Pharmacist (Grade 1)
Barwon Health
  • locationGeelong, VIC
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time 24 February 2021
  • locationGeelong, VIC
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time
Job Description

Position Summary Develop and extend your Clinical Pharmacy Skills under experienced mentorsBuild your career at an organisation committed to your continual developmentTemporary Full-Time – 80 hours per fortnight (Maternity Leave Replacement)) About the facilityThe Pharmacy Department is staffed by 110 EFT staff across the acute site (University Hospital Geelong), the rehabilitation and aged care site (McKellar Centre) and the private hospital (St John of God). The staffing consists of 64 EFT pharmacists, 5 pre-registration pharmacists and support staff. The Department provides clinical pharmacy services, aseptic and oncology preparation, HITH and outpatient services. A high degree of specialisation exists in clinical pharmacy roles, clinical trials, medication safety, medicines information, antimicrobial stewardship and radiopharmacy.About the roleAs the Clinical Pharmacist – Grade 1 you will provide clinical pharmacy services to ensure safe, appropriate and efficient medicine use within Barwon Health and on transition to the community setting. You will: Provide a clinical pharmacy service including resolving medication related issues, completing the Medication Reconciliation Process, providing medicines information, counselling patients and assisting the discharge process within Barwon Health and contracted pharmacy servicesEnsure appropriate drug utilization through implementation of hospital policy and formulary guidelines/restrictions, and through liaison with medical and nursing staff.Participate in appropriate ward rounds and planning meetingsParticipate in the trainee and student programsInitiate and participate in clinical pharmacy research projects and present at professional conferences, where appropriateAssist team members in delivering a clinical pharmacy serviceEnsure all work is complete accurately on time and in accordance with Barwon Health policies and procedures. About the cultureWe are a fun, passionate, supportive, energetic, driven team who works cohesively together. We promote professional development in the workplace and as a team are focussed on quality patient centred care. No day is the same; we are a team that embrace's change and are always looking for innovative ideas to improve our team and the organisation.Barwon Health staff benefits Flexible working arrangementsProfessional developmentAccess to employee wellness facilitySalary packagingSocial clubDoorstep to The Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and The Surf Coast Diversity and InclusionAt Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.#Geelong, Victoria Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?Essential: Registered, or soon to be registered, as a pharmacist with AHPRAEssential: Hospital and clinical pharmacy experienceEssential: Excellent communication skills

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Pharmacist (Grade 1)

  • Job Details:
    Not disclosed AUD
    Geelong, VIC, Any
  • Key Dates:
    24 February 2021
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  • Industry:
    Healthcare
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Job Description

Position Summary Develop and extend your Clinical Pharmacy Skills under experienced mentorsBuild your career at an organisation committed to your continual developmentTemporary Full-Time – 80 hours per fortnight (Maternity Leave Replacement)) About the facilityThe Pharmacy Department is staffed by 110 EFT staff across the acute site (University Hospital Geelong), the rehabilitation and aged care site (McKellar Centre) and the private hospital (St John of God). The staffing consists of 64 EFT pharmacists, 5 pre-registration pharmacists and support staff. The Department provides clinical pharmacy services, aseptic and oncology preparation, HITH and outpatient services. A high degree of specialisation exists in clinical pharmacy roles, clinical trials, medication safety, medicines information, antimicrobial stewardship and radiopharmacy.About the roleAs the Clinical Pharmacist – Grade 1 you will provide clinical pharmacy services to ensure safe, appropriate and efficient medicine use within Barwon Health and on transition to the community setting. You will: Provide a clinical pharmacy service including resolving medication related issues, completing the Medication Reconciliation Process, providing medicines information, counselling patients and assisting the discharge process within Barwon Health and contracted pharmacy servicesEnsure appropriate drug utilization through implementation of hospital policy and formulary guidelines/restrictions, and through liaison with medical and nursing staff.Participate in appropriate ward rounds and planning meetingsParticipate in the trainee and student programsInitiate and participate in clinical pharmacy research projects and present at professional conferences, where appropriateAssist team members in delivering a clinical pharmacy serviceEnsure all work is complete accurately on time and in accordance with Barwon Health policies and procedures. About the cultureWe are a fun, passionate, supportive, energetic, driven team who works cohesively together. We promote professional development in the workplace and as a team are focussed on quality patient centred care. No day is the same; we are a team that embrace's change and are always looking for innovative ideas to improve our team and the organisation.Barwon Health staff benefits Flexible working arrangementsProfessional developmentAccess to employee wellness facilitySalary packagingSocial clubDoorstep to The Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and The Surf Coast Diversity and InclusionAt Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.#Geelong, Victoria Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?Essential: Registered, or soon to be registered, as a pharmacist with AHPRAEssential: Hospital and clinical pharmacy experienceEssential: Excellent communication skills


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