We have an exciting Relief Full Time opportunity as a Clinical Pharmacist within our Lower Mainland Pharmacy Services at the Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacy located at Surrey Memorial Hospital where you can showcase your clinical hospital pharmaceutical skills!
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We are a collaboration of four premier health employers Fraser Health, Provincial Health Services, Providence and Vancouver Coastal Health and provide an integrated approach to pharmaceutical care and service excellence patients, residents and clients committed to investing in your professional development in creating an environment where you can advance your career.
As a Clinical Pharmacist you will:
Additionally, we would depend on your expertise to ensure that prescriptions are appropriate and you would identify safety concerns working with the health care team to resolve discrepancies or problems; documenting discussions or modifications to the medication therapy and dispensing medications.
To join our team you have:
Effective October 26th 2021, all new hires to Fraser Health will need to have full COVID 19 vaccination (have received a full series of a World Health Organization “WHO” approved vaccine against infection by SARS-COV-2, or a combination of approved WHO vaccines). Please note this applies to all postings, and individual medical exemptions must be approved by the Provincial Health Officer.
Surrey Memorial Hospital (SMH) is a 611 acute care bed, University of BC Affiliated, regional referral and teaching hospital that has the busiest emergency in BC. The neonatal and pediatric patients within this hospital receive pharmacy services from a separate pharmacy. At Surrey Memorial, there is an inpatient pediatric unit, a separate pediatric emergency department, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, child and adolescent mental health units, and many pediatric outpatient clinics. In addition, our pharmacy provides the clinical pharmacy services for the maternity units. You will have the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. The Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacy offers peer group participation and mentoring opportunities and have 4 CPS on staff providing support to pharmacists in clinical roles. We offer a competitive salary package which includes comprehensive health benefits coverage.
We aim to build an environment where you love the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. From the financial advisor handling our health care resources, to the IT professional enabling life-saving data, to the nurse and physician on the front line of patient care, everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces.
Apply now to join our diverse team.
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The Clinical Pharmacist provides clinical pharmacy services including individualization of patient medication therapy; patient medication counselling; consultation with physicians, nurses and other health care providers to develop and discuss therapeutic plans and assistance in the development of drug therapy guidelines for individual disease conditions.
Provides support to the Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee by preparing written summaries and recommendations on drug usage; contributes items such as case studies and articles for submission to professional journals; acts as department resource person in the assigned area of responsibility; participates in medication use evaluations and clinical drug trials; provides instruction and/or supervision to pharmacy students and residents.
Additionally, the Clinical Pharmacist performs drug distribution duties including processing prescriptions by reviewing prescribed medication therapy; validating prescriptions; identifying safety concerns; contacting the subscriber and/or the health care team to resolve discrepancies or problems; documenting discussions or modifications to the medication therapy and dispensing medications.
Current registration as a Pharmacist with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia.
Completion of an accredited Hospital Pharmacy Residency Program or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.