Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News Virginia is currently seeking a full-time Pharmacist, Compounding Lead.
Job Summary: Supervises and performs compounding (both sterile and non-sterile), packaging and dispensing of pharmaceuticals according to prescription, physician order or floor stock request. Monitors patient profiles to assure appropriate dosage and therapy. Provides current drug information. Possesses the skills and ability to assess data reflective of patient status and to interpret this information and identify the patients' needs in relation to age specific requirements, and to provide care as described in accordance with state and federal law and regulation, and facility policy and procedures. Performs other duties as assigned. The Clinical Team Leader provides clinical leadership for integrated pharmacy services, and is a specialty resource for the areas covered. Supports staff development for clinicians with in-services, newsletters or correspondence.
Education: Graduate of school of pharmacy. If a foreign graduate of pharmacy, has completed all requirements for equivalency as outlined by the National Association of Board of Pharmacy (NABP)
Licensure: Licensed or eligible by the State of Virginia as a pharmacist.
Experience: Completed ASHP approved PGY 1 residency and has one year of clinical pharmacy experience or 3 years of clinical pharmacist experience. Board certification is preferred.