Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Provides pharmaceutical care to assigned patients by correlating the physician's orders with the patient's clinical status to determine the optimal dose , route, scheduling, and duration of each prescribed medication.
Provides drug information and/or references to health professionals and departments within the hospital center and the community
Resolves questions regarding formulary and non-formulary medications, following policies and procedures.
Performs clinical chart reviews on a scheduled basis and assesses the appropriateness of medication orders based on interview, observation, and review of the patients medical records.
Develops a goal-oriented pharmaceutical care plan based on assessment, in cooperation with the patient, the patient's significant others, and other members of the health care team
Performs Patient Care Unit inspections on a scheduled and timely basis.
Contributes to and participates in the departmental medication use evaluation plan, including but not limited to CMI
Prepares parenteral medications using sterile aseptic technique.
Maintains adequate medication supply in the Pharmacy area and informs supervisor of impending shortages
Intervenes and documents interventions to correct/ improve pharmacotherapy. Reports adverse drug events and medication errors occurring in area serviced.
Takes responsibility for the operation of the assigned Pharmacy area and activities of all supportive personnel.
Maintains pharmacological knowledge by reading professional publications, attending workshops, conferences and C.E. programs to maintain professional competency.
Prepares patients for discharge in a manner consistent with the patients status
Investigates and documents reports of Adverse Drug Reactions. Facilitates Adverse Drug Reaction Subcommittee meetings
Perform other duties as assigned
Graduate from an accredited College of Pharmacy
NYS Licensed Pharmacist
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet were as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinais unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care.
Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story!
Who We Are
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West , Mount Sinai Morningside , and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.
Posted Date : 2022-04-21
Expiry Date : 2022-07-21
Job type : Part Time