Pharmacist - Pharmacy

  • Ridgeview Medical Center
  • Waconia, MN 55387, USA
  • Jan 22, 2021
Pharmacy

Job Description

This position is responsible for the dispensing medications and providing drug information following established standards and practices to ensure proper and safe medication use. Job Functions  Compounds and dispenses medications and other pharmaceuticals.Prepares IV solutions.Prepares and maintains all necessary records on prescriptions, patient charges and inventory.Provides information to facility staff on drugs and pharmaceuticals.Writes guidelines for drug use within the hospital and implements hospital regulations.Ensures medicines are stores appropriately and securely.Provides guidance to pharmacy staff.Answers questions about medicines from within the hospital, other hospitals and the general public.Performs other duties as assigned. When functioning as Night Pharmacist: Delivers medications to nursing stations.Performs the AcuDose refill for the Two Twelve Medical Center and the Narcotic Box refill and exchange for the CRNA’s.Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Education/Work Experience  Bachelor’s degree in PharmacyPharmacist experience in hospital setting Knowledge/Skills/Abilities  Knowledge of basic computer functions and Microsoft Office applications Ability to meet and maintain the necessary background checks as aligned with position functions Ability to communicate in the English language for effective written and verbal correspondence in order to complete job functions as mentioned above Capable of making independent decisions with the use of good critical thinking and problem solving skills Ability to respond appropriately to unpredictable situations and diverse patient populations Ability to work carefully, methodically and accurately Knowledge of IV admixture, unit doses, computer operation, oncology, nutritional support and kinetic dosing Ability to communicate in the English language for effective written and verbal correspondence in order to complete job functions as mentioned above License/Certification  Valid Minnesota Pharmacist licensure Cognitive and Mental Demands  Time Awareness - ContinuousWriting - ContinuousInitiation of Work - ContinuousMemory - ContinuousReceptiveness to Change - FrequentReasoning - ContinuousRequired Sequences in Work - OccasionalProblem Solving - ContinuousAttentiveness Duration - ContinuousSocial Interactions - ContinuousMathematical Aptitude - ContinuousConflict Management - ContinuousReading - ContinuousDetail Oriented - Continuous Link to Employee Health Physical DemandsAdditional InformationFTE:0Weekend Rotation:Casual - Department RequirementHoliday Rotation:Casual - Department RequirementPrimary Shift:Day/EveningDepartment:Pharmacy