Children's Hospital Colorado Clinical Pharmacist Staff - PRN - 59690 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Why Work at Children's....This position is located in Colorado Springs - Colorado Springs is listed as#2 of best places to live in the U.S. (according to U.S. News & World Report)For more information for living in working in Colorado Springs please clickthe following linkWith a regional team of more than 550 team members - including 45 providersacross more than 20 medical specialties - Children's Colorado has beenpresent in southern Colorado since 2001 and now has team members at fourlocations providing outpatient specialty care, inpatient care, emergentcare, therapy care and urgent care services. Scheduled to open in early2019, the new Children's Hospital Colorado-Colorado Springs will be thefirst pediatric-only hospital in the region. Once completed, it will be themost comprehensive children's hospital between Denver, Dallas, Phoenixand Kansas City and will include the region's only emergency department andoperating rooms built just for kids and served by pediatric experts who havededicated their lives to treating kids - and only kids - and who will bedirectly linked to one of the country's leading pediatric academic medicalcenters. A career at Children's Colorado will challenge you, inspireyou, and motivate you to make a difference in the life of a child.This exciting opportunity will not only give you the ability to lead a diverseteam of pediatric experts, you will also have the chance to build and grow asuccessful team in a new hospital in one of the most beautiful cities in thecountry!Learn about Children's and our Culture:https://www.youtube.com/user/thechildrenshospitalAdditional InformationDepartment: COS PharmacyHours per week: 1Job OverviewThe Clinical Pharmacist will be a member of the clinical pharmacist float teamthat has three individual focused teams. The Clinical Pharmacist will be amember of one of the focused float teams in either Medical/Surgical,Hematology/Oncology/Bone Marrow Transplant, or Critical Care. TheClinical Pharmacist will have opportunities to participate in departmentinitiatives in their clinical focused area, present at Pharmacy andTherapeutics Committee, participate in hospital committees, and preceptstudents and/or pharmacy residents. The Clinical Pharmacist will work a mixof day and evening shifts and every 4th weekend and enter the holidayrotation.Ensures safe, appropriate, and economical use of drugs through theapplication of specialized skills and knowledge in pediatric patient care.ResponsibilitiesPopulation Specific Carea.) Neonate -b.) Infancy - >30 days to 1yrc.) Toddlers - >1yr to 3yrsd.) Pre-Schoolers - >3yrs to 5yrse.) School age - >5yrs to 13yrsf.) Adolescent - >13yrs to 18yrsg.) Adult - >18yrs to 65yrsEssential FunctionsAn employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of thefollowing essential functions. These examples do not include all of thefunctions which the employee may be expected to perform.Provides drug information services by responding to questions regardingmedication compatibilities, adverse drug events, regimens, dosing,interactions, storage and disposal, compounding, therapeutic uses ofmedications and pharmaceutical supplies in a timely manner; using asystematic approach to effectively searching, retrieving, and evaluatingthe literature and appropriately communicating and applying the information tothe patient care situation; and assisting with the development,maintenance, and implementation of hospital and department policy andprocedures related to medication use, storage, restrictions, andadministrationSustains and implements quality and safety initiatives and practices in thedepartment and throughout the hospital. Reports adverse drug events andmedication variances using the hospital variance reporting program (QSRS).Sustains clinical pharmacy services throughout the organization by providingpharmaceutical care for pediatric patients of all age ranges throughparticipation in multi-disciplinary team rounds and/or care, emergencyresponse, educat