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Pharmacist

at Life Wilgeheuwel Hospital
Location Roodepoort, South Africa
Date Posted July 4, 2019
Category Health Care Jobs in South Africa
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency ZAR

Description

 

Introduction

 

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.

 

Critical Outputs

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.

 

Requirements

 

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

 

Competencies

 

Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Attention to detail

Resilience

Motivating and developing people

Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication skills

Influencing skills

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour

Action orientation