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The Digital Medicine Clinical Pharmacist monitors and evaluates drug therapy for appropriateness based on the patient’s health status, institutional criteria/guidelines, and cost efficient measures; assumes responsibility for the management of pharmacy services to assigned areas for the goal of improving patient outcomes; provides drug information to health care personnel; participates with appropriate medical team on patient care rounds; precepts pharmacy students and residents; and provides in-services/education to pharmacy and other health care providers when appropriate.
Performs patient assessment and care.
Educates staff, students, patients, health care providers and other health care professionals.
Mentors residents, students and new staff to meet departmental goals.
Assumes responsibility for professional development and continued education.
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.
Other related duties as required.
Required – Graduate of an accredited School/College of Pharmacy, PGY1 Residency in Pharmacy Practice
Preferred – PGY2 Residency in Pharmacy Practice
Required – Licensed to practice pharmacy in the State of Louisiana, or eligible for licensure by examination or reciprocity from another state
Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs)
Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry and retrieval of information.
Effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to present information clearly and professionally.
Must be proficient with Windows-style applications, various software packages specific to role and keyboard.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to exhibit good clinical experience in specialty as well as leadership/teaching skills.
Ability to understand the distributive process of the Pharmacy within 45 days from hire.
Ability to travel to offsite locations as required.
Ability to work flexible schedule as needed such as nights, evenings, weekends, etc.
Ochsner is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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About Ochsner Health System
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 29 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 80 health centers and urgent care centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across four specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 80 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs more than 18,000 employees and over 1,100 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties, and conducts more than 600 clinical research studies.