To provide leadership and management of clinical pharmacy services to haematology and oncology patients and staff at Harley Street at UCLH.
To lead and support performance of pharmacy staff working within the service
To support the pharmacy managers with all medicines management, pharmacy practice, quality assurance, risk management and clinical governance matters
This is a permanent full time role working 37.5 hrs per week within London at HCA UCH .Attractive and competitive salary, dependent upon skills and experience, along with access to great employee benefits such as private healthcare, gymflex and the option to buy and sell holiday.
Duties and Responsibilities
To provide a comprehensive clinical pharmacy service to inpatients and outpatients, including prescription monitoring, the provision of drug information, medicines reconciliation and patient counselling
To ensure that all chemotherapy protocols are maintained and validated on the electronic prescribing system (EPIC)
To review and authorise the use of new chemotherapy protocols within the service alongside the pharmacy clinical Manager, nursing and medical teams
To lead on the provision of intrathecal chemotherapy within the service and across HCA and ensure that local and national guidance is adhered to
To ensure that hospital policies relating to medicines use are promoted and followed within the department and to actively monitor and promote safe use of medicines.
To lead on compliance of the controlled drugs policy and legislation by undertaking regular audits and reviewing practice
Skills and Experience
Extensive experience in a hospital setting within a specialist area
Registered with the GPhC
Specialist knowledge in haematology pharmacy
Specialist knowledge in oncology pharmacy
About the Individual
At HCA UK we recognise and value everyone as unique and individual; treat people with kindness and compassion; act with absolute honesty, integrity, and fairness and trust and treat one another as valued members of the HCA UK family.
As someone looking to join our family, you will demonstrate these key values.
You will also actively participate as a member of a team to move the team towards completion of tasks, goals, and objectives;
demonstrate leadership and influence others to be the best they can be and inspire our colleagues and patients; and deliver information in a clear, concise, and compelling manner to effectively engage others and achieve desired results.