Patient service-oriented Pharmacist with Doctor of Pharmacy degree and advanced certification in anticoagulation. Strong background in anticoagulation management, home infusion pharmacy, in addition to both hospital and retail pharmacy. Currently licensed in Washington with over 24 years of working in a variety of pharmacy services.
** Washington State licensed pharmacist since 1991
** Anticoagulation Certificate Program at University of Southern Indiana: Certification received Fall 2006
** Hypertension Certificate Program at University of Southern Indiana: Certification received April 2012
Clinical provider in pharmacist run anticoagulation clinic operating under prescriptive protocol. Work independently directly with patients to monitor and asses appropriateness of anticoagulation therapy by obtaining INR. Collaborate closely with other healthcare professionals as indicated to provide great patient care. Develop strong rapport with patients and their caregivers.
Provide clinical expertise in the management and caring of home infusion patients along with easing transition from hospital to home. Clinically manage TPN, antibiotic, hydration, and other therapies for patients in the home. Provided clinical expertise for pain management in hospice patients when this department was involved.
Worked in a hospital based outpatient pharmacy overseeing prescription processing and counseling patients about their medications.
Worked in patient pharmacy as central pharmacist -- assisting in processing of medication orders for both IV and oral therapies.
Clinical pharmacist working directly with medical provider and patient at the University of Washington Medical Center via a preferred provider agreement. Coordinated management and provision of a variety of therapies for the adult home infusion patient including antibiotics, chemotherapy, TPN, and other novel therapies.
Graduated with Honors
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