Inpatient Staff Pharmacist resume example with 19+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Inpatient Pharmacist with strong motivation and work ethics. Highly dedicated and involved in multiple areas and projects within the inpatient pharmacy department. Detail-oriented & energetic with 17-year history of hospital environments. Carefully interprets physician orders for correctness and educates clinicians on possible drug interactions. Strengths include medication dispensing, Operating room workflow and Epic willow inpatient application training. Experience in hospital, community and clinic pharmacy environments. Collaborative and customer-focused with proven ability to partner with multi-disciplinary teams to discuss medication error improvement and potential changes to provide optimum patient care. Excellent communication with passion for educating patients on medication therapies.

  • Verifying orders
  • Medication dispensing
  • Pharmacy operations management
  • Epic Willow Inpatient Credentialed Trainer
  • Anticoagulation Therapy Management
  • Staff education and training
  • Application support
  • Operational improvement
  • Process improvement
  • Pharmaceutical Compounding
  • Transition Of Care Understanding
Work History
Inpatient Staff Pharmacist, 02/2003 - Current
Dignity Health Solvang, CA,
  • Review patient medication profiles and medical records to screen for appropriate drug selection, dosing, contraindications, side effects and therapeutic outcomes.
  • Provide daily pharmacy rounds and consultation, including pharmacokinetics, anticoagulation and parenteral nutrition. Consults include dosing and monitoring of therapies and documentations with progress notes.
  • Review patient's profiles daily to evaluate antimicrobial stewardship and antibiotics selection and de-escalation, IV to PO conversion, and assist with discharge medication reconciliation.
  • Dosing and selection of pre and post antibiotics for surgical site infection prophylaxis.
  • Provide patients counseling on warfarin therapy
  • Work as preceptor mentor for students completing introductory and advanced pharmacy practicums.
  • Verify safety and accuracy of physician orders.
  • Interpret prescriptions from healthcare providers to properly dispense medications and health products.
  • Charge pharmacist role- ensure work responsibilities are covered and complete. Supervise during computer downtime. Assure the department is in compliance with 797. Manage the operations of pharmacy.
  • Served as a leader to Continuous improvement Committee elected by inpatient staff to review workflow efficiencies and processes in ensuring patient safety. Project included implementation of second midnight pharmacist and writing step by step workflow.
  • Train newly hired pharmacists.
  • Precept and mentor pharmacy residents and students.
  • Check medication IV and Unit dose for proper labeling before allocating to patients.
  • Supervise work of pharmacy clerk and technicians to optimize service quality and productivity.
  • Exhibited proficiency in IV and chemo compounding.
Epic Willow Inpatient Credentialed Trainer, 09/2019 - Current
Kaiser Permanente Port Orchard, WA,
  • Conduct clinical software training classes for Southeast Michigan pharmacists and pharmacy technician end-user as assigned based on credentialing competency.
  • Maintain training records in learning management system.
  • Assisted Principal Trainer with curriculum design and creating quick study guides and tip sheets.
  • Provided constructive feedback to end users on progress in class,
  • Provided regular feedback/status reports to management.
  • Administered and graded Super User and End User Proficiency Assessment at end of classroom "EUPA"
  • Recorded questions and feedback as appropriate to include in future education and for Go Live.
  • Ensured readiness of training rooms, computer workstations, devices and materials for classes.
  • Managed classroom attendance.
  • Successfully supported St. Joseph Mercy Health system for southeast Michigan Go Live; one of the largest Epic implementation to date.
  • Analyzed order entry of broken medication built and reported issues to identify troubleshooting methods needed for quick remediation.
  • Responded to support requests from end users and patiently walked individuals through basic troubleshooting tasks.
  • Broke down and evaluated user problems, using test scripts, personal expertise and probing questions.
  • Explained technical information in clear terms to non-technical individuals to promote better understanding.
  • Serve as a liaison to facilitate and communicate Epic related medication fix/add to the Epic Willow team and Epic Beacon team.
Ambulatory Care Pharmacist, 11/2007 - 06/2018
Hy-Vee Topeka, KS,
  • Led clinic visits in Anticoagulation clinic setting, administered point of care testing on INR, lab reviews and recommended therapy plan.
  • Organized and managed care of patients undergoing procedures, including bridging therapy and post orthopedic surgery management.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, triage and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
  • Provided skilled, timely and level-headed emergency response to critically-ill patients.
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
Pharmacy Manager, 06/2001 - 02/2003
CVS Pharmacy City, STATE,
  • Performed daily management of the pharmacy and supervised all aspects of operations
  • Counseled patients and assured medication safety
  • Maintained the highest level of patient satisfaction and resolved any service issues.
  • Monitored and maintained inventory, and arranged for return of any recalled or outdated medications.
  • Supervised and trained personnel and new pharmacists
  • Prepared technicians shift schedules, provided feedback and gave yearly reviews.
  • Implemented procedures necessary for compounding, mixing, packaging and labeling.
  • Collaborated with store manager to maintain daily operations.
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy: , Expected in 05/2001
Wayne State University - Detroit, MI
  • Developed new workflow for pharmacists covering operating room after implementation of Epic.
  • Developed and Implemented JIS for adding second midnight pharmacist to inpatient pharmacy and redesigned the entire inpatient pharmacist workflow.
  • First Aid/CPR Certified
  • Epic Credentialed Trainer-Willow Inpatient.
  • Anticoagulation Therapy Management.

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School Attended

  • Wayne State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Inpatient Staff Pharmacist
  • Epic Willow Inpatient Credentialed Trainer
  • Ambulatory Care Pharmacist
  • Pharmacy Manager


  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy

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