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PRN Weekend Pharmacist - (124849)

Universal Health Services
Ga Usst Simons Is, GA
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  • Job Code
    124849
  • Jobs Rated
    33rd

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UHS is one of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Saint Simons By-The-Sea Hospital is a 101 bed psychiatric and addictive disease hospital for adults and adolescents. We strive to provide quality mental health treatment and addiction treatment services in the area. Located on Saint Simons Island, Ga., Saint Simons By-The-Sea's serene island setting ensures privacy and anonymity, enabling the patient to concentrate on recovery. Our hospital is conveniently located within driving distance of Jacksonville, FL, Savannah, GA, and other surrounding cities in the South Georgia and Northern Florida region. The hospital's comfortable, supportive environment helps put patients at ease. Saint Simons By-The-Sea's staff has extensive experience in the fields of addiction treatment, recovery, relapse prevention and mental health treatment.

Saint Simons By-The-Sea Hospital is seeking an experienced Pharmacist to assist with weekend coverage every other weekend. Pharmacist Position provides support for clinical programs and practices within the hospital as well as fill orders with accuracy; check technician-prepared products before release; maintain security of pharmacy and controlled substances; enter orders and patient information with accuracy; aid in the training of new staff; update the Director about the daily activities of the pharmacy; and aid the Director in maintaining the pharmacy.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following tasks:

  • Ensures that all medications are available, in-date, properly stored, and properly labeled for patient administration.
  • Maintains accurate patient profiles containing all patient information necessary for clinical monitoring.
  • Provides drug information and consultation to medical and nursing staff and provides drug information for patient education.
  • Delivers medication to nursing units in a timely, accurate, and cost efficient manner.
  • Ensures compliance with all licensing and regulatory body laws and Joint Commission standards.
  • Consults with Physicians and other caregivers when appropriate to make drug therapy recommendations.
  • Reconciles pharmacy patient profile with nursing MAR on a daily basis. All discrepancies will be resolved immediately.
  • Establishes and implements a system for ordering, controlling, and distributing medications and devices.
  • Maintains courteous disposition with staff, visitors, and patients.

This opportunity offers the following:

Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and Development Opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
Competitive Compensation

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

Must be a graduate of an accredited College of Pharmacy; Pharm D. preferred.

Must have current license to practice pharmacy from the Georgia State Board of Pharmacy.

Minimum 1 year recent experienceas a Pharmacist in a hospitalsetting preferred.

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Posted: 2020-02-19 Expires: 2020-04-02

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