HCA, Hospital Corporation of America ED Clinical Pharmacist 7ON/7OFF in Savannah, Georgia
Memorial Health University Medical Center (MHUMC)is a 612-bed hospital inSavannah, Georgia. We opened our doors in 1955 and have evolved into the most advanced healthcare provider in the region. We are a regional referral center for heart care, cancer care, trauma care, children's care, high-risk pregnancies, and high-risk newborn care. Our hospital includes the region's only Level 1 trauma center, the region's only children's hospital, and the Savannah campus of Mercer University School of Medicine. Memorial Health proudly serves 35 counties across southeast Georgia and southern South Carolina.
Memorial Health University Medical Center has earned local, regional, and national honors. At MHUMC, we are not content with business as usual. Our goal is to create a new standard for excellence that will not only serve our current patients, but also change the future of medicine.
Emergency Department The emergency department is staffed with 21 board certified physicians, including 3 Pediatric Emergency Physicians. With a volume of 95,000 visits a year and a 19-20% admission rate, we have the opportunity to care for a diverse mix of acutely ill patients. We are exposed to every facet of emergency care with a total of 74 beds that includes a separate fast track, pediatric emergency department, and dedicated psychiatric area. The clinical pharmacist is responsible for ensuring safe and effective medication use for all patients admitted to the ED, including active participation with the attending physicians; collaboration with other pharmacists to assure timely medication availability; education of patients and their family members, education of physicians and nurses, and education of pharmacy trainees; participation on organizational, pharmacy department and nursing unit-based medication policy and continuous quality improvement committees. The ED pharmacist attends all trauma protocols, trauma responses, code strokes and code blues within the ED, assists with RSI and conscious sedation. They also serve as preceptor for pharmacy students, PGY1, & critical care pharmacy PGY2 residents.
The emergency department is staffed with medication reconciliation technicians that preform medication reconciliation duties for patients to be admitted. The clinical pharmacist may be asked to assist with medication discrepancies identified by the medication reconciliation technicians, however do not directly oversee this process. Position Details Schedule: 7-on/7-off from 1100 to 2230 Competitive salary and benefits package Pharm.D. or B.S. in Pharmacy and PGY-1 residency training required. Ideal candidates will have at least one year of ED experience or PGY-2 in Emergency Medicine or Critical Care
_Education Required:_ * B.S. Pharmacy *Education Preferred: * * M.S. Pharm. D., residency *License Required:* * GA Pharmacy License _License Preferred:_ * Board Certification _Experience Required:_ * one year of ED experience or PGY-2 in Emergency Medicine or Critical Care.
Job: *Pharmacy & Pharmacy Tech
Title: ED Clinical Pharmacist 7ON/7OFF
Location: Georgia-Savannah-Memorial Med Center Savannah
Requisition ID: 26960-3747