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Works with the Expert Committee for Healthcare Quality Expert Committee to develop standards that foster patient-centered approaches to safe and effective uses of medications, support technological advances in healthcare and address quality and safety issues arising from the implementation of healthcare systems and reform.
Current activities include standard development for prescription container labeling, coding drug classification systems, and safe medication use in physical and electronic environments
Implemented monitored and tracked medication related safety initiatives at FSHC
Evaluates and updates internal occurrence reporting system for actual and potential adverse drug events.
Ensures compliance with policies and procedures and governmental and accreditation regulations.
Develops and assist with education about Medication Safety
Facilitates Failure Mode Effects and Root Cause Analysis on specific occurrences or aggregate data.
Participates in care coordination rounds on the adult psychiatry unit.
Responded to clinical information inquiries from healthcare professionals on 171 products.
Provided verbal and written information related to clinical use, potential drug interactions, safety and efficacy of products to internal and external customers.
Researched, managed, formulated, updated and reviewed written medical documents to be used in response to product inquiries.
Assisted Sales and Marketing in product launch
Annually reported to FDA of Adverse Drug Events for 80 products
Investigated and reconciled all product complaints.
Worked in a variety of practice settings which included hospital, retail, long term care, correctional and , mail order.
Managed clinical and retail pharmacy services in a staff model pharmacy setting
Performed Third Party reconciliation, Formulary management, sat on Pharmacy & Therapeutics and Infectious Disease Committees
Risk Management, Budget Management, Policy Formulation, implement and enforcement, Dispensing and Technical functions
Supervised up to 30 employees in a 24 hour pharmacy