This dedicated resource helps assure compounding quality and compliance. This full time pharmacist position will be primarily day shift with some flexing of hours to assure competency, education, survey needs are met. The pharmacist will oversee inpatient pharmacy compounding while providing a level of oversight/guidance in areas where compounding is performed in District pharmacies and participate during surveys to field questions matters related to compounding.
Oversight of compounded preparations within the inpatient pharmacy and with key stakeholders of licensed District pharmacies to ensure quality of compounded preparations and compliance with regulatory and best practices.
Develop, implement and maintain compounding related policy, procedures & operational workflows to ensure quality, safety, compliance and operational performance.
Develops, implements, maintains and oversees all aspects of the Compounding Quality Assurance Program.
Reviews and maintains quality assurance records for Outsourced Compounding Pharmacies where medication were obtained as applicable
Develops, implements, maintains and oversees environmental, personnel and performance monitoring program to ensure optimal quality, safety, compliance and operational performance.
Leads efforts in continuous process improvement of the compounding process to maximize efficiency, safety and ongoing survey readiness.
With 581 beds, 300 physicians and 5,000 employees – Kaweah Delta Health Care District provides the people living and working in California’s bustling Central Valley with access to high-quality health care just minutes from home. We are extremely proud of our selection as a HealthGrades Top 250 Hospital. We offer general, specialty and sub-specialty care in a full-range of medical fields (heart, lung, vascular, spine, neurosurgery, childbirth, cancer, etc.) We offer six accredited Graduate Medical Education Programs training physicians of tomorrow. Our award winning Cardiovascular programs have recently affiliated with Cleveland Clinic. We offer an expansive rural health clinic system serving residents countywide.
The awarding winning inpatient Pharmacy Department at Kaweah Delta Health Care District provides progressive pharmacy services across three campuses and includes a staff of 100+ with over 45 clinical pharmacists.
The Inpatient Pharmacy operates 24/7 pharmacy services. A full array of technology is available to assist with distribution of medications to our patients including automated inventory management, automated dispensing cabinets, bar code technology, aut...omated TPN and workflow management systems.
Clinical Inpatient Pharmacy services utilize an integrated decentralized staffing model. Pharmacists practice on nursing units participating in order verification, provision of drug information, and clinical services. Clinical services include pharmacokinetics, anticoagulation management, and automatic intravenous to oral switches, automatic renal dose adjustments and automatic therapeutic interchanges. Specialty pharmacy services include Anemia Management, Anticoagulation, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Infectious Disease, Oncology, Pain Management, and Pediatrics.
The City of Visalia, with a population over 135,000, is centrally located between Los Angeles and San Francisco, only an hour's drive from national parks, and within easy reach of coastal beaches. Visalia offers the unique combination of affordable housing, a friendly community, easy commute to work, and economic opportunity. The cost of living may be small town, but the cultural amenities are big city! Our premier facility in Visalia, California offers an environment unlike any other.