Inpatient care pharmacists work with other health-care professionals to ensure the optimization of patient specific therapies which may accomplished through the dispensing of medication, verification and order entry process, ensuring the appropriate monitoring of patient drug therapy, the preparation of intravenous medication therapy, and general oversight of medication administration in a variety of settings and specialties. Inpatient care pharmacists can be found in a central pharmacy or seen decentralized through a hospital/health-system in various patient care units.
Member Career Profiles
Credentials: Pharm.D., BCPS, B.S. Pharmacy
Position/Title: Chief Pharmaceutical Officer
Organization: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Primary Specialty: Inpatient Care
Specialties: Ambulatory Care, Oncology, Pediatrics