Pharmacist - Hospital in Iraq

General Information

Job Type:
Health Care/ Pharmaceutical
Date Posted:
Nov 24, 2021
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee


For a new hospital in Iraq:

Job Title: Pharmacist
Job Location: Iraq

Job Brief: The hospital is looking for professional and experienced Pharmacists to join its team. As a hospital pharmacist, you'll be an expert in the field of medicines, understanding how they are used and what their effects are on the human body. As well as dispensing prescriptions, you'll be involved in the purchasing and quality testing of medicines. You may also manufacture medicines, as in some cases treatments need to be tailor-made for individual patients. You'll work closely with medical and nursing staff to make sure hospital patients receive the best treatment, advising on the selection, dose and type of administration. You'll also provide help and advice to patients in all aspects of their medicines.

Job Responsibilities
• Check prescriptions for errors, ensuring they're appropriate and safe for the individual patient
• Provide advice on the dosage of medicines and the most appropriate form of medication
• Oarticipate in ward rounds to take patient drug histories
• Liaise with other medical staff on problems patients may experience when taking their medicines
• Make sure medicines are stored appropriately and securely
• Answer questions about medicines from within the hospital, other hospitals and the general public
• Keep up to date with, and contribute to, research and development
• Write guidelines for drug use within the hospital and implement hospital regulations
• Provide information on expenditure of drugs
• Prepare and quality-check sterile medications, for example, intravenous medications
• Carry out teaching within the pharmacy department and in other areas of the hospital

Job Specifications
• Successful Completion of Master’s Degree in Pharmacy
• At Least 3 years of experience as a hospital pharmacist
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
• General Clinical Awareness
• Teamwork Skills

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