Nairobi Hospital Pharmacist Jobs


Pharmacist Job At The Nairobi Hospital In Kenya
Reporting to the Senior Pharmacist, the successful candidates will be responsible for the following amongst others:
Pharmacist Job Responsibilities In Kenya
• Checking prescriptions for accuracy and suitability and to contact the prescribing doctors to resolve any prescribing problems ensuring safe, economical and rational use of drugs and other pharmaceutical products.
• Ensuring proper preparation and labeling of extemporaneous preparations for in/outpatients and solutions for the wards.
• Checking the expiry dates of pharmacy drugs and making sure that the short expiry drugs are returned back to the store in compliance with the Short Expiry Drug Policy.
• Contacting prescribing doctors where necessary to resolve any queries regarding safe, economical and rational use of drugs and other pharmaceutical products.
• Providing comprehensive and accurate drug information to patients and prescribing doctors.
• Carrying out clinical ward rounds and checking treatment sheets for suitability of treatments, drug interactions, dosing accuracies and ensuring that all prescribed doses are given as required.
• Safeguarding pharmacy stocks and participating in stock takes.
• Implementing high standards of drug storage, usage, cost effectiveness and ensure cleanliness of the medicine storage areas within the assigned unit.
• Act as shift-in-charge of a pharmacy unit.
Qualifications For Pharmacist Jobs In Kenya
• Bachelors degree in Pharmacy
• Valid annual practising license
• Excellent decision making and problem solving skills
• Detail oriented
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Exemplary customer service.
• 1 year experience
How to Apply
Interested candidates should send an application letter and CV by 12th November 2015, quoting the reference and include current remuneration, testimonials and full contact details of 3 referees to: Head, Human Resources The Nairobi Hospital P.O. Box 30026 NAIROBI – 00100 OR [email protected]