This position ensures the safe and effective use of medications through order verification; assessment for optimal drug product selection, dosage regimen design, effective administration; provision of drug information and education; drug therapy monitoring services; and drug procurement and dispensing for Yuma Regional Medical Center. Provides pharmacy services to inpatient and outpatient care areas. Works with nursing and medical staff to ensure the best care possible is being given.
One of the nation's most automated pharmacies, this department utilizes barcode technology, assisted dispensing, robotics and other major automated systems to provide greater accuracy and order-processing speed. This enables Pharmacists to spend more time on nursing units, providing teaching, drug information and other clinical functions to medical staff. Pharmacy is open 24 hours a day, while ambulatory pharmacy provides outpatient prescription services for employees, Home Health, Hospice, Social Services, CRS, Workers' Comp, retirees and the school medical program.
Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy or Doctor of Pharmacy Current Licensure with state of Arizona or Licensure obtained prior to start
Education Preferred: Doctor of Pharmacy. Completed Post Graduate Year 1 (PGY1) Residency
Yuma Regional Medical Center (YRMC) is a model regional medical center located in Yuma, Arizona — a Colorado River city. As a 406-bed acute care facility, we're known nationally for our cutting edge technology and excellent patient care, and we are no stranger to innovation! Our unparalleled focus on coordinated healthcare services supports our mission to improve the health and well-being of indiv...iduals. And, now, our patient-centric Electronic Medical Record (EHR) initiative is a shining example of our continuous quest for the best in patient care!Located equal distance between Phoenix and San Diego and within minutes of Mexico, Yuma is a thriving community situated along the Colorado River. With golfing, year round swimming, biking, tennis and more, you will be able to enjoy all that the desert southwest has to offer. Yuma is a family oriented community with excellent public and private school options as well as universities in town. Famous for the Dunes, unique outdoor activities in the sand dunes and on the Colorado River, Yuma is the ideal place to put down roots. Come join the growing YRMC staff and enjoy the best of all worlds while residing in an affordable area with a wonderful quality of life. The YRMC team includes over 2,000 employees, 300 doctors and hundreds of volunteers who work closely together to create a welcoming, caring, and compassionate environment for patients and their families.YRMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer that promotes a healthy lifestyle as a drug and tobacco-free employer.