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Legacy Health Pharmacist in Vancouver, Washington

Legacy HealthPharmacistEqual Opportunity Employer/Vet/DisabledUS-WA-VancouverJob ID: 22-22708Type: Part Time - BenefittedSalmon Creek Medical Ctr campusOverviewYou are the expert patients rely on to understand their medications and how to safely and properly use them. You make life better for them by making sure they are informed about their drug therapy. In short, you play an important part in making their lives better. If you’re a staff pharmacist who recognizes the vital role you play in patient care, you may be an ideal fit for this opportunity within the Legacy community.ResponsibilitiesCLINICAL COMPETENCE:Optimal patient care outcomes from drug therapy are ensured through clinical pharmacy services. Such services are age appropriate, for neonates, pediatric patients, adolescents, adults and geriatric patients, performed when needed through direct contact with the patient, and in direct association with or in support of health care providers.Pharmacist will demonstrate clinical competence as required by program needsTherapeutic Drug monitoring: Drug therapy monitoring includes an age appropriate assessment of:Therapeutic appropriatenessTherapeutic duplicationAppropriate route of administrationPatient complianceDrug-drug, drug-food, drug-laboratory, or drug-disease interactions.Clinical and pharmacokinetic laboratory data to evaluate efficacy of drug therapy and anticipate side effects, toxicity, or adverse effects.Physical signs and symptoms relevant to the patients; drug therapy.Provides oral and written consultations on request with other health care practitioners regarding drug therapy selection and management.Administers medical-staff approved collaborative drug therapy protocolsProvides age and educationally appropriate patient education and counseling on request regarding drug therapy and drug-related disease preventionDevelops patient-specific, age appropriate, drug therapy managem