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Staff Pharmacist II Per Diem
Sacramento, California, 94203, US  
Job Description:
The Staff II Clinical Pharmacist will work primarily in the inpatient setting; cover select specialty services and provide distribution support to hospitalized patients. This position continuously seeks out interventions by making rounds with the medical teams and offering suggestions on individualized medication regimens. The pharmacist is an integral member of the health care team, also contributing to drug distribution activities, providing drug information, serving as a preceptor to pharmacy students and residents, conducting clinical research, and participating in Department and Hospital Committees, task forces and work groups.

--Current (unrestricted) California Board of Pharmacy license.
--Completion of PGY1 Acute Care Residency required.
--Completion of PGY2 Residency in area of position emphasis (e.g. Critical Care, Infectious Disease, Nutrition Support, Oncology, Pain Management, Emergency Medicine); or equivalent experience consisting of PGY1 plus a minimum of 3 years of similar clinical practice (>/= 70%) in an academic medical center setting.
--Complete working knowledge of, and skill and experience to apply, practices, principles and techniques of patient care related to area of expertise. Working knowledge of regulations and safety requirements for safe handling, preparation and administration of hazardous drugs.
--Thorough understanding and competency with aseptic technique and safe handling of hazardous medications.
--Computer skills in utilizing software programs /facilitate medication entry
--Excellent interpersonal and communication (written and oral) skills.
--Demonstrated mathematical skills sufficient to accurately perform pharmacy calculations.

--Hospital pharmacy operations experience, comprehensive knowledge of hospital practice.
--Knowledge of or ability to learn health system regulatory and accreditation standards.
--Previous experience with data collection and analysis and application to performance improvement. Experience with EPIC or other CPOE systems.

--Must be able to work flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.
--THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT. JOB REQUIREMENTS: <img height=1 width=1 border=0 src= /> To apply for this position, please copy and paste the following link into your browser address bar:
Employment/Position Type: Full Time