Georgia Employer CLINICAL PHARMACIST - NUTRITIONAL SUPPORT in Atlanta, Georgia
Position DescriptionClinical Pharmacist position specializing in Nutrition Support. This position handles all aspects of enteral and total parenteral nutrition. Patient care is focused on adult inpatients. Pharmacists work closely with physicians, mid-level providers, clinical dietitians, and nursing to ensure feeding regimens follow clinical literature, current best practices and regulatory standards. Pharmacists provide patient and staff education, implement medication safety processes and provide oversight for all medication management policies and procedures. Pharmacists process medication orders and perform clinical services on an inpatient unit, in addition to precepting pharmacy students.Position RequirementsREQUIRED:Graduate of an accredited School of Pharmacy.Doctor of Pharmacy,ORMaster's Degree with completion of a residency in the assigned clinical area or equivalent experience.Two (2) years previous hospital pharmacy experience.Candidates must demonstrate ability to handle high volume patient load, be team oriented, possess leadership qualities and have interest in direct patient care as well as projects, quality improvement and medication safety.PREFERRED:Previous experience in acute care/inpatient pharmacy is preferred with residency completion or experience in nutrition support being given top priority. Certification by Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) is strongly encouraged in the clinical practice specialty - Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS) and/or Board Certified Nutrition Support Pharmacist (BCNSP).License/Certification Requirements: YesWork Hours: 7a-3:30pWeekend Requirements: YesOn-Call Requirements: NoNorthside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.