Ascension Health Pharmacist - Remote Hospital in Wichita, Kansas

Job ID: 228921

Pharmacist - Remote Hospital

Wichita, Kansas

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Pharmacist-Remote Hospital

City, State: Wichita, KS

Location: Via Christi Health

Department: Pharmacy Services IP 003

Additional Job Details: PT Rotating / 4 hours Weekly

About Us

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Assures the appropriate selection, dosing, administering, and dispensing of medication orders.

Responsibilities:

  • Reviews and assesses medication orders to identify, prevent and resolve potential and actual drug related problems. Recommends formulary alternatives when appropriate.

  • Compounds and dispenses medications for accurate delivery to patients.

  • Provides drug information and education to medical staff and patients.

  • Communicates with physicians and other clinicians as necessary to facilitate care.

  • Coordinates and supervises drug distribution including outpatient prescriptions, investigational drugs and sterile products. Promotes cost effective drug therapy in accordance with departmental initiatives and policies.

  • Completes pharmacy initiatives including dose optimization, therapeutic interchange, ADR reporting, anti-coagulation monitoring, vancomycin and aminoglycoside monitoring, target drug monitoring, and drug use evaluation.

  • Properly documents all clinical interventions and other information as required by law and departmental policies and procedures.

  • Oversees technical personnel who assist in preparation, maintenance and dispensing of medications and supplies. Assists with academic functions such as serving as a preceptor for pharmacy students.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • May be required to be "on-call."

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Licensed Pharmacist credentialed from the Kansas Board of Pharmacy obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science

  • Bachelor of Science in pharmacy required. PharmD preferred and At least two years of hospital pharmacy experience. Previous required. Experience with multiple pharmacy information systems is strongly preferred.

Work Experience:

How To Apply

Are you ready to join the Via Christi team? Click "Apply Now" to complete the online application.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

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