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Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System Clinical Pharmacist in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The Pharmacist provides proper and adequate pharmaceutical service, including preparation and dispensation of all drugs. The Staff Pharmacist ensures proper storage, packaging, stability, and disposition of pharmaceuticals.

Reviews patient information to evaluate appropriateness of drug therapy and dosing regimens as well as absence of contraindications including but not limited to drug-drug, drug-food, drug-laboratory, and drug disease interactions and communicates clinically relevant interactions to prescribers and department staff as appropriate. Recommends drug discontinuation or dosage alteration when indicated.

Assist the medical staff and department staff in selecting therapy regimens which are safe, cost-effective, and meet individual patient needs. Suggest non-drug therapy when appropriate. Suggest non-formulary drug therapy when appropriate.

Job Requirements: Minimum Education Bachelor's Degree Required Certification/Registration Licensed as a Registered Pharmacist in Louisiana