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Covenant Health Pharmacist in Sevierville, Tennessee

Overview

Pharmacist, Infusion Services, LeConte

PRN/OCC, Day Shift

LeConte Medical Center Overview:

LeConte Medical Center is a part of Covenant Health, our region’s top-performing healthcare network and is a 79-bed community hospital located in the heart of Sevier County. We’re a full-service, not-for-profit hospital delivering modern medicine and compassionate care to the growing Sevier County community. LeConte offers a full range of health services, including top-tier specialists, a modern ER, and a beautiful Women’s Center. Learn more about our amazing facility athttps://www.lecontemedicalcenter.com/about-leconte-medical-center/.

As you’d expect, we offer our employees a robust benefits package, including:

  • unmatched medical insurance,

  • tuition reimbursement;

  • student loan repayment assistance,

  • certification bonuses;

  • leadership and professional development programs;

  • an employer-matched 401(k); and

  • a generous Combined Time Off (CTO) program.

    Position Summary:

    Provides prescribed medications, drugs and other pharmaceuticals as needed for adequate patient care according to professional standards and practices.

Responsibilities

  • Compounds, labels and packages medications and pharmaceuticals.

  • Advises patients and family on use of various medications including dosage, side effects and composition.

  • Ensures secure storage of narcotics and other controlled substances on a regular basis.

  • Checks stock on a regular basis to identify and reorder outdated stock and ensure that stock is maintained in accordance with manufacturer requirements.

  • Assists in preparing required reports by compiling information.

  • Adheres to all hospital and departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality assurance programs as well as safety, environmental and infection control standards in the performance of work duties.

  • Maintain professional growth and development through seminars, workshops, and professional affiliations to keep abreast of latest trends in field of expertise.

  • Attend meetings as required and participates on committees as directed. Attends and serves on professional/civic service organizations as hospital representative.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned or requested.

  • Monitor anticoagulation service patients per protocol.

  • Monitor medication doses, interactions, and other critical pharmacokinetic effects and report information to physicians and other patient care staff as appropriate. Perform interventions per protocol

Qualifications

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:Completion of internship.

Licensure Requirement:License and registration as required

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Job Title Pharmacist

ID 3268807

Facility LeConte Medical Center

Department Name Infusion Svs at Dwnt.

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