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Pharmacist

Company: Virginia Mason Memorial
Location: Yakima
Posted on: February 14, 2020

Job Description:

ROLE SUMMARY

Provides effective, efficient and accurate pharmaceutical care to patients to ensure positive drug therapy outcomes. Coordinates and supervises compounding and distribution of drugs in a safe and accurate manner, acting in accordance with protocols, internal guidelines/standards and regulatory requirements.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Assures safe, evidence based, and cost effective use of pharmaceuticals and IV products through the application of specialized knowledge, skills, and professional judgment. Serves as a patient advocate when implementing care by considering the patient's disease conditions, screening for drug misadventures, and being an active member of the healthcare team. Documents direct patient care activities appropriately. Coordinates and facilitates an efficient and clinically appropriate drug distribution and communication system to assure optimal patient care following existing standards of practice and the organizations policies and procedures. Follows through on identified medication errors and adverse reactions to address clinical concerns promptly to prevent recurrence. Provides concise, applicable, comprehensive, and timely responses to requests for drug information from patients and health care providers. Provides residents and students with the opportunities to learn in a positive and supportive environment. Provides leadership and serves as a role model for competent professional practice.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

Education: Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy required. Doctorate in Pharmacy preferred. Completion of a post-graduate pharmacy residency is preferred.

Experience: Previous hospital pharmacy experience preferred.

Licenses/Certificates/Registration:





  • American Heart Association BLS required.



  • ACLS & PALS Certification required for outpatient and nursing floor locations.



  • Licensure as a pharmacist preceptor by the Washington State Board of Pharmacy is preferred.



  • Washington State Preceptor Certification within 6 months of hire if eligible or within 6 months after becoming eligible.



  • Member in one or more of the following professional organizations is preferred: ASHP, ASCP, WSPA, APhA, or ACCP.



  • Current Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS) certification is preferred

    About Us:

    Virginia Mason Memorial (VMM), part of the Virginia Mason Health System, is made up of a 226-bed hospital as well as 20+ primary care and specialty care locations. We are a nonprofit community hospital that has served Central Washington's Yakima Valley for 70 years. We are seeking employees with a passion for patients and customer service!

    We offer a comprehensive benefit plan including medical, dental, and vision coverage; plus we have a generous 401K plan (with an employer contribution!), competitive compensation, an employee wellness clinic and continuing education and training. At VMM, we know the best care is provided by employees who are well-supported.

    Why do we do what we do? As the region's leading health care provider and Yakima's largest employer, we believe that by inspiring people to thrive, we can transform lives. Our vision is to "create healthy communities one person at a time." With such an important goal, we work together to demonstrate our values of Respect, Accountability, Teamwork, Stewardship, and Innovation for everyone who walks through our doors, patients and coworkers alike. We would love to hear from you!"Virginia Mason Memorial provides reasonable accommodations to assist qualified individuals in order to perform the essential duties/requirements their job requires. The description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements and serves as merely a summary rather than a complete listing of duties. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities, and working conditions may change as needs evolve. This job description does not constitute a contract as employment is at will

Keywords: Virginia Mason Memorial, Yakima , Pharmacist, Healthcare , Yakima, Washington

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