•! Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
School of Pharmacy 2016 - 2020
•! University of Dallas (Biochemistry Major) 2013 - 2016
•! Richland Community College 2011 - 2013
(Associate's Degrees in science)
PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCES:
•! Walgreens Pharmacy May 2018 – Present
•! Assist customers with prescription drop-off and pick-up
•! Process call in prescriptions from physicians
•! Transfer prescriptions from other pharmacies
•! Process insurance payments for prescriptions
•! Consult patients on their medications
•! Provide immunization to patients
•! Perform medication therapy management (MTM) for medications taken by patients
•! Evercare Pharmacy - Dallas, TX May 2015 – June 2016 Pharmacy Technician
•! Organizes medications for pharmacist to dispense by reading medication orders and prescriptions;
•! Preparing labels; calculating quantities
•! Assists warehouse pharmacists in the filling, verifying and dispensing of prescription orders.
•! Assembling intravenous solutions and other pharmaceutical therapies
•! Helps health care providers and patients by greeting them in person and by phone; answering questions and requests; referring inquiries to the pharmacist. APPE ROTATION EXPERIENCE:
Acute Care Medicine: Geriatrics Jan. 2020 – Present Venice Regional Hospital – Venice, FL
•! Provides drug education and counsels patients on appropriate medication usage, when necessary
•! Develops protocols and guidelines for use by the medical, nursing and pharmacy staff to ensure optimal medication usage
•! Participates and contributes to departmental and hospital committees (e.g. P & T Committee, Patient Safety Committee)
•! Prepare Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) computations
•! Manage the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP)
•! Conduct anti-infective medication reviews
•! Post adverse drug event reporting to H ADERS system Preceptor: Afshin Karjoo Pharm. D.
Advanced Institutional: Aug. 2019 – Sep. 2019
HCA - Northside Hospital – St. Peter, FL
•! Performs computer order entry of medication orders and maintains the patient’s medication profile
•! Contacts physicians concerning non-formulary drugs and completes documentation of non-formulary requests timely
•! Monitors all computer warnings, such as allergies, duplicate therapy, interactions, and dosing, for clinical significance and performs all follow-up actions as needed to include timely notification of physician and nurse.
•! Performs decentralized direct support to assigned units within the facility including rounding with other members of the healthcare team when applicable. Participates in activities targeted by the department including Clinical Pharmacy Reports, Medication Utilization Evaluation (MUE), food/drug interaction monitoring, patient counseling, ADR monitoring, in-services for other health care providers, and collection of data for Performance Improvement indicators
•! Assists in times of short staffing or increased workload to ensure quality patient care.
Preceptor: Dorothy Fox RPh
Ambulatory Care: May 2019 – Jun. 2019
Turning Points One Stop Clinic - Bradenton, FL
•! Provide drug therapy management through the establishment of a pharmacist- operated patient care clinic and/or telehealth clinic.
•! Evaluation and interpretation of lab results
•! Perform drug therapy management for diabetic and hypertensive, COPD, Asthma patients under a collaborative practice agreement as part of population health initiatives
•! Provide comprehensive medication management to ambulatory care patients as outlined in the Clinical Pharmacy protocols/collaborative practice agreement
•! Identify and resolve medication!related problems
•! Assist with medication refills as outlined in the Clinical Pharmacy protocols/collaborative practice agreement
•! Provide health improvement, wellness, and medication education to patients
•! Assist with adjudication of non!formulary drug requests and act as a clinic resource regarding the formulary
Preceptor: Alejandro Vazquez Pharm.D
Walmart Pharmacy – Bradenton, FL July 2017 – August 2017
•! Assisting the customer from dropping of the prescription until they pick up the medication
•! Process the called in prescription from physicians
•! Call to transfer patient from competitors
•! Process patients’ insurance.
Pharmacy Internship - Desoto Memorial Hospital
May 2017 – July 2017
•! Assess the status of the patient’s health problems and determine whether the prescribed medications are optimally meeting the patient’s needs and goals of care.
•! Evaluate the appropriateness and effectiveness of antibiotic medications based on C&S reports.
•! Making reports of the patient’s medications in Emergency Department
•! Procrit therapy patients.
Relevant skills master:
•! Exhibits strong interpersonal, teamwork and leadership skills with all levels of the healthcare team and assures delivery of excellent customer service to all patients, visitors, physicians and co-workers
•! Demonstrate professional and technical competence in the selection, evaluation, utilization, and distribution of drugs and drug information and apply these to all patient groups, neonate to geriatric.
•! Computer literacy and demonstrated proficiency is required in order to navigate through internal/external computer systems, and MS Office Suite applications, including Word and Ex
• LECOM Bradenton APhA-ASP Chaper’s Operation Heart 05/2017 – Present
• Member of Herbal Medicine Club 10/2016 – 05/2017
• Member of American Pharmacist Association (APhA) 09/2016 - Present
• Member of Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA) 09/2016 - Present COMMUNITY EVENTS:
•! PB&J Service. Phi Delta Chi Community Service Bradenton, Florida Served PB&J for the homeless and underserved.
•! All Faith’s Food Bank. Phi Delta Chi Community Service. Sarasota, Florida Served and Packaged Thanksgiving dinner for the underserved.
•! Sarasota County Employee Health Fair. American Pharmacists Association. Sarasota, Florida Health Testing for diabetes and blood pressure for the economically underserved.
•! Experienced in computer use and with IntercompPlus, Fluoview, ImageJ, Bio-Rad CFX, SAS Enterprise Guide.
•! English - Vietnamese language.
•! Pharmacy intern license
•! Certified immunization – American Pharmacist Association.
•! BLS/ CPR certification – American Heart Association.