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Shalom Hospital

Chief Pharmacist – 2 Positions 1 in St Jairus Kisumu and 1 in Shalom Hospital Athi River

Shalom Hospital

Medical & Pharmaceutical

Healthcare | KSh Confidential
1 week ago

Job Summary

A patient oriented registered Pharmacist with the Kenya Pharmacy Poisons Board. Must be an Expert in Good dispensing practices, Drug safety, pharmacovigilance and regulatory affairs with top-notch monitoring and Inventory skills. Ability to develop positive relationships with patients to ensure medical safety and business growth.

  • Minimum Qualification:Bachelor
  • Experience Level:Senior level
  • Experience Length:3 years

Job Description/Requirements

POSITION: 2

BASED IN:
1 ST JAIRUS KISUMU AND 1 SHALOM HOSPITAL ATHI RIVER

Level: Senior

Job Summary
A patient oriented registered Pharmacist with the Kenya Pharmacy Poisons Board. Must be an Expert in Good dispensing practices, Drug safety, pharmacovigilance and regulatory affairs with top-notch monitoring and Inventory skills. Ability to develop positive relationships with patients to ensure medical safety and business growth.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•    Review prescriptions to assure accuracy, to ascertain the needed ingredients, and to evaluate their suitability.
•    Provide information and advice regarding drug interactions, side effects, dosage, and proper medication storage.
•    Prepare sterile solutions or infusions for use in surgical procedures, emergency rooms, or patients' homes.
•    Assess the identity, strength, or purity of medications.
•    Maintain records, such as pharmacy files, patient profiles, charge system files, inventories, and control records for registries of poisons, narcotics, or controlled drugs.
•    Compound and dispense medications as prescribed by doctors and dentists, by calculating, weighing, measuring, and mixing ingredients, or oversee these activities.
•    Advise customers on the selection of medication brands, medical equipment, or healthcare supplies.
•    Collaborate with other health care professionals to plan, monitor, review, or evaluate the quality or effectiveness of drugs or drug regimens, providing advice on drug applications or characteristics.
•    Analyze prescribing trends to monitor patient compliance and to prevent excessive usage or harmful interactions.
•    Order and purchase pharmaceutical supplies, medical supplies, or drugs, maintaining stock and storing and handling it properly.
•    Refer patients to other health professionals or agencies when appropriate.
•    Offer health promotion and prevention activities, for example, training people to use devices such as blood pressure or diabetes monitors.
•    Any other duty as assigned by the supervisor in line with the job description.
 
EXPERIENCE AND KEY COMPETENCIES
•    Minimum of 3 years of experience as a CHIEF PHARMACIST in a busy hospital
•    Excellent communication and patient management skills
•    Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
•    Team player
•    Good time-management skills
•    Great interpersonal and communication skills
•    Detail-oriented with good organizational skills to keep meticulous records, stick to tight budget, and create accurate reports for the executive team.
•    Ability to work extra-long hours

QUALIFICATIONS: ACADEMIC & PROFESSIONAL
•    Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy from a recognized university
•    Registration by The Kenya Pharmacy and Poisons Board
•    Registration by The Kenya Pharmaceutical Association
•    A valid practicing License

Method of Application
Interested and qualified applicants should send in their applications via "Apply Button".

All application should be sent by 12th June 2022.

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