Clinical Advanced Pharmacist NICU - Tallahassee, FL (743058)
The Hospital is seeking a skilled and experienced Clinical Advanced Pharmacist specializing in NICU to join our dedicated healthcare team. As a 288-bed acute care hospital, we are fully accredited and committed to providing advanced healthcare services with a compassionate, patient-focused approach. The NICU Pharmacist will play a crucial role in ensuring safe and effective medication utilization for our neonatal patients. If you have a passion for critical care and possess expertise in pediatric and NICU settings, we invite you to join our team and make a difference in the lives of our patients.
In this role, you will focus on critical care and coordinate the development, implementation, and maintenance of clinical pharmacy programs. Your responsibilities will include:
- Reviewing medication orders and ensuring the appropriateness of drugs ordered, dosage, route, and interactions.
- Adjusting medication dosage/schedule as appropriate for patient condition following policy guidelines.
- Safely dispensing medications to patients in accordance with age-specific guidelines.
- Preparing sterile IV admixtures in compliance with USP 797 standards.
- Evaluating and analyzing clinical data, medication use, and developing drug class monographs to support clinical toolkit development.
- Overseeing pharmacy distribution activities, including order receipt, product storage, controlled substance processes, and dispensing.
- Monitoring narcotic transactions and reconciling the quantity/type of narcotics leaving the pharmacy.
- Assisting with physician consults and providing timely retrieval of reliable drug information.
- Contributing to a culture of patient-centered care by ensuring a quiet healing environment.
- Communicating and interacting with patients, families, and the interdisciplinary team in a caring, empathetic, and courteous manner.
- Education: BS or Pharm D Degree from a college accredited by the American Council on Pharmacy Education
- License/Certifications: Current Florida Pharmacist License or License eligible. Board certified
- Experience: Minimum of 3 years of acute care experience as a Pharmacist, with experience in pediatrics/NICU or residency training
Shift and Benefits:
You'll enjoy a mixed shift with rotation every other weekend, providing you with work-life balance. We offer a competitive salary range starting from $56.55 per hour for 1 year of experience, up to $68.69 per hour for 17 years of experience. Additionally, we offer a sign-on bonus of $10,000 to welcome you to our team. Relocation assistance is available on a case-by-case basis.
Ready to Make a Difference?
Join us in our mission to provide exceptional healthcare services with compassion and excellence. Apply now to be considered for this exciting opportunity!