Clinical Pharmacist

East Jefferson General Hospital   Metairie, LA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on July 24, 2022
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Graduate of an ACPE-accredited school of Pharmacy. Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.) required. Active registration and in good standing with the Louisiana Board of Pharmacy; Successful completion of a Hospital Pharmacy Residency Program or at least 3 years experience in institutional clinical pharmacy. Board Certification in Pharmacotherapy desired.

The Clinical Pharmacist will perform the general pharmacy and clinical activities that facilitate the development, implementation, and maintenance of systems that promote desirable patient outcomes through safe, cost-effective drug therapies. The Clinical Pharmacist activities include, but are not limited to: assessing patient needs, reviewing administration, patterns of use and drugs effects on the patients maximizing the clinical effect and recommending any changes, minimizing the risk of treatment-induced adverse events, counseling patients and families, drug selection and formulary management, collaborating with prescribers and other members of the health care team, minimizing the expenditures for pharmacological treatments, training pharmacists, pharmacy students, and other health care providers and supporting dispensing activities whenever needed.

Work Type: Full-time
Work Shift: Days