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Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs his/her duties and tasks as per Hospital Policy and Agreement on Professional Code of Conduct.
  • Actively participates in all quality and performance improvement activities within the department/service and within the hospital as per Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Plan.
  • Actively participates in all the education requirement and activities as per the Hospital Education Program..
  • Performs other applicable tasks and duties assigned within the scope of practice and employment contract.
  • Maintains responsibility for all drugs in the pharmacy and/or clinics during the assigned shift. 
  • Ensures that all pharmacies and their drug storage pre-designated areas are well stocked, equipped, and maintained.
  • Maintains background for controlled substances. 
  • Evaluates all medication orders to ensure there are no allergic reactions, drug interactions, incompatibilities, or any other errors.
  • Maintains routine pharmacy operations including stock control, work schedules, dispensing, statistics, drug information and others.
  • Prepares, checks and dispenses:

 – Intravenous admixtures                                  

 – Unit Dose medications                                   

 – Floor stock requests

 – Extemporaneous preparations

– Out-patient prescriptions

  • Supervises and checks all physician orders prepared by technicians. 
  • Performs other applicable tasks and duties assigned within the realm of his/her knowledge, skills and abilities. 
  • Participates actively in departmental educational and training activities.
  • Fulfills the educational requirements as a condition for renewing the contract. 
  • Participates in all implemented protocols and programs such as cost-effectiveness, antimicrobial program, quality assurance…etc.
  • Performs on-call pharmacy services after pharmacy hours as part of the job duties.

Skills

  • Exceptional profession interpersonal communication skills.
  •  Fluency in written and spoken Arabic and English.
  •  Demonstrates judgment, initiative and discretion.
  •  Excellent organizational and time management skills. 
  • Exceptional written and verbal presentation skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail. 
  •  Ability to create reports which meet various levels of understanding and interpretation.

Education

بكالوريوس صيدلة – تصنيف من الهيئة السعودية للتخصصات الصحية (صيدلي)