Sanford Health Pharmacist - Pharmacy SMCF in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Pharmacist | Pharmacy SMCF | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : Pharmacy-SMCF

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Possesses the knowledge and ability to dispense prescription drugs to patients. Helps patients understand doctor's instructions and monitors patients' health and progress. Manages daily prescriptions. Advises doctors on the selection, dosages, interactions and side effects of medication. Provides information about drug side effects and interactions among different drugs. Dispenses drugs and makes sure people are taking the right medications. Monitors the health and progress of patients in response to drug therapy. Reviews drug utilization and answers questions about prescription drugs. Provides information and makes recommendations about drugs. Takes inventory and handles other basic pharmacy events, such as answering incoming physician calls and logging data.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

The Sanford Health Pharmacy Department is seeking a full time pharmacist to be a serve multiple roles within the department. This will include the inpatient pharmacy, IV services, medication reconciliation and may include decentralized roles. The pharmacy staff at Sanford Health works with nurses, physicians, other members of the interdisciplinary team and to focus on a team approach to health care. The responsibilities of the pharmacist will be to provide all clinical and dispensing services for our patients. The pharmacist may participate in providing education and have teaching opportunities with our traditional PGY1 residency program, our non-traditional PGY1 residency program and APPE pharmacy students.

Pharmacy services at Sanford Medical Center include involvement in cardiology, pediatrics, oncology, intensive care, general medicine, dialysis, transplant, an antimicrobial stewardship program and medication reconciliation. The pharmacist position will also include clinical activities such as pharmacokinetics, TPN ordering and monitoring, anticoagulation review, decentralized satellite coverage for day and evening shift, renal dosing, IV to PO adjustments, and a rotation through the central pharmacy. All pharmacist staff are trained in the central pharmacy and IV room. The position will be a rotation of day and evening shifts with an every third weekend rotation and very minimal night coverage.

QUALIFICATIONS

License must be in good standing by the State Board of Pharmacy in state(s) of practice and/or possess multi-state license privileges as required by position.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Support

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req12335