• Registered Pharmacist

    Barnabas Health Newark, NJ 07101

    Job #2376040443

  • Registered Pharmacist Req #: ~~~
    Category: Pharmacy
    Status: Full-Time
    Shift: Evening
    Facility: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
    Department: Pharmacy

    Newark Beth Israel Medical Ctr, 201 LYONS AVENUE, NEWARK, NJ 07112-2027

    First established in 1901, Newark Beth Israel Medical Centeris a 665-bed quaternary care, teaching hospital that provides comprehensive health care for the region. Staffed with more than 800 physicians, 3200 employees, and 150 volunteers, our hospital is ready to provide you and your family with the quality care you need.

    At Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, we are committed to quality and excellence in patient care. Our goal is to exceed your expectations and to provide you with an environment that is conducive to healing and promotes patient safety. The Newark Beth Israel Medical Center management and staff abide by the philosophy that all patients are to be treated with respect, dignity, and sensitivity.

    The Children s Hospital of New Jersey provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient pediatric services that include a pediatric intensive care unit, pediatric emergency department, Valerie Fund Children s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, and a neonatal ICU with New Jersey s only ECMO unit. The pediatric staff pharmacist works in the decentralized pharmacy satellite and provides collaborative pharmaceutical care to the Children s Hospital of New Jersey including NICU and PICU, and the emergency department.

    • Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor of Science or Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE-accredited school of pharmacy
    • NJ license as a Registered Pharmacist
    • Hospital pharmacy experience in pediatrics
    • Candidates should also be self-motivated, have good communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
    • Completion of a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency in general practice.

    The major job responsibilities of this position are: pharmaceutical care to pediatric patients in the Children s Hospital of New Jersey and the pediatric emergency department, be a resource to the physicians, residents, nursing, and other healthcare disciplines on the unit, and provide drug distribution services including sterile compounding.

    The following activities are components of the position to assist in meeting the major job responsibilities:

    • Provide comprehensive pharmaceutical and critical care services to neonatal, pediatric, adolescent populations in the CHONJ
    • Participate in daily patient care activities and discuss medication order clarifications with the prescriber, document any changes in patient and pharmacy records, and inform others of medication order changes.
    • Monitor drug therapy to evaluate appropriateness of use, dose, dosage form, regimen, route, therapeutic duplication, and drug interactions and provide pharmacokinetic consultations and other dosing as required.
    • Prevent, detect, monitor, document, and report adverse drug reactions and medications errors.
    • Participate in the drug therapy management of medical emergencies as needed.
    Additional Information:

    We offer a great work environment, competitive rates and excellent benefits, including:

    • Medical/Dental/Vision plans
    • 401 (k)
    • Vacation/Personal/Holiday/Sick Time Off
    • Short & Long Term Disability
    • Basic Life & Accidental Death Insurance
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

    RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    Company Description:

    How do you build a healthier New Jersey? Every day at RWJBarnabas Health, extraordinary people like you come together to shape the answer. In our newly-integrated network of busy urban medical centers, acclaimed teaching and research facilities, and state-of-the-art community hospitals, we’re delivering world-class care to more than 5 million people across the Garden State — and redefining the career expectations of every member of our team.

    We’re proud to be one of New Jersey’s premier employers, with a strong financial foundation and an outstanding national reputation for excellence in health care. At the same time, we feel like an extended family: A dynamic collection of diverse and passionate individuals with unique skills, deep roots in the communities we serve, and a shared belief that we’re better together.

    We know that the best way to serve our state is to build the strongest team in the country. We’re doing that by creating a compelling matrix organization that offers the unrivaled flexibility to explore opportunities across the entirety of our network — so you can make the choices that will position you to grow and thrive for years to come.

    How do you build a better future? By focusing on quality of life. Great relationships. Community focus. And tremendous opportunities for lifelong learning and professional growth. Take a closer look at RWJ Barnabas Health, and you’ll sAdvertisement