Pharmacy

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Certified Pharmacy Technician Apply
PRN
Varied
Description:

This position is responsible, under the direct supervision of the pharmacist(s) on duty, for pharmaceutical care of patients including all age groups (infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics).  This position is also responsible for coordinating Pharmacy Quality Improvement activities as assigned by the Director of Pharmacy or the Pharmacy Manager. The individual in this position is to be alert to innovative ideas that will improve pharmacy services and activities and to share same with the department director/manager.  This position uses knowledge and judgment to make decisions concerning the proper filling of drug orders subject to final approval by the pharmacist(s) on duty.  

EDUCATION:  High school education or equivalent.  Successful completion of certified technician training program with successful completion of PTCB exam or certification by Pharmacy Technician Certification Board.

EXPERIENCE:  Pharmacy experience (hospital preferred) or completion of technician training program clinical internships preferred

SKILLS: 

·   Knowledge of pharmacy processes and medications
·   Time management skills
·   Adaptability
·   Attention to detail
·   Dependability and self-motivation
·   Critical thinking: Ability to analyze information / solve problems
·   Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
·   Team player attitude / ability to work well with others
·   Work well under pressure
·    Function independently and dependently
·   Basic computer skills
·    Able to stand for long periods of time and work flexible hours 

Clinical Pharmacist Apply
PRN
Varied
Description:

This position oversees and manages the execution of information systems full-life cycle activities for pharmacy and medication-use projects and initiatives.  Participates as a pharmacy and medication use information system expert on pharmacy operational initiatives.  Also, coordinates medication use systems affecting any/all departments when deemed appropriate. Coordinates interdepartmental communication between the pharmacy and other departments with regard to information systems and technology. This position is responsible for pharmaceutical care of patients including all age groups (infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics).  Also responsible for coordinating Pharmacy Quality Improvement activities involving medication use information systems and teaching pharmacy students and residents as well as participating in community medication education classes..  Uses knowledge and judgment to make decisions concerning patient drug therapy. 

 

  1. EDUCATION: B.S. in Pharmacy or Pharm. D. degree with required internship; completion of a clinical residency program preferred.  Must be licensed by State of Tennessee. 

 

  1. EXPERIENCE:   One-year experience as a pharmacist in a hospital setting preferred.

 

  1. SKILLS:  . Must have thorough knowledge of pharmaceutical drug distribution systems and pharmacotherapy concepts in order to resolve drug therapy related problems; must have ability to communicate effectively with patients and other healthcare professionals.