ABOUT THE ROLE
The National Pharmacist, under the direction of the Specialty Pharmacy Manager, Bayshore Specialty Rx, is accountable for performing all duties necessary to provide for the efficient daily clinical operation of the pharmacy, providing quality products and services to infusion therapy patients.
The National Pharmacist works collaboratively with our National Pharmacies and Patient Support Services teams. Our hours of operation are Monday to Friday from 8am to 5pm. A DAY IN THE LIFE
Qualifications:WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TEAM Qualifications
- Ensures compliance with federal, provincial, and local laws and regulations, policies and procedures and accrediting body standards.
- Obtains, interprets, and evaluates all physicians' medication orders to assure therapeutic appropriateness, cost effectiveness, accuracy and completeness.
- Accurately maintains all legally required records.
- Assists in training and orientation of new employees.
- Provides technical and clinical information and communicates results of monitoring activities to patients, nurses and physicians as required regarding the contents, utilization, therapeutic actions, possible adverse reactions or interactions of drugs.
- Initiates, reviews and updates all Bayshore required documentation per Policy and Procedure (P&P)
- Follows established procedures for drug and supply procurement and maintains appropriate inventory levels and preferred product selection of drugs, solutions and supplies.
- Performs and documents compounding checks and double checks per P&P.
- Ensures compliance with all contract standards, clinical protocols and audit requirements.
- Collaborates extensively with the Patient Support Services department to ensure effectively delivery of pharmaceutical programs including clinical trials and medical supplies.
- Ensure that client care and service are delivered in accordance with local, provincial, and federal Legislation and Standards of Practice;
- Adhere to Bayshore Policies and Procedures.
- Participate in quality activities and continuous improvement initiatives in keeping with the company's Quality Management System
- Participates in proactive Health & Safety activities while performing all duties. Is responsible to notify immediate Supervisor of any Health & Safety risks or concerns. Responsible for completing Accident Reports for all direct reports who injure themselves on the job, within 24 hours of the incident.
- Maintains confidentiality of client and corporate information and discusses same only with appropriate Bayshore personnel
- Completion of a Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy combined with license in the province of practice;
- Exceptional interpersonal skills;
- Strong decision-making skills;
- Ability to handle difficult situations in an objective consistent format;
- Ability to work independently;
- Demonstrated knowledge of computers and related softwares such as Kroll, Microsoft Office, and other billing systems; and
- Commited to continual learning.
Bayshore is committed to a high quality and safe environment for both our staff and clients/patients. At Bayshore all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two dose vaccine series or one dose of a single- dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days prior to the official start date of hire. Medical exemptions or any other kinds of requested exemptions based upon Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Bayshore operates in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and applicable Provincial Human Rights Code.