Pharmacist

  • Jordan Hospital
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth Plymouth Massachusetts 02360 US
  • Jan 26, 2019
Other Allied Health

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares and dispenses medication orders for patients.
  • (a) Reviews patient profile for allergies and adverse reactions.
    (b) Reviews comprehensive drug data file to evaluate orders for drug-drug interactions, accuracy in drug selection, dose and frequency.
  • Discusses questionable medication orders with Attending Physicians.
  • Ensures correct compounding and mixing of special formulas, chemotherapy and sterile IV products.
  • Provides drug information to patients, nurses, physicians, trainees and other employees.
  • Ensures all legal and professional requirements are adhered to for narcotics and other controlled substances.
  • Supervises, mentors and assists in training pharmacy technicians, interns and new pharmacists. 
  • It is understood that this is a summary of key job functions and does not include every detail of the job that may reasonably be required.

    Experience/Knowledge/Skills Required

  • Two (2) years of experience in a hospital with unit dose, IV additive, chemotherapy and computerization.
  • Education Required

  • B.S. Degree/Pharm D in Pharmacy from an accredited school of pharmacy.
  • M.S. Degree a plus.
  • Registration/Certification

     1.        Must be licensed in Massachusetts.