MD Anderson Cancer Center Pharmacist -Pharmacy ATC R2 (12:30 PM - 9:00 PM) in Houston, Texas

The Division of Pharmacy at MD Anderson Cancer Center strives to be the industry leader in providing premier patient-centered care, based on excellence and innovation in patient care, services, research and education. We strive to ensure safe, effective and cost-conscious medication use and to work with our health care colleagues to promote optimal drug therapy outcomes through the development of integrated, quality programs.

SHIFT : 12:30pm - 9:00pm

Key Functions

Processes/reviews all orders/request accurately and efficiently, verifying appropriateness during order entry. Assures that all medications meet the highest standards in quality and preparation of final dosage form, neatness and labeling.

Understands the functions of each institutional and pharmacy information system and demonstrates an ability to effectively use each system. Anticipates and corrects problems and performs appropriate follow up.

Supervises production of all types of admixtures and verifies accuracy of procedures, labels and doses prior to doses leaving the area. Assures that all admixtures meet the highest standards in quality and preparation of the final dosage form.

Manages time efficiently to maintain high productivity through close staff supervision and direction. Establishes and maintains effective communication with pharmacy staff members, other health care disciplines and patients providing drug information.

Maintains positive attitude through behavior and a constructive outlook. Promotes team effort.

EDUCATION

Required: Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy

Preferred: PharmD. Degree from an accredited college of pharmacy, BCLS/ACLS certification

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION

Required: Current license to practice Pharmacy with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy or eligible to receive a license to practice pharmacy in the State of Texas by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. Must obtain a Texas Pharmacist license by the 121st date of employment.

EXPERIENCE

Required: None

Preferred: Two years of relevant pharmacy practice experience

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis