Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Pharmacy
Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Permanent – ongoing
Full-time – 80 hours per fortnight, with ADO
Classification code – SX2-SX5
The Pharmacy services operate across all Alfred Health sites and are well recognised nationally and internationally for high quality, innovative, patient-focused services, education and training programmes as well as significant research output. Clinical pharmacy services are aligned with the Alfred Health clinical program structure. Clinical pharmacists are attached to medical units and work alongside medical, nursing and allied health teams to achieve the best medication outcomes for patients. Each team of clinical pharmacists is supported by a Senior Clinical Pharmacist with specialist expertise. This unit and team based structure underpins the excellence in patient care of our clinical pharmacy services. More information can be found at: https://www.alfredhealth.org.au/services/pharmacy-at-alfred-health
Provision of safe and efficient clinical pharmacy service to patients of the Directorate or Service.
Provision of safe, efficient and economical use of medicines
Supervision and mentoring of relevant pharmacy staff in the performance of their day to day responsibilities
Ensuring relevant pharmacy staff compliance with pharmacy and hospital procedures relating to their responsibilities including but not limited to Drug Formulary and Drug Guidelines
Development and contribution to practice based research program relevant to the pharmacy, Directorate or Service
To improve outcomes from pharmacological interventions by providing a highly specialist clinical pharmacy service to designated clinical teams within the organisation
Ensuring relevant local drug budgets are monitored and managed and information provided to advise prescribers and pharmacy on local drug use
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Registered pharmacist with AHPRA
Experience in clinical pharmacy in a hospital setting, minimum 2 years
Credentialed or a portfolio that demonstrates progression towards credentialing as Transition (Level 1) on the Australian Advanced Level Framework highly desirable
Easy public transport access and discounted staff car parking
If you are interested in this position or would like any further details, please contact Caylen Duncan on 9076 2061.
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.