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The Christ Hospital Health Network Pharmacist in CINCINNATI, Ohio

Title: Pharmacist

Shift: Full Time, Rotating

Now offering a $20,000 sign on bonus with work commitment for the qualified candidate!

This position will be scheduled approximately 40 hours per week hours per week and is at the Christ Hospital Health Network located at 2139 Auburn Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45219.

Job Overview: Under the general supervision of the Director of Pharmacy, and according to standard procedure, an inpatient pharmacist compounds and dispenses medications and pharmaceuticals upon receiving orders from a licensed practitioner; performs all duties necessary to provide for the effective daily operation of all departmental services and programs; supervises support personnel in all work areas as assigned.

The Pharmacist may perform the following duties:

  • Understands the Epic system which allows them to effectively review, verify, and prioritize orders using the chart to ensure medications prescribed are the appropriate dose, frequency and administration times; drug allergies, drug-drug interactions, drug-disease and incompatibilities are avoided.

  • Accurately dispenses properly labeled medications following the 2-person fill/check process when possible. Supports and follows 797 guidelines. Understands the Abacus software / Baxa pump.

  • Prioritizes and monitors daily operational duties in assigned areas using support personnel in the most effective manner, including coordination of break and lunch (dinner), to ensure patient care services are maintained.

  • Monitors drug supply and initiates orders as required as well as regularly inspecting pharmacy and assigned department inventory to ensure that drugs which are outdated are removed from stock.

  • Properly maintains all pharmacy records as required by State, Federal and Department of Pharmacy regulations for the dispensing and disposition of narcotics, dangerous drugs and investigational drugs. Follows departmental and hospital safety policies and procedures.

  • As a representative of The Christ Hospital, promotes a positive image in all dealings with all other hospital employees and hospital guests. Assists in the identification and problem-solving activities within the department and with other health care professionals. Shows initiative for quality improvement.

  • Demonstrated pharmacy practice skills required

  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication required

    Education: B.S in Pharmacy

    Experience: None required. One- or two-years hospital experience preferred.

    Licenses & Certifications: Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Ohio

    Weekend/Holiday: Every other weekend and holiday rotation.