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Pharmacy Pharmacist

San Antonio, Texas, United States
March 26, 2019

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Tony Thu N. Vu, R.Ph.

***** ***** ***

San Antonio, TX 78258

Mobile: 360-***-****


Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy

The University of Texas, Austin

December 1998

Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics and Astronautics Engineering

The University of Washington, Seattle

May 1993


Registered Pharmacist Preceptor (License #38531)

Texas State Board of Pharmacy

1998 - Present

Registered Pharmacist (License #38531) 2000 - Present

Texas State Board of Pharmacy

Registered Pharmacist (License # PH00053989) 2003 - Present

Washington State Board of Pharmacy

Professional Experience

Senior Consultant Pharmacist 2017-Present

Becton Dickinson, San Diego CA

Implementations of Pyxis IV Prep for large hospital/IDN level requiring standardization across multiple product lines

Working with customers to consult on best practices and guidelines

Expert knowledge in large hospitals/IDN level/clinical workflow processes, hospital formulary build, pharmacy system integration and interfaces

Ability to interact and guide diverse cross functional teams with focus on large hospital and IDN level health systems

Detailed oriented, able to multi task and aid customers in improving current business/practice operations

Health Informatics Clinical Pharmacist

Christus Santa Rosa Healthcare, San Antonio TX 2014 – 2017

Managing medication related information while promoting integration, interoperability, and information

exchange within the Meditech 5.66 software

Develop and build standardized order sets for all facilities to meet Policy and JCAHO requirements.

Work with Nursing, Physician, and Pharmacist members to create order sets using Evidence Based Medicine via current approved practice

Applying user experiences, research, and theoretical informatics principles to improve clinical practice and usability.

Leading and participating in the procurement, development, implementation, customization, management, evaluation, and continuous improvement of clinical information

Clinical Informatics Pharmacist

Baptist Health System, San Antonio TX 2011- 2014

Develop and execute Physician and Nursing education for CPOM support and corporate clinical initiatives including Meaningful Use and utilization metrics and reporting

Performing education and training in Horizon Meds Manager (HMM), HEO, HED, HCI, Admin RX McKesson’s software for pharmacy, nursing and physician staffs

Pharmacy computer analyst for the San Antonio Baptist Health System region

Provide software supports and development for Baptist Healthcare’s pharmacy staffs

Central IV Room Clinical Pharmacist Supervisor 2009-2011

Performs computer order entry of medication orders and maintains the patients medication profile

Supervises technical support personnel in drug preparation and distribution systems and participates in in competency training for pharmacy personnel

Performs accurate final dispensing check of all medication orders and completes required documentation

Work with Pharmacy Directors to develop regional pharmacy policy coordinated with Nursing and ancillary departments to comply with Joint Commission

Nuclear Pharmacist 2005-2009

GE Healthcare, San Antonio TX

Compounding and dispensing radiopharmaceuticals

Perform and oversee Quality Control procedures

Provide drug information to other health professionals

Clinical consultations

Relief Pharmacist 2007- 2011

Target Pharmacy, San Antonio TX

Counseled patients on the use of OTC and prescription drugs

Prepared and dispensed prescriptions in a busy retail pharmacy

Used PDX computer system to enter patient and prescription information

Compounding Pharmacist

Hoagland Pharmacy, Bellingham WA 2003-2005

Sterile and non sterile products preparation in class 10 and class 10,000 clean room

Provides counseling for patients

Provides new product research and development for health clinics

Provides training for supportive pharmacy staff

Clinical Staff Pharmacist 2001 – 2003

SunScript Pharmacy, Austin TX

Direct supervision of supportive staff

Involved in pharmacy “off hour” calls

Prepare medications for nursing home residents

Process approximately 600 prescriptions per day

Source of drug information to physicians and nursing staff

Drug Information Specialist 1999-2001 Inc., Austin TX

Provides direct drug information for patients, nurses, physicians and local pharmacies

Perform Drug Utilization Reviews, drug interactions, therapeutic efficacy and quality assurance

Provides counseling for patients with adverse side effects and medication issues

Drug information retrieval, medical literature evaluation and recommendation for integrated therapy

Nuclear Pharmacy Specialist 1998-1999

Syncor Inc., Dallas TX

Process written and verbal prescriptions for nuclear imaging agents under Department of Public Safety, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Department of Transportation and Texas pharmacy rules and regulations

Compound radioactive nuclear imaging products for hospitals and outpatient clinics

Provide clinical pharmacy services related to nuclear medicine for nuclear medicine technicians, cardiologists and radiologists

Perform weekly radiation safety

Direct supervision of supportive staffs

Professional Affiliations

American Society of Nuclear Medicine, 1998 to present

Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA), 2003 to present

American Society of Hospital Pharmacists (ASHP)

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