Recent graduate of Non-Traditional Pharm D degree as well as BCPS certified in Pharmacotherapy, I am a highly motivated pharmacist with 30 years experience. Currently practicing in a hospital setting, I am able to perform clinical responsibilities including rounding with medical residents in order to provide medication recommendations to help improve patient outcomes.
New Jersey1988 to present
Maintain profiles and fill prescriptions for employees and their families. Maintain inventory, provide councelling along with exceptional customer service, and perform monthly narcotic counts. Confirm insurance as well as worker's comprehensive eligiblity. Also worked a rotating schedule with other pharmacists on the inpatient pharmacy resposibilites. Work every third weekend with inpatient pharmacists performing order entry, DUE, and clinical interventions. Communicating with medical staff as requested and required.
Compounded oral, injectable, topical preparations for both veterinary and human patients. Responsibilities included all steps of compounding from raw materials to finished product with sterilization of injectable medications and labeling final product. Train technicians in sterile technique, and perform sterility testing on clean room and quarantined samples. Required to problem solve existing formulas when needed. Developed buffer solution for product thereby improving stability. Customer service representative taking new prescriptions over the phone, answering questions regarding existing compounds as well as potential new compounds. Responsible for human compounding products mostly regarding high risk pregnancy and erectile dysfunction.
Staff pharmacist responsible for checking orders, answering questions for nurses and physicians, checking medication bins,preparing iv solutions and hyperalimentation, clarify orders with physicians, provide education to nurses when necessary regarding look alike sound alike medications. Represented hospital at career day seminars at local high schools.
Board Of Pharmacy Specialists - Pharmacotherapy November 2017
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