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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Pharmacist PRN in San Jose, California

Good Samaritan Hospital is a 474 bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, with two locations, the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. Recognized nationally for quality and safety and has been voted a “Family Favorite” hospital for more than ten years. It is one of only ten hospitals nationwide to be awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer four consecutive times. Good Samaritan is a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques, and is a Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and an accredited Chest Pain Center.
Our Clinical Pharmacist teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. We have a passion for creating positive patient interactions. If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!

SCHEDULE: 0.001 FTE (PRN, Per Diem)

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision, compounds and dispenses medications and other pharmaceutical supplies according to established operational and chemical procedures as prescribed by the hospital’s physicians and other qualified personnel. Reviews prescriptions, obtains clarifications as necessary, and regularly consults with Medical Staff, Nursing, and others in order to coordinate delivery of high quality pharmaceutical services to patients.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: One year hospital or equivalent experience required. Residency preferred.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Current and valid license as a registered pharmacist in the state of California.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: B.S. or PharmD from an ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

Organization – proactively prioritizes needs and effectively manages resources

Communication – communicate effectively with physicians, patients, and other hospital personnel

Judgment – Makes decisions based upon job knowledge and experience. Considers all impacted areas in decision process. Seeks advice where applicable. Judgment sensible and reliable.

Interpersonal Skills – able to work effectively with other employees, patients and external parties

PC Skills – demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Office, Meditech, and purchasing vendor applications and others as required

Policies and Procedures – articulates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, procedures and systems

Basic Skills – able to perform mathematical calculations, balance and reconcile figures, punctuate properly, spell correctly and transcribe accurately

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER’s, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility-based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health’s top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job: *Pharmacy & Pharmacy Tech

Title: Clinical Pharmacist PRN

Location: California-San Jose-Good Samaritan Hospital

Requisition ID: 03360-27612

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