The Pharmacy Department is made up of separate inpatient and outpatient pharmacies that provide administrative, clinical, and distributive services to both hospital and clinic patients. Pharmaceutical Specialties include: Transplant, Cardiology, Geriatrics, Anticoagulation, Critical Care, Infectious Diseases, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, and Oncology. Ochsner Ambulatory Pharmacy Services includes Anticoagulation Clinic, Digital Medicine, Population Management, and Pharmacy Patient Assistance.
Ochsner provides internship and externship programs for Pharmacy Students as well as (ASHP) – accredited, PGY-1 and PGY-2, Residency Programs in: Pharmacy Practice, Internal Medicine, Solid Organ Transplant, and Health System Administration. Our clinical team provides training and development for Ochsner’s clinical staff, students, and residents
The Clinical Pharmacy Services Supervisor is responsible for coordinating Clinical Pharmacy Services. The Pharmacy Clinical coordinator facilitates the development, implementation, and maintenance of systems that promote desirable patient outcomes through the use of safe, cost-effective drug therapies; provides clinical consultation and clarification to practitioners; provides training, education and competency assessment of pharmacists, clinical rotation students/residents (if applicable) regarding the department's clinical programs; reviews the performance and documentation of clinical activities of all pharmacists and coordinates policies and procedures for clinical activities.
Directs development, implementation and maintenance of Clinical Pharmacy Services.
Facilitates the development and implementation of treatments, guidelines, protocols, formulary changes, formulary substitutions, and clinical pathways as approved by appropriate Committees.
Prepares reports on pharmaceutical care and pharmacoeconomic activities including financial impact, as directed; Chairs the Pharmacy and Therapeutics (P&T) Committee
Provides accurate, adequate, and timely drug information to the professional staff including presentations to staff, students, and other health care professionals
Provides training, coaching and feedback to ensure performance standards are maintained and staff are provided ample opportunity for professional growth.
Provides pharmacokinetic consultation, obtains and uses appropriate laboratory data to evaluate drug medical selection and dosing and communicates findings to health care practitioner.
Maintains professional certifications, licenses and technical knowledge.
Adapts behavior to the specific patient population, including but not limited to: respect for privacy, method of introduction to the patient, adapting explanation of services or procedures to be performed, requesting permissions and communication style.
What We Seek
Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy preferred
Licensed to practice pharmacy in the State of Louisiana; Completion of a Post-Graduate Pharmacy Practice Residency or Fellowship preferred; a minimum of three years related experience can be accepted in lieu of Residency/Fellowship Training; Supervisory experience a plus
WHERE YOU’LL WORK
Not only is Baton Rouge the home of our state capital, but it’s also the home of to Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge. Ochsner Baton Rouge delivers quality healthcare for families throughout the region. With just over 150 beds, 13 health centers and team of more than 300 skilled physicians, Ochsner Baton Rouge is known for comprehensive, convenient care. Ochsner Baton Rouge is full-service acute care facility offering all-private rooms, 24-hour emergency care, newly renovated Family Birthing Center and alternate deliveries, such as water births and a certified nurse midwife program. The hospital has advanced specialty care such as open-heart surgery and orthopedic procedures and has been designated a Gyn Epicenter for the da Vinci® Surgical System.
WHAT WE OFFER
Ochsner offers a comprehensive benefits package designed to accommodate the diverse needs of its employees.
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Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Ochsner Health System is Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, healthcare system. Driven by a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate, coordinated clinical and hospital patient care is provided across the region by Ochsner's 30 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 60 health centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “...Best Hospital” across three specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 80 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs more than 17,000 employees, over 1,000 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts more than 600 clinical research studies. For more information, please visit Ochsner.org or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn.