Trained in general use of pharmacy computer systems
Requires a working knowledge of community pharmacy practice including some medication therapy management, basic to advanced medication knowledge and medication history taking.
Requires an ability to interpret medical and pharmacy terminology, medication names, prescribed doses and frequencies, available dosage forms, prescription insurance billing and formulary substitutions, communicating with pharmacy resources to confirm dispense history and problem solving skills.
Experience in preparing medications for Pharmacist review and placing automated medication orders.
Experience in reporting and recording adverse medication reactions.
Current registration as a Pharmacy Coordinator with the California State board of Pharmacy required.
Under the direct supervision of the Pharmacist, the Medication History Coordinator coordinates the medication history assessment and documentation into the medication record. This position The medication history Coordinator will work together with inpatient pharmacists, nurses, and other healthcare personnel in order to complete the necessary functions to improve transitions of care for inpatient admissions and discharge. In addition to these specialized responsibilities, the medication history Coordinator may also assist pharmacists in preparing and distributing drugs, maintaining the drug inventory and maintenance of records.
Internal Number: REQ201911239
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