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LifePoint Health Pharmacist-PRN in Columbus, Georgia

Responsible for the filling and dispensing of medication orders including the proper handling, usage, and storage of drugs in the pharmacy. Maintains standards set by the department and translates policies and procedures into the daily operation of the pharmacy. Responsible for acting as an information resource to patients, physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals regarding medication therapy and drug related information and literature. Plans and organizes work schedule of supportive personnel as required.

Essential Functions:

Manages drug therapy protocols as a part of an interdisciplinary team.

Reviews, interprets and evaluates medication orders to identify, prevent and resolve potential or actual drug related problems.

Provides drug information and education to medical staff, healthcare professionals, and patients, and pharmacy students.

Documents interventions and their outcomes for use in drug therapy quality improvement efforts.

Evaluates medication orders for accuracy and completeness prior to order entry. Checks for accuracy after filling by technicians.

Maintains adequate knowledge of pharmacy automated systems and computer software.

Minimum Education
X Bachelors degree in Pharmacy X Required
X Doctorate degree is Pharmacy X Preferred

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Required Skills
Current Georgia state Pharmacist license

Minimum Work Experience
Minimum of one year experience as a registered pharmacist in a hospital preferred
ASHP accredited residency preferred.

Job: *Update to valid job fielda

Organization: *St. Francis Hospital

Title: Pharmacist-PRN

Location: Georgia-Columbus

Requisition ID: 7473-9140