Covenant Health Clin Spec-Pharmacist in Morristown, Tennessee
Clinical Specialist - Pharmacist
Morristown Hamblen Overview:
Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System has 167 licensed beds and 23 emergency suites. The hospital offers outstanding ancillary services including Laboratory, Radiology and Therapy services. At our Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, women can have their annual mammograms, biopsies, and can meet with a nurse navigator if needed. The Women’s Center offers six newly remodeled labor and delivery suites and has a secure nursery for the care of our newborns . It serves an eight-county region in the Lakeway Area and is equipped with modern technologies and expert staff to provide the best possible patient care. Learn more about our amazing facility athttps://www.morristownhamblen.com/.
The Clinical Pharmacist provides clinical pharmacy support to a well-defined patient population through the utilization of advanced skills in a focused area of pathophysiology/pharmacology.
Knowledge of all pharmacist activities and performs such duties as requested.
Provides support/consultative services to physicians, nurses and other healthcare providers regarding drug therapy decisions. Provide comprehensive inpatient/outpatient drug therapy management through physician consult.
Responsible for quality assessment, quality improvement, and written policies and procedures within specialty area.
Responsible for overall reporting/documentation of suspected adverse drug reactions and medication occurrence.
Responsible for ensuring the optimal provision of drug therapy for the purpose of achieving outcomes which improve a patient’s quality of life.
Manages any unit specific patient care problems relative to pharmacy.
Responsible for patient education as applicable within the specialty area.
Responsible for compliance with all state and federal pharmacy regulations and requirements.
Demonstrates knowledge and competency in providing for age-specific needs of the population served.
Participates in community education programs to provide drug information. Participate in the health system employee education programs to provide drug information.
Development of clinical pathways via multi-disciplinary approach.
Minimum Education: None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing authority.
Minimum Experience: Demonstrated written and/or verbal communication skills necessary. Ability to perform drug usage evaluations relative to their area of expertise and ability to research and disseminate drug therapy information to health care personnel.
Licensure Requirement: Must have and maintain Tennessee licensure.
Job Title Clin Spec-Pharmacist
Facility Morristown-Hamblen Health System
Department Name PHARMACY