Pediatric Pharmacist, Critical Care, Full Time, Wolfson Children's Hospital

Date Posted: May 14, 2024

Status: Full-Time

Shift Details: Various shifts

Job Summary

Baptist Health is currently looking for a Pediatric Pharmacist to join our Pharmacy department at Wolfson Children's Hospital. This is a Full-time, opportunity working Monday - Friday, 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM and rotating every fourth weekend. This person will predominantly cover the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and the Pediatric Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit. This pharmacist should be residency trained in pediatrics with at least 2 years of hospital experience.

Baptist Jacksonville is a Magnet™ designated hospital, the gold standard for excellence in patient care. We serve families throughout the area with high-quality, comprehensive care for every stage of life.

 

As a Pharmacist you will be responsible for: 

  • Enters orders with great accuracy
  • Checks technician work for accuracy prior to release of medications and solutions to the floor.
  • Supervises technicians and serves on committees as assigned.
  • Answers questions for all health care professionals
  • Serves as a consultant for members of the medical staff
  • Monitors patient therapy as assigned, including pharmacokinetics services
  • The major job responsibilities of this position are: pharmaceutical care to primarily neonatal and to a lesser extent pediatric patients, drug distribution support, clinical interventions, participation in investigational drug studies, teaching, and pharmacy representation on pediatric medical committees.
  • The applicant is expected to participate in the teaching programs of Baptist Medical Center and Wolfson Children’s Hospital, including the PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency program as well as educational activities such as precepting students affiliated with several Colleges of Pharmacy in the state of Florida.

This Pediatric Pharmacist position will be located at Wolfson Children's Hospital. If you are interested in this full-time opportunity, please apply now!


Education Required

Bachelor's Degree

Education Preferred

Doctorate

Experience

  • 1-2 years Hospital Pharmacy Experience
  • 1-2 years Experience with Automated Dispensing Devices
  • Residency Training
  • Experience with Pharmacy Information Systems

License and Certification

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Required
  • Registered Pharmacist Required
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Required
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Required
  • Licensed Pharmacist Required

Location

Wolfson Children's Hospital
800 Prudential Drive
Jacksonville, FL, 32207


Location Overview

For more than 20 years, health care consumers have named Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville the "most preferred healthcare provider" in the region. As the central hub of the Baptist Health system, Baptist Jacksonville provides the highest level of medical and surgical care using the latest technologies, such as the robotic-assisted da Vinci™ Surgical System. Centrally located on the beautiful St. Johns River in downtown Jacksonville, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville is Baptist Health's flagship tertiary-care hospital. Designated as a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in patient care, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville has repeatedly been named among U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals.” The hospital has also been ranked as high performing in more than 10 specialties from neurology and neurosurgery to gynecology, diabetes, endocrinology,oncology and more.  Baptist Health also has a new Stroke & Cerebrovascular Center, which is a regional epicenter for advanced treatment of strokes, aneurysms and other brain conditions.  As one of 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in the U.S. by Modern Healthcare, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville is located close to sports, theater and music venues, museums, shopping and dining.

About Baptist Health

Chosen as the area's “Most Preferred” healthcare provider every year since 1990 according to the annual National Research Corporation study of Jacksonville area residents, Baptist Health ranks highest in the categories of Best Doctors, Best Nurses, Best Quality and Best Reputation.