Saddleback’s centers of excellence are renowned for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer, heart disease, stroke, pulmonary disease, orthopedics and diabetes; and for leadership in emergency medicine, critical care medicine, breast health, outpatient rehabilitation, advanced imaging, women’s health, geriatric care and surgery, including robotic-assisted procedures.
Saddleback Medical Center (Orange County, CA) has consistently been named one of Healthgrades’ America’s 50 Best Hospitals, an achievement gained by just 1% of the nation’s hospitals. It has also been honored among Truven Health Analytics’ Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals in the U.S., consecutively voted Orange County’s #1 Best Hospital in the Orange County Register’s Best of Orange County poll of readers and has appeared on both Becker’s Hospital Review and Thomson Reuters’ lists of America’s Best Hospitals. Saddleback’s U.S. News & World Report “high-performance” ranking categories included Heart Failure, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
A licensed pharmacist in the State of California who performs pharmaceutical services as designated by State Law and consistently to meet the needs of the institution. Maintains a specialized hospital practice with distributive and clinical services including: efficient drug distribution with priority focus on patient safety, direct supervision of pharmacy technicians, monitoring of safe and appropriate Physician and Pharmacy regulated drug therapies for all patient populations served, and provision of drug information to physicians, nurses, other health care professionals, and the patient and/or family.
This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the mission of Saddleback Memorial Medical Center. It is expected that the employee will demonstrate behavior consistent with the organization’s Mission and Core Values. The employee shall support Saddleback Memorial Medical Center’s Strategic Plan and the goals and direction of the organization’s performance improvement plan.
ExperienceMinimum one (1) year acute care experience in hospital pharmacy required.
Education/Licensure/Certification * Doctor of Pharmacy Degree or Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacy from an accredited School of Pharmacy * CA Pharmacist License * BLS and ACLS (PALS optional) from AHA