|Location||Roodepoort, South Africa|
|Date Posted||July 4, 2019|
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A vacancy exists for a Pharmacist based at Life Wilgeheuwel Hospital, reporting to Marion Putterill, Pharmacy Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that the quality pharmaceutical services, financial objectives, legislative compliance and people management requirements are achieved to the required standards.
Effective medication safety management
Report 100% of medication incidents and develop and implement remedial actions as appropriate.
Report 100% of pharmacy alerts and develop and implement remedial action and complete a trends analysis quarterly.
Effective quality management systems
Participate in the implementation and compliance to LHC Quality management systems.
Ensure compliance with SAPC, DOH and LHC legal and professional standards.
Participate in achieving required customer service levels in theatre and wards.
Implement customer satisfaction and pharmacy quality initiatives.
Effective financial management
Participate in achieving hospital budgeted financial measures relating to pharmacy.
Effective product management
Participate in the active management of cost of sales of pharmaceuticals in line with revenue and budget.
Build effective working relationships with doctors.
Effective asset management
Participate in achieving stock targets.
Achieve optimal system utilisation.
Effective people management
Participate in Pharmacist Intern and Pharmacist Assistant programmes as appropriate.
Pharm / Dip.Pharm / B.Sc Pharm
Relevant clinical knowledge and experience to the critical outputs
Current registration with South African Pharmacy Council
Understanding of pharmacy and related healthcare industry, legislation, regulation and challenges
Knowledge of pharmaceutical legislation
Pharmaceutical product knowledge
Computer proficiency (MS office)
After hour and On Call duties as per roster
Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
Attention to detail
Motivating and developing people
Verbal & written communication skills