Clinically driven pharmacist licensed in Pennsylvania who excels at teamwork, conflict resolution and striving to make a difference in patient care and medication management.
To assist in the direction of a pharmacy department which is patient and safety oriented and encourage the development of individuals to utilize their clinical knowledge and become an increasingly valued member of the health care team.
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy
Geriatric Pharmacy Certification
Antimicrobial Stewardship Certification
Developed policy and procedures for the TWH Transitional Care Unit and served as the consultant pharmacist working closely with multiple disciplines to evaluate and provide an effective and safe transition to home.
Provided consultant services to TWH Geriatric Psych Unit and participated in patient care meetings.
Directed Patient Centered Clinical Pharmacy Initiative.
Participated as member of Tracer Rounds in preparation of Joint Commission surveys.
Served as a member of Medication Reconciliation Task Force.
Attended Hospital Council Conferences to keep abreast of Joint Commission regulations and Medication Management changes.
Provided Disease state management pharmacy recommendations at skills fairs.
Current development of the Clinical Pharmacist Program.
Developing and overseeing the Antimicrobial Stewardship program.
Review and develop pharmacy policy and procedures.
Ad Hoc member of Patient Safety Committee.
HEN opioid project management for WHS.
Member of Disease Management work group (CHF/COPD/MI).
Member of Falls/Restraints Task force.
Develop annual list of Look-Alike/Sound-Alike Medications per Joint Commission recommendations.
Member of Medication and Fall event committee.
Review, analyze and report medication errors.
Member of Discharge planning committee.
Communicate directly with physicians in the inpatient setting as well as physician offices via telephone, fax, and email.
Collaborated closely with health care professionals to monitor and assess the quality and effectiveness of drugs or drug regimens.
Interpreted and evaluated the validity and safety of medication orders and prescriptions.
Oversaw the pharmacy technicians' drug preparation and distribution activities to provide safe, efficient care for patients.
Conducted drug utilization reviews, drug interventions and therapy management.
Reviewed and compounded chemotherapy medication orders.
Geriatric Certification Program
Antimicrobial Stewardship Certification Program
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