Pharmacist

Location
Pakistan
Posted
Jan 02, 2019
Closes
Jan 14, 2019
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time
Pharmacist

Department Pharmacy

Entity Aga Khan Hospital, Garden

Location Karachi, Pakistan

 

Introduction

Aga Khan University Hospital invites applications for the position of Pharmacist.

 

Responsibilities

You will be responsible to:

  • Dispense drugs in the inpatient, outpatient and ambulatory pharmacies
  • Review and process physician orders for accurate therapeutic doses
  • Monitor Laboratory Reports for proper indication of antibiotics, drug-drug interaction, duplication of same class etc
  • Ensure timely delivery of medication to nursing units and patients
  • Ensure accuracy of the label before dispensing
  • Complete expiry of drug list on accurate and timely basis
  • Assist in patient counseling for outpatient prescription and maintenance of cash
  • Prepare cytotoxic drug, TPN solution, IVPB mixtures etc
  • Prepare sterile injection, bulk compounding and monitoring of chemo critical list
  • Perform any other relevant task assigned by the supervisor

 

Requirements

You should have:

  • A Doctorate / Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy from a recognized university
  • At least one year experience in medium / large hospital
  • Familiarity with hospital pharmacy functioning
  • Sound knowledge of physiology, pharmacology and pharmaceutical concepts
  • Familiarity with locally available drugs, pharmaceutical drugs and their indications
  • Ability to communicate with medical professionals 
  • Willingness to work in shift duties

Only Shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Applications should be submitted latest by January 13, 2019