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

Regional Medical Center of San Jose is a 264 bed acute care hospital with a Level II Trauma Center. The hospital provides a host of technologically advanced services including Cardiovascular, Neuro, Orthopedic, Bariatric and General Surgery, Interventional Pulmonology and services for Women.Regional holds Joint Commission advanced certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Get with the Guidelines- Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. County-designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and certified by The Joint Commission in Sepsis care.

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: 0.8 FTE (32 hours per week)

SHIFT: Nights with rotating weekends.

POSITION SUMMARY: Provides safe medication practices and high quality pharmaceutical care services to patients and healthcare providers, as demonstrated n the following practices: 1. Assesses medication orders, accurately prepares and ensures timely dispensing of pharmaceuticals to inpatients and employees in a safe and effective manner, according to RMC policies, State and Federal regulations and JCAHO standards. 2. Clarifies, proactively intervenes, monitors and evaluates prescribed therapies to promote optimal drug use and evidence-based practices and to reduce risks of drug misadventures. 3. Prioritizes and manages work assignments of technicians, pharmacy students, interns, trainees and volunteers. 4. Coordinates and directs professional efforts to render high quality healthcare in a cost-effective manner while considering age-specific and host determinants as well as cultural differences and 5. Educates healthcare providers and customers on safe and effective use of medications.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum: Registered Pharmacist licensed by the California State Board of Pharmacy Preferred: American Society of Health–system Pharmacists (ASHP) accredited residency, or post-graduate fellowship and/or Board Certification in specialty area

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: One year acute care hospital experience or equivalent
Preferred: Two to three years of experience working in Critical Care Units participating in ICU rounds * * EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: Bachelor of Pharmacy degree equivalent/graduation from an accredited School of Pharmacy Preferred: Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D) degree and completion of PGY2 Residency in Critical Care

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. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

Healthcare 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

Location: California-San Jose-Regional Medical Center of San Jose

Requisition ID: 08385-27864

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