Pharmacist-Clinical I-PRN (Part Time)

Catholic Health Initiatives Houston, TX
Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962 by Denton A. Cooley, MD–consistently ranked as one of the nation's best in Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.

The first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke's is home to three freestanding community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult and pediatric care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually. The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and Prairie View A&M University.


Ensures the safe and effective use of medications by providing medication order verification while assessing for optimal drug product selection, dosage regimen design, effective administration and drug therapy monitoring services in the health system. monitors inpatient and outpatient drug therapies when appropriate and Works with medical staff to find alternatives when needed. evaluates patient care plans, medication therapy and resolves medication related problems and issues, including categorization of patient specific therapies to optimize pharmaceutical care.



* Registered Pharmacist with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy in good


* Aseptic Technique – Complete an ACPE approved 20 hour sterile products



* Post Graduate Year 1 (PGY1) Residency or three (3) years of experience


* N/A


1. Reviews, interprets, and evaluates all medication orders for patients in all

age groups

2. Maintains patient medication profiles in an automated pharmacy

information system

3. Consults with and advises medical, nursing, and other healthcare providers

regarding the prescribing, dispensing, or administration of medications.

4. Routinely monitors the patient's total drug therapy for effectiveness, side

effects, adverse reactions, toxicities, drug interactions, and incompatibilities

5. Participates actively in cardiopulmonary emergencies.

6. Conducts assigned target drug monitoring programs and concurrent drug

use evaluation activities as required

7. Performs and documents Pharmacist Intervention activities such as

recommendations on drug product selection, dosage adjustments, and

appropriate drug therapy

8. Obtains medication histories on selected patients and communicates

pertinent information to the appropriate healthcare provider

9. Communicates with physicians, nurses, and other healthcare providers as


10.Prepares and/or Verifies the appropriate preparation of medications to be

dispensed using the correct technique, as required.