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

Schedule: 1.0, 40 hours per week,Shift: Mixed, rotating weekends.

Internal Posting Period: August 30, 2016 - September 7, 2016

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: Hospital experience required.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: Bachelor of Pharmacy degree equivalent/graduation from an accredited School of Pharmacy Preferred: Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D) degree and General Practice residency


Title: Clinical Pharmacist

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

Requisition ID: 08385-16536