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The clinical pharmacist will be a unit-based pharmacist that will verify the orders and provide clinical services for the area(s) for which they are assigned. They will be a drug information resource for the nurses, physicians, patients, and families.
This individualï¿½s responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Order verification and performing medication profile reviews that should include but not limited to: checking for duplications, drug- drug and drug-food interactions, allergies, drug appropriateness, dosing, and frequency.
Check High Risk IVs, renal dose adjusting medications, IV to PO conversions, initiates/modifies/ discontinues therapy, and mediates black box warning interventions.
Provide for collaborative practice management as per facility-approved protocols for anticoagulation, parenteral nutrition, vancomycin and aminoglycoside consults, etc.
Assist with medication reconciliation and clarification of unsafe and unclear drug therapy orders.
Required: Pharm. D. or BS in pharmacy
Required: 3 years or residency training or equivalent experience
Required: Pharmacy License; BLS within 30 days of hire; Preferred: Board Certification in Specialty area, CGP, ACLS, etc.
Primary Location: Brownsville, Texas
Facility: Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Rotate
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Internal Number: 2005034567
About Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.