Clinical Pharmacist - Formulary Management - Full-time - Days - Business Office (Dickory)
Company: Ochsner Health System
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: October 13, 2019
We've made a lot of progress since opening the doors in 1942, but
one thing has never changed - our commitment to serve, heal, lead,
educate, and innovate. We believe that every award earned, every
record broken and every patient helped is because of the dedicated
employees who fill our hallways.
At Ochsner, whether you work with patients every day or support
those who do, you are making a difference and that matters. Come
make a difference at Ochsner Health System and discover your future
today!This job assumes responsibility for the collection,
organization, analysis, and dissemination of information on
medication utilization. Integrate its activities with the clinical,
safety, procurement, prescribing, administration and distribution
systems to optimize medication use within Ochsner Medical Center.
Assumes responsibility of compliance with regulatory agencies, best
practices, patient quality, and pharmacoeconomics to guide
practice. Integrally involved in formulary management, medication
policy compliance, and Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
initiatives.This job description is a summary of the primary duties
and responsibilities of the job and position. It is not intended to
be a comprehensive or all-inclusive listing of duties and
responsibilities. Contents are subject to change at Ochsner's
School/College of Pharmacy degree
Required - 1 year experience in Drug Information, Informatics or
Required - Licensed to practice pharmacy in the State of Louisiana
or eligible for licensure
Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs)
- Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry
and retrieval of patient information.
- Must be proficient with Windows-style applications and
- Effective verbal and written communication skills and the
ability to present information clearly and professionally to
varying levels of individuals.
- Knowledge and understanding of the research process including
funding, design and compliance issues.
- Excellent interpersonal skills.
- Strong leadership/teaching skills.
- Maintains formulary.
- Evaluates pharmacoeconomic impact of pharmacy policy.
- Assures continual regulatory compliance.
- Educates staff, students, patients, providers and other health
- Participates in professional development and continuing
- Adapts behavior to the specific patient population, including
but not limited to: respect for privacy, method of introduction to
the patient, adapting explanation of services or procedures to be
performed, requesting permissions and communication style.
- Other related duties as required.
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work
only. They are not an exhaustive list of all required
responsibilities, duties, and skills. Other duties may be added, or
this description amended at any time.
Complies with the Ochsner Health System Compliance & Privacy
Program and Standards of Conduct, including the immediate reporting
of any known or suspected unethical or questionable behaviors or
conduct; patient/employee safety, patient privacy, and/or other
Ochsner is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Physical and Environmental Demands
The physical essential functions of this job include (but are not
limited to) the following: Frequently exerting 10-20 pounds of
force to move objects; occasionally up to 100 pounds of force.
Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for sedentary
work. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Are you ready to make a difference? Apply Today!
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