Mercy Medical Center

  • Independence, KS 67301, USA

In early 2019, CHI and Dignity Health united as one health care provider—CommonSpirit Health. We combined our resources to further suppor...

Mercy Medical Center Independence, KS 67301, USA
Jan 07, 2021
GENERAL SUMMARY: Provide patient focused outcome oriented pharmaceutical care to patients of all ages, including neonatal, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric. Facilitate the timely distribution of drugs, and disseminate drug information to patients and health care professionals. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Deliver pharmaceutical care to patients. Promote professionalism and continually strive to raise the level of professional practice. Interpret physicians' orders as they relate to the patient's drug therapy. Prepare, compound, and dispense medications. Enter medication orders onto the pharmacy computer system and complete other documents related to the dispensing and control of medications. Evaluate the appropriateness of medication orders based on clinical data available in the medical record (including computerized information) and provide recommendations to physicians when appropriate. Monitor the patient's medication profile for allergies, contraindications,...