Purpose of Position
In conjunction with Northern Hospital Network Director of Pharmacy (NHNDOP) responsible for the provision of a high quality pharmacy service to the Royal Hospital for Women (RHW) incorporating Quality Use of Medicines (QUM) principles and according to accepted standards and practices.
Responsible for support, supervision and management of staff at the RHW Pharmacy including orientation of new/rotating staff to RHW.
Develop policy, protocols and service initiatives in accordance with the business plan of the Department of Health and local organisational requirements
Facilitate involvement in research and clinical trials activities.
Full registration with the Pharmacy Board of Australia with no restrictions on scope of practice
Extensive experience in the provision of advanced clinical pharmacy services
Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated leadership, initiative and problem solving skills
Demonstrated experience in Quality Use of Medicines, quality improvement and risk management
Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills, staff supervision and management skills
Demonstrated experience in teaching and research
A strong interest in the provision of women's health/ neonatal services