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Clinical Pharmacist

The Clinical Pharmacist works closely with healthcare professionals to decide upon the best medications to treat patient symptoms. A Clinical Pharmacist typically works in partnership with Medical Doctors and they consult with doctors and nurses as necessary.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develops clinical pharmacy programs according to policies and regulations
  • Reviews records of patients to determine the appropriateness of medication therapy
  • Evaluates patient’s condition to ensure all issues are being treated
  • Identifies untreated health problems and refer patients to appropriate physicians
  • Develops effective medication plans that minimize the risk of adverse side-effects
  • Consults on dosages, medication substances, etc.
  • Advises on the correct administration of drugs
  • Assesses the results of pharmaceutical treatments
  • Collaborates with healthcare professionals to ensure optimal patient care
  • Keeps accurate documentation of medication plans and patient progress

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Degree in Pharmacology and Pharmacy.
  • A verified license and residency training will be mandatory.
  • A precise understanding of direct patient care and pharmaceutical therapy.
  • Know-how of treatments along with their side effects.
  • Sound know-how of drug administration and health and safety guidelines.
  • Good understanding of computers.
  • Ability to work in a team or individually as and when required.
  • Ability to manage and handle multiple tasks.

Skills needed for this role

The Clinical Pharmacist must have exceptional research skills to choose the best medication based on prescribed medications. He/She must have exceptional oral and written communication skills, strong organizational skills and outstanding problem-solving skills.

Career Level

Licensed Professional.

Job Specializations

Pharmaceuticals, Pharmacy