Mental Health Clinical Pharmacist

Epic Pharmacy
Published
May 19, 2020
Location
North Shore Sydney, Australia
Job Type
State or territory
ACT

Description

About us:
Epic Pharmacy is one of Australia’s leading speciality pharmacy providers. We deliver top quality medication management and pharmacy services to hospitals and their patients. This is in no small part down to our staff, so we focus on hiring people who are committed to delivering an epic service.

What we offer: 
We are a values-driven organisation and our leaders are strong believers in empowering people. We are professionals at what we do but still embrace a fun and collaborative culture, always celebrating our achievements and milestones. We also offer the following:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Valued rewards and recognition program
  • Professional development
  • Formal induction and training provided
  • Paid parental leave

 
About the role:
Join our epic team at the state of the art Northern Beaches Hospital on a full-time permanent basis. With almost 500 beds, you will join as Clinical Mental Health Pharmacist and be responsible for providing comprehensive pharmacy services to the Mental Health and Drugs and Alcohol Unit. This is an exciting and rare opportunity to further enhance your career in an ever-evolving multidisciplinary team environment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Organise, co-ordinate, control and supervise the efficient operation of the Mental Health pharmacy service
  • Ensure Mental Health pharmacy services adhere to Quality use of Medicines principles, including accuracy of dispensing, provision of drug information and both written and verbal consumer medicines information, and review of medication charts
  • Liaise with patients and various allied health professionals and medical staff
  • Develop and maintain a Quality Improvement Program for the Mental Health pharmacy service
  • Contribute to training and educational sessions for pharmacy, nursing, medical staff and allied health professionals

 
About you:
As an enthusiastic Registered Pharmacist with hospital experience, you will have proven time management skills and the ability to organise a complex workload while being able to independently solve problems. To succeed in this role, you will have high level interpersonal and communication skills as you will be required to develop strong relationships with various stakeholders.

If you have a special interest in working for an organisation that delivers outstanding care and service to patients, we want to hear from you.

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