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The Staff Pharmacist will be responsible for:
Reviewing medication orders to ensure medication therapy is appropriate for patients, identifying drug-drug interactions, contraindications and other potentially problematic issues, collaborating with the prescriber to modify orders as needed
Reviewing, filling and dispensing medication orders and prescriptions
Checking medication orders/prescriptions filled by pharmacy technicians and pharmacy interns, verifying products are correctly selected, prepared and labeled
Researching and providing drug information as a subject matter expert
Providing patient education
Researching patient history as necessary and complete medication history documentation.
Supervising support personnel within assigned work area and ensuring products are prepared and distributed in accordance with established procedures, schedules and protocols
To qualify, you must have:
Knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts typically acquired through completion of a PharmD degree from an accredited pharmacy program
Current license and registration by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Pharmacy
Analytical skills to collect information from diverse sources, apply professional principles in performing various analyses, and summarize the information and data in order to solve problems OR design relatively complex systems and programs
Strong communication skills
The ability to work a rotating schedule including 8 or 12 hour shifts, overnights, rotating weekend and holiday coverage
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
In this position, you will be part of the esteemed Pharmacy team at our leading-edge Hale Clinical Building, expected to open in early 2022. Though this is a future opportunity, we are hiring and training for all team members prior to the building's opening.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted T-passes
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 3057215
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.