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The Mount Sinai Health System Oncology Satellite Pharmacist MSH, Full Time, Variable Shift” in New York, New York

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Roles & Responsibilities:

The Pharmacist Level 1 serves patients by preparing medications; giving pharmacological information to multidisciplinary health care team; monitoring patient drug therapies.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Dispenses medications accurately and in a timely fashion

  2. Resolves questions regarding formulary/ and non-formulary medications, knowledge of and follows policies and procedures

  3. Provides dosing & therapeutic recommendations that take patient age/ kinetic variables based on literature

  4. Performs clinical chart reviews on a scheduled basis

  5. Performs Patient Care Unit inspections on a scheduled and timely basis

  6. Prepares parenteral medications using sterile aseptic technique

  7. Maintains adequate medication supply in the Pharmacy area and informs supervisor of impending shortages

  8. Intervenes and documents interventions to correct/ improve pharmacotherapy

  9. Reports adverse drug events and medication errors occurring in area serviced

  10. Takes responsibility for the operation of the assigned Pharmacy area and activities of all supportive personnel

  11. Adheres to Hospital’s dress code

  12. Maintains an acceptable attendance record

  13. Keeps up to date by reading and attending workshops, conferences and C.E. programs to maintain professional competency

  14. Perform chart reviews, looking for appropriateness of drug therapy for the disease or diseases being treated as per department requirements.

  15. Responsible for medication reconciliation as per department requirements.

  16. Performs patient education, including but not limited to, proper dose as prescribed, taking meds on time, side effects if any, interaction with other drugs patient might be taking, all as per department requirements.

  17. Completes PEAK training and educational requirements as per department and/or hospital requirements.

Requirements:

Education:

Graduate from an accredited College of Pharmacy (ACPE).

Experience:

0-2 years as licensed Pharmacist

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity, equity, and inclusion are key drivers for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education, and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together. We invite you to participate actively as a part of the Mount Sinai Health System team by:

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people and to create an inclusive, welcoming and nurturing work environment where all feel they are valued, belong, and are able to professionally advance. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, contribute to the patient experience and quality of patient care.

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our history!

Who We Are

Over 42,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

The Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) provides equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, gender identity, age, disability, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, veteran, immigration, citizenship, or other protected status.

EOE including Veterans and Disabled

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