Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
Serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
Work Hours/Shift: Full Time Days. Every 4th or 5th weekend rotation.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork.
Pharmacy Operations –
Performs all pharmacist functions
Maintains functional proficiency in and provides coverage of distributive functions and supervising technicians as requeste.
Pharmacy Practice –
Completes critical medication order scrutiny, drug profile review, and patient monitoring to identify, prevent, or mitigate medication-related problems
Ensures age-, weight-, and indication-appropriate medication dosing
Clinical Pharmacy Services –
Actively participates in multidisciplinary patient care rounds
Provides primary coverage of direct patient care programs and provides accurate, safe, timely, and appropriate medication therapy based on patient needs
Teamwork and Inter-professional Collaboration –
Presents to assigned areas on time and ready to work and does not exhibit excessive unscheduled absenteeism
Ensures continuity of care between shifts, among pharmacy staff assignments, and across pharmacy practice areas
Teaching, Training, Precepting, and Mentoring –
Mentors new staff and assists with training of all staff as requested
Develops and maintains quality training opportunities and relationships for teaching and precepting pharmacy students and residents
Quality Improvement, Regulatory Compliance, and Accreditation –
Utilizes principles of continuous quality improvement to analyze and resolve problems in a systematic manner
Conducts quality improvement initiatives to improve medication-related processes or pharmacy systems
Professional Activities and Practice Advancements –
Maintains a record of contribution and sustained commitment to pharmacy practice via documentation of pharmacist professional activities and practice advancement accomplishments
Documents a sustained record of improvements in and contributions to pharmacy practice
Leadership and Organizational Involvement –
Participates in departmental meetings and educational activities as assigned
Supports practice advancement initiatives, clinical research projects, and stewardship initiatives led by colleagues and peers
What You Will Need:
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, Doctor of Pharmacy, or other advanced pharmacy degree required
Current valid State of Florida Pharmacist license
Post Graduate Year One (PGY1) & Post Graduate Year Two (PGY2) Pharmacy Residency in specialty area consistent with practice needs of institution
PGY1 Residency plus contemporary pediatric hospital or specialty practice experience (3+ years) consistent with practice needs of institution
Board certification from the Board of Pharmacy Specialties
Registration as a pharmacist preceptor with the Florida Board of Pharmacy and applicable schools of pharmacy
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification
Primary responsibility is the provision of integrated clinical and distributive pharmacy services, direct patient care, expert experiential pharmacy student and resident training, and leadership of quality improvement and practice advancement initiatives. Proficiently leads direct patient care programs, advanced drug management services, and all medication use systems throughout the institution. Actively provides clinical pharmacy services and participates in multidisciplinary teams to proficiently complete critical medication order scrutiny, drug profile review, and monitoring of patients with a broad range of disease states to identify, prevent, or mitigate medication-related problems. Actively participates in medication safety systems, regulatory compliance initiatives, patient quality services, and disease outcomes programs. Delivers medication therapy management consult services and disease state management services as needed and proactively intervenes in all areas of medication use as appropriate to optimize patient outcomes. Advocates for safe medication use in neonatal and pediatric patients. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.