Dr. Aravind's IVF, Kozhikode
Kozhikode, Kerala, India
Posted on 04-09-2023
- We are seeking a skilled and experienced Pharmacist to join our team at Dr. Aravind's IVF Fertility Hospital in Calicut. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 2 to 3 years of relevant experience, with a strong background in hospital pharmacy, particularly within an environment that includes an Operation Theater.
- Medication Management: Responsible for the procurement, storage, dispensing, and management of pharmaceuticals and medical supplies within the hospital premises.
- Medication Dispensing: Accurately prepare and dispense medications according to doctor's prescriptions and ensure proper labeling and patient education regarding medication use.
- Stock Management: Monitor inventory levels, order supplies as needed, and maintain records of all pharmaceuticals and medical supplies to prevent shortages or wastage.
- Patient Care: Collaborate with healthcare professionals to provide pharmaceutical care to patients, including offering information on medication use, potential side effects, and interactions.
- Quality Assurance: Ensure compliance with all regulatory standards, including maintaining accurate records and participating in audits as required.
- Operation Theater Support: Specifically, manage and provide pharmaceutical support to the Operation Theater, including preparing medications for surgeries and ensuring sterile conditions.
- Drug Information: Stay updated on the latest pharmaceutical developments, medications, and treatments, and provide information and training to other healthcare staff.
- Patient Safety: Actively contribute to patient safety initiatives and protocols within the hospital.
- Bachelor's degree in pharmacy or PharmD from a recognized institution.
- Registered Pharmacist with the relevant state licensing authority.
- Minimum of 2 to 3 years of experience in a hospital pharmacy setting, preferably with experience in an Operation Theater environment.
- Strong knowledge of pharmaceuticals, medical supplies, and their proper handling and storage.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Attention to detail and accuracy in medication dispensing.
- Ability to work effectively in a team and collaborate with healthcare professionals.
- Knowledge of relevant laws and regulations governing pharmacy practices.
- Strong organizational and time management skills.
- Commitment to patient safety and high-quality healthcare delivery.
Note: This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the position and is not an exhaustive list of skills, duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the role. Job responsibilities may be subject to change or modification based on the needs of the hospital.