The Pharmacist, focused in overseeing sterile compounding in the central pharmacy, will provide professional pharmaceutical services to patients, healthcare providers and hospital staff. The Pharmacist ensures safe, optimal pharmaceutical therapy outcomes through the verification and dispensing of medication. This position will take a lead role by directly supervising technician staff and holding them accountable to regulations related to proper aseptic techniques. All sterile compounding activities are done in accordance with established policies, procedures and state/federal regulations with the health and welfare of the patient paramount. Preferred candidates have experience in sterile compounding in an acute care hospital setting, pediatrics preferred. Ideal candidates have a goal of obtaining the BCSCP certification through the Board of Pharmaceutical specialties.
Graduate from an American Council accredited school of pharmacy
Texas Pharmacy license or eligible for Texas license to practice as a registered Pharmacist is required
Must obtain a Texas Pharmacy license and a Pharmacy Preceptor license within 90 days of employment (new graduates must obtain their Preceptor license within 90 days after one year of being licensed as a Pharmacist)
Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers CPR certification is required
Internal Number: 47246
About Cook Children's Health Care System
Cook Children's Health Care System is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of eight entities – a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services Inc., and Health Foundation.Cook Children's Medical Center Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the integrated system has more than 60 primary and specialty care offices throughout North Texas. Its service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing nearly half the state.Cook Children's traces its roots back to 1918, but throughout its continual change and robust growth, it still embraces an inspiring promise – to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. To live up to this promise, Cook Children's combines the art of caring with the use of leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child, every day.History – Cook Children's has a rich history of nearly a century of caring for children.Our Promise – Knowing that every child's ...life is sacred, it is the promise of Cook Children's to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.Companies – Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Cook Children's is a not-for-profit organization that is comprised of eight nationally recognized companies.Community Health Outreach – Cook Children's Community Health Outreach works together with over 150 partner organizations to improve the safety and health of at-risk children through education, disease and injury prevention and support.Clinical Research – Cook Children's is home to a skilled team of research-minded physicians, nurses and health care professionals and administrators who drive our commitment to excellent clinical care and the search for medical advances.Public Relations – Cook Children's Public Relations works with national and local media outlets, produces Cook Children's publications, coordinates special events and helps develop key relationships within the community.Contractor & Vendor Information – Cook Children's contractors and vendors must ensure their employees are knowledgeable about working with our organization.Sponsorship guidelines – Cook Children's sponsors a select number of events that are strongly aligned with its promise to improve the health of every child in the region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.