September 9, 2017

Presented before Pharmacy staff

Cache Valley Hospital, Logan, UT

“Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of May 10, 2017

Clostridium Difficile”

Presented before Pharmacy staff

Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT

“Diabetic Ketoacidosis - Signs, Symptoms and Treatment” May 03, 2017

Presented before Pharmacy staff

Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT

Journal Club Presentations

“A phase III, randomized, multi-center, double blind, placebo August 8, 2018

controlled study of safety and efficacy of lofexidine for relief of

symptoms in individuals undergoing inpatient opioid withdrawal”

Gorodetzky CW, Walsh SL, Martin PR, Saxon AJ, Gullo KL, Biswas K. A phase III, randomized, multi-center, double blind, placebo-controlled study of safety and efficacy of lofexidine for relief of symptoms in individuals undergoing inpatient opioid withdrawal. Drug and alcohol dependence. 2017; 176:79-88.

Presented to Preceptors, Residents, Surgeons and nursing staff

McKay Dee North Campus Outpatient Surgical Center

“Andexanet Alfa for Acute Major Bleeding Associated with July 26, 2018

Factor Xa Inhibitors” – “ANNEXA-4”

Connolly SJ, Milling TJ, Jr., Eikelboom JW, et al. Andexanet Alfa for Acute Major Bleeding Associated with Factor Xa Inhibitors. N Engl J Med. 2016;375(12):1131-1141.

Smith C. PharmD Candidate 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Residents, Surgeons and nursing staff

McKay Dee North Campus Outpatient Surgical Center

“Semaglutide and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients June 1, 2017

with Type 2 Diabetes” - “SUSTAIN-6 Trial”

Marso, SP. Bain, SC, Consoli, A et al. Semaglutide and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes. N Engl J Med, 2016;375:1834-1844

Smith C. PharmD Candidate 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Residents and Pharmacy Students

Roseman College of Pharmacy, South Jordan, Utah

“Fish Oil–Derived Fatty Acids in Pregnancy March 30, 2017

and Wheeze and Asthma in Offspring”

Bisgaard H, Stokholm J, Chawes BL, et al. Fish Oil-Derived Fatty Acids in Pregnancy and Wheeze and Asthma in Offspring. New England Journal of Medicine. 2016;375(26):2530-2539.

Smith C. PharmD Candidate 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Residents and Pharmacy Students

Roseman College of Pharmacy, South Jordan, Utah

“Posaconazole vs. Fluconazole or Itraconazole November 5, 2016

-Prophylaxis in Patients with Neutropenia”

Cornely OA, Maertens J, Winston DJ, et al. Posaconazole vs. Fluconazole or Itraconazole Prophylaxis in Patients with Neutropenia. New England Journal of Medicine. 2007;356(4):348-359.

Smith C. PharmD Candidate 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Residents and Pharmacy Students

Roseman College of Pharmacy, South Jordan, Utah

Patient Case Presentations

“Hypertension Mechanism and Treatment” July 19, 2019

Presented before Pharmacy staff

MacKay Dee North Campus Outpatient Surgical Center, Ogden, Utah

“Infant Botulism Diagnosis and Use of BabyBig” May 10, 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Clinical Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

Primary Children’s Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

“Complications of Lupus – Lupus Nephritis” May 8, 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Clinical Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

Primary Children’s Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

“Cause and Treatment of Infantile Seizures” April 28, 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Clinical Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

Primary Children’s Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

Presentation and treatment of Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 April 22, 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Clinical Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

Primary Children’s Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

Pediatric Community Acquired Pneumonia - April 17, 2018

Diagnosis and Treatment

Presented to Preceptors, Clinical Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

Primary Children’s Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

Kawasaki Disease April 10, 2018

Smith C, PharmD Candidate 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Clinical Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

Primary Children’s Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah

Post Infectious Glomerulonephritis June 19, 2017

Smith C, PharmD Candidate 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Pharmacy Students and Technicians

Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah

Hospital Acquired Pneumonia -Treatment and Complications July 29, 2016

Smith C, PharmD Candidate 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Pharmacy Students and Technicians

Brigham City Community Hospital, Brigham City, Utah

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbation Therapy July 22, 2016

Smith C, PharmD Candidate 2018

Presented to Preceptors, Pharmacy Students and Technicians,

Brigham City Community Hospital, Brigham City, Utah

Written Projects

“Evaluation of Hicken Mix in Hip and Knee Arthroplasties” September 21, 2017

Cache Valley Hospital

Posters

“Establishment of A Pharmacy Intern Program to Obtain

Pre-Operative Medication Histories for Patients Scheduled

for Surgery: 18 Months of Experience”

Cynthia Smith PharmD Candidate 2018, Austin Ulrich PharmD Candidate 2018,

Tyson Bigelow PharmD BSCP, Madison Montague PharmD

McKay Dee Hospital, Ogden, Utah

December 3, 2017

Presented to Pharmacists, members and attendees

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition

Orange County Convention Center, Miami, FL

“Pharmacists’ Impact on Transitional Care and

Discharge Counseling”

Smith C, PharmD Candidate 2018, Flasza H,

PharmD Candidate 2018, Mofor E, PharmD Candidate 2018,

Meyers A, PharmD Candidate 2019

Presented to Legislators and Senators January 29, 2017

Utah State Capital Pharmacy Day

State Capitol, Salt Lake City, Utah

Presented to State Pharmacist and Attendees May 6, 2017

Utah Pharmacy Association 2017 Annual Convention & Expo

Dixie Center, St George, Utah

Honors and Awards

American Society of Research Pharmacists March 2017- May 2017

First Annual Local Student Chapter Research Competition

Local Competition – First Place

UPhA OTC Challenge Roseman Team Member May 6, 2017

State Competition – First Place

ASHP Counseling Competition October 12, 2016

Local Competition – Participant

ACCP Clinical Competition September 1, 2016

Local Competition – First Place

Leadership Positions

APhA - Academy of Student Pharmacists May 2016 – May 2017

Roseman College of Pharmacy Chapter Delegate

Roseman Student Alliance - Vice President of Policy May 2016 – May 2017

Student professional organization representing:

American Pharmacist Association (APhA)

American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists (ASHP)

Utah Pharmacist Association (UPhA)

Utah Society of Health-System Pharmacist (USHP)

Professional Membership

Roseman Student Alliance August 2015 – August 2018

Roseman Society of Pediatrics (RSOP) September 2015 - August 2018

Pediatric Pharmacy Association Group (PPAG) September 2015 – August 2018

Drug Abuse and Awareness Team (DAAT) October 2015 – August 2018

American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) October 2015 - August 2018

American College of Clinical Pharmacist (ACCP) September 2015 – August 2018

Conferences Attended

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists December 1-6, 2017

Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition

Orange County Convention Center, Miami, FL

Utah Pharmacist Association April 6-7, 2017

Annual meeting, St George, Utah

APhA- Academy of Student Pharmacists October 21-23, 2016

Regional Chapter Convention. Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Roseman Student Leadership Conference April 18, 2016

South Jordan, Utah

Utah Society of Health-System Pharmacists August 27, 2015

Midyear Meeting

Murray, Utah

Activities and Community Outreach

KUTV Kids Fair South Town Expo February 25, 2017

Presented blood pressure screening and education for children

and parents

Total Hours: 4 hours

Blood pressure screening for children and parents. April 2017 - May 2017

Primary Children’s Hospital Toy Drive April 2016 – May 2016

Shriner’s Hospital for Children April 2017 – May 2017

Club Foot Clinic Support Drive

Diabetes Patient Education Seminar Presentation March 20, 2017

South Salt Lake Senior Center, Salt Lake City, Utah

Diabetes Patient Education Seminar Presentation March 22, 2016

Mt. Olympus Senior Center, Salt Lake City Utah

Second Annual Research Symposium Student Ambassador March 2, 2016

Sponsored by Roseman University of Health Sciences

South Jordan, Utah

Legislative Day Training February 2016

Primary Children’s Hospital Candy Drive Sept 2015 - Oct 2015

References

Available Upon Request Date Updated: January 1, 2019



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