Pharmacists perform the day to day responsibilities of drug distribution, computer drug and IV order processing for pediatric and NICU patients. Perform therapeutic intervention as needed, drug information and consultation to other professional staff and patients, the maintenance of patient profiles, attendance at cardio-pulmonary emergencies, drug therapy monitoring, checking drug compounding, and dispensing. The pediatric/NICU staff Pharmacist is also responsible for directing technicians, overseeing medication storage, inventory control, and actively precepting pharmacy residents, students, technicians or interns as assigned by the supervisor in pediatric and NICU areas. This position is a Direct Care Provider as defined in Pharmacy Policy. The identification of essential functions below is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties that may be assigned to this position, nor does it restrict the duties which may be assigned if such duties reasonably relate to the position. The Pharmacist shall perform clinical pharmacy and medication management duties for pediatric, NICU, and adult patients, as needed.
Possession of the legal requirements for the practice of pharmacy as determined by the CA Board of Pharmacy
Current BLS or PALS upon hire
One year of clinical experience as a licensed pediatric/NICU pharmacist or completion of PGY1 Pediatric residency by time of hire
Licenses and Certifications:
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Pharm.D. highly desirable
Physical, Mental, & Environmental Demands
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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