Clinical Pharmacist Care Transition Cecil County Campus-Christiana Care Health Systems Come and join us in the ChristianaCare Pharmacy - Dedicated to getting the right drug to the right patient at the right time!
As the Clinical Pharmacist, Care Transition, you will primarily function as transition of care pharmacist in the inpatient clinical pharmacy. You will assist with the distributive functions of the pharmacy and coordinate clinical pharmacy functions for patients transitioning care from inpatient to outpatient care. In collaboration with providers and other allied health professionals, evaluate drug therapy based on acuity/potential for problems, and provide medication-related care for the purpose of achieving outcomes that result in quantifiable impact.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Major duties include, but may not be limited to:
Utilize risk stratification tools to identify targeted high-risk patient population
Concurrently review medication usage as part of the overall quality assurance program and specifically focus on medications continued or prescribed at hospital discharge to reconcile active medications in the medical chart
Assure appropriate, accurate drug reviews, and interpret prescriptions and/or physician orders for accuracy, eligibility, availability, cost effectiveness, and therapeutic appropriateness.
Review patient medication profiles, contacts physicians and makes authorized changes in orders or prescrip