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.
The Pharmacy services operate over 4 sites within Alfred Health and incorporate extensive clinical, education and research programmes involving training interns, undergraduate and postgraduate pharmacists and overseas research students. Services have been aligned with the Alfred Health clinical programme structure. Pharmacists are essential members of all clinical teams and have a critical role in patient management. Their understanding of medications, therapeutics, and medicine management ensures Alfred Health patients receive the best possible care.
The service has 3 key priorities:
Cost effective use of medicines
Delivery of specialist pharmacy expertise at critical points in the patient care pathway
Alfred Health is currently seeking a Senior Clinical Pharmacist with expertise in rehabilitation services for the role of Senior Clinical Pharmacist- Rehabilitation. In this role, you will be expected to develop and lead innovative extended scope of practice programs, and develop new programs to better care for our patients. You will lead and develop a team of motivated pharmacists and work alongside some of the country's best clinical practitioners. Research and education will be a core focus of your practice. The Alfred Health Rehabilitation service is a diverse specialty within Alfred Health, and investment has produced significant growth in this area, particularly with regard to ABI (state wide service). Rehabilitation at Alfred Health consist of inpatient units and a range of specialised outpatient clinics.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Ability to demonstrate leadership and make complex decisions.
Communicate with internal and external stakeholders
High attention to detail
Customer and patient focus
Registered pharmacist with AHPRA
Clinical pharmacy experience in a major teaching hospital in neurology or a related area
Credentialed or a portfolio that demonstrates progression towards credentialing as Advanced (Level 2 or 3) 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 Karen Samuel on email@example.com.
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.