Reporting to the Director of Pharmacy, Pharmacists are responsible for drug distribution and clinical activities for all patients at all GBHS affiliated sites.
This includes monitoring patient drug therapy and providing drug education to patients and other health care providers.The pharmacist reviews all physicians’ orders screening for drug interactions, therapeutic duplicates, dose range checking, therapeutic appropriateness and any other pharmacy related concerns.
It may also include checking work of Technician staff and provision of pharmacy services in our retail pharmacy.
Qualifications / Skills / Abilities :
Licensure or eligibility for licensure with the Ontario College of Pharmacists
Ability to provide and promote patient centered care
Leadership, problem-solving, decision-making and organizational skills
Interviewing and patient assessment skills
Willingness to orient to other unit specialties
Proven verbal and written communication skills
Interest and experience in patient education and health promotion
Commitment to continuous professional development and continuing education
General computer skills
Available for all shifts, including weekends and ability for multi-site coverage when required
Possession of a valid Ontario Class G Driver’s License and personal vehicle
Recent satisfactory performance and attendance records
Knowledge of and adherence to GBHS CARE’ Behaviours (Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence)
Advocates and supports a culture of patient safety and demonstrates an understanding of how the department service and assigned responsibilities contribute to overall patient safety at GBHS through patient safety knowledge, skills and attitudes
Membership in Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists
Knowledge of Cerner information systems
A General Hospital Residency Certificate or 3 years’ experience in a hospital with clinical pharmacist responsibilities
To be considered for this position, please submit a resume to the address or fax number below or complete the On-line Application form .
Applications must be received in Human Resources no later than 4 p.m. on the closing date. Grey Bruce Health Services is an equal opportunity employer.