To: Pharmacy Management Department
From: Shaldan, Ahmed
**** ********* *******, ** ********, AB T6W 2Z1
RE: Clinical Pharmacist/Pharmacy Manager opening
Dear Pharmacy Manager
It is with great confidence and enthusiasm that I am submitting my resume for the position of Clinical Pharmacist. Due to my previous pharmacy experience with Kroll and Nexsys and Building on my Bachelors of Science degree in Pharmacy (licensed to Administer Drugs by Injection), I feel that I am a highly qualified candidate for this position. I will bring a high degree of professionalism and efficiency to this position, and I have a sincere passion for providing excellent patient care. I am a very compassionate, caring person, and I would be honored to serve patients and providers for your company. My managers have commented on my ability to work well under pressure and pay attention to details. Communication skills including verbal and written are essential to the success of an individual and to support the mission of the organization. Having a rapport with colleagues is a must. My clinical background allows me to effectively communicate with physicians and as well as other members of the health care team. I am no stranger to pharmacy practice including but not limited to: clinical pharmacy practice, retail pharmacy practice, health educator, medication dispensing, medication therapy monitoring, annual care plans, prescribing in an emergency and adapting prescription. I’ve enclosed my resume, which further explains my past positions. Thank you for time and consideration. Looking forward to hearing from you. Your time and consideration is appreciated. Yours sincerely,
Highlights of Qualifications
Counsel patients over the phone and in person. Convey pertinent information regarding use of medications and potential interactions. Motivate patients to adhere to medication instructions.
Ability to producing top quality patient satisfaction.
Strong personal computing skills, especially, KROLL system and Nexsys.
Provide therapeutic recommendations and drug information.
Work with clinicians and other members of the healthcare team to develop and implement clinical initiatives.
Implement a pharmacist-managed medication care plans (CACP and SMMA). Adapt prescription and Prescribe in an emergency.
Provide Pharmacy Technician with prescription information and supervise filling of same.
Review inventory on daily basis. Place orders for medication as necessary. Maintain appropriate level of supplies.
Encourage teamwork through cooperative interactions with co-workers.
Ensure pharmacy complies with all legal requirements (Federal & Provincial) and Company’s policies and procedures. Personal Attributes
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Strong sense of professionalism.
Energetic and eager to meet the demands of the job.
Adaptable, innovative and enthusiastic to new updates and changes in medical and technology. Willing to relocate and to work on weekends.
Able to make a sensible decision based not only on knowledge but also good judgment. Certification/Education/Training
Clinical registrant with the Alberta College of Pharmacists ( Administer Drugs by Injection)
Social Styles and Influential Style Training.
Bachelors of Science degree in Pharmacy (BSPharm). Employment History
Pharmacy Owner/Manager 2016-Current
Pharmacy On Whyte Edmonton
Running the business on very low cost in order to keep cash flow and keep enough stocking on the same time. Ordering new supplies when necessary and keeping inventory areas organized.
Balance registers, and check daily receipts to maintain the pharmacy budget
Advertise to make the neighborhoods aware of the new pharmacy services.
Share many local health activities, including but not limited to flu shot and smoking cessation.
Medication assessments and reviews for our patients through Medication Reviews and follow ups.
Provide a number of vaccines such as the flu vaccine, shingles vaccine and a number of travel vaccines to our patients.
Compliance or blister packaging to lower the risk of confusion and make it simpler for our patients to take their medications correctly particular in Elderly patients and multiple medications patients. Pharmacy Manager 2016
Westmount Pharmacy Edmonton
Evaluate and improve manual of Policy and Procedure every year.
Institute and implement enhancement of quality for the pharmacy.
Experience in retail pharmaceutical systems and dispensing procedures i,e Nexxsys and Kroll.
Ability to maintain the optimum balance between the profession of pharmacy and business of pharmacy.
Clinical Pharmacist 2014-2016 (August)
Kensington Pharmacy Edmonton
Review prescriptions to assure accuracy, to ascertain the needed ingredients, and to evaluate their suitability.
Provide information and advice regarding drug interactions, side effects, dosage, and proper medication storage to doctors and patients.
Maintain records, such as pharmacy files, patient profiles, charge system files, inventories, control records for narcotics, or controlled drugs.
Plan, implement, or maintain procedures for mixing, packaging, or labeling pharmaceuticals, according to policy and legal requirements, to ensure quality, security, and proper disposal.
Provide specialized services to help patients manage conditions such as diabetes, asthma, smoking cessation, or high blood pressure.
Collaborate with other health care professionals to plan, monitor, review, or evaluate the quality or effectiveness of drugs or drug regimens, providing advice on drug applications or characteristics.
Manage pharmacy operations, hiring or supervising staff, performing administrative duties, or buying or selling non-pharmaceutical merchandise.
Order and purchase pharmaceutical supplies, medical supplies, or drugs, maintaining stock and storing and handling it properly.
Refer patients to other health professionals or agencies when appropriate. Clinical Pharmacist 2014
Tofield IDA Pharmacy Tofield
Work closely with nursing home staff for patient care
Provide in-depth medication reviews, pharmaceutical care assessment and follow up
Provide medication administration consult
Provide related drug information
Provide timely and positive resolution to patient’s needs and Doctor’s requests/issues
Ensure pharmacy complies with all legal requirements (Federal & Provincial) and Company’s policies and procedures
Ensure all ethical and pharmaceutical care models are practiced
Ensure all Health & Safety procedures are followed to provide a healthy and safe work environment for all employees
Provisional pharmacist 2012-2013
Shoppers Drug Mart Edmonton
Tipaskan Pharmacy Edmonton
Prepared and counselled Comprehensive Annual Care Plan.
Assisted the pharmacist in filling prescriptions and serving customers.
Reduced Verbal Prescriptions to writing to avoid risk to the prescribing process
If prescription payment plans are part of transactions, I have to confirm which drugs are covered and recommend possible generic substitutes.
Maintained proper inventory levels.
Assisted customers in choosing appropriate over-the-counter medications.
Proficiency in computer to process prescriptions, keep records and communicate with physicians, hospitals and insurance companies.
Compounded topical mixtures.
Followed up with third party for Claims Adjudication. All references available upon request 4 References: All references are available on request.