Community Health Systems Pharmacy Resident in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Description:

Under the general leadership of the Clinical Pharmacy Manager, a Pharmacy Extern/Resident completes advanced post-graduate training in focused clinical and dispensing assignments to further develop clinical pharmacy skills, drug information knowledge and clinical research skills. Extern/Resident is assigned multiple pharmacy-focused projects and drug information queries throughout the residency year. Responsible for completing and presenting a clinical pharmacy research project by the end of the residency year. Responsible for the preparation and dispensing of pharmaceuticals in a safe and effective manner pursuant to medication orders issued by licensed prescribers; performs pharmacy clinical functions; provides education about drug therapy and pharmacy services for hospital staff, physicians, patients and student; monitors drug therapy and utilization; and maintains a pharmacy drug information service for patients, staff, and physicians. Makes decisions about a patient s drug therapy based on information provided by the physician, nurse and other care givers and based on other information available from numerous sources pertinent to the decision making process.

Qualifications

Graduate of an accredited college of Pharmacy with a B.S. or PharmD. Degree or anticipated graduation from an accredited college of pharmacy prior to the extern/residency year.

Job: Pharmacy

Organization: Lutheran Hospital of Indiana

Location: IN-Fort Wayne

Requisition ID: 1806242