Based on what I have seen during the Pharmacy visit, the other main role of a registered pharmacists in community pharmacies is the counseling to people about how do we maintain the good level of health. I saw and heard the Pharmacist were giving bits of advice to the patients and answer questions regarding the side effects and drug interaction. During our conversation, we were asked to wait because there is a patient came to ask about her skin condition.
My job duties as a pharmacy technician and an IV specialist allow me to learn all different aspects of pharmacy employees, especially pharmacist in helping patients and their role in patient’s health care. Working side by side and shadowing our pharmacists every day; seeing them checking, validating prescriptions, monitoring patient’s lab and giving consultation for patients make me realize that a good knowledge about how medication works would be useless if they was not applied in life to help other people. That was when I decided to pursue a lifelong career as a
Since this encounter, I have shadowed several different pharmacists located in Columbia, South Carolina. I began to research the different career paths a pharmacist could take. Clinical pharmacy is my ultimate goal. While working at a retirement center, I worked with a clinical pharmacist and physician on a daily basis. As a caregiver, it was my duty to let these individuals know how the residents reacted to the medications I administered to them.
Need and Importance of Clinical Pharmacists in Healthcare System INTRODUCTION According American College of Clinical Pharmacy, clinical pharmacists are described as a personnel who work directly with doctors, other health professionals and patients to ensure that the medications prescribed for patients contribute the best possible health outcomes. Clinical pharmacists practice in health care settings where they have frequent and regular interactions with doctors and other health professionals which lead to an outcome of better coordination of care. Clinical pharmacists have received adequate education and training to work in direct patient care environments, including hospitals, clinics and other health care settings. They collaborate together with doctors and other health care providers based on knowledge of medication therapy and also record of clinical experience. Importance of Clinical Pharmacist Clinical pharmacist is needed because they are professionals who are very knowledgeable in terms of drugs or medications, to provide optimum care and medication advice to the patient to improve their health outcome.
In 1985 its first actuation outside from Rhode, Island fleet was get 40 banks during the 1980s. At initial stage fleet was going towards prosperity but due to the costs of mergers financial crises were occurred. In 1988 fleet was scrutinize about Bank of Boston. Finally, fleet was successful to achieve the biggest mergers of banks and it was the 7th largest bank of the nation. Employees of bank were 50,000 people, Serviced over 20 million customers The company was served 20 million retail and 6 million commercial customers worldwide and has had more than 50,000 U.S employees and 10,000 employees
It should be noted that a charge nurse is a vital job because the person holding this job has to interact not only with the patient and his families, but also has to interact with doctors, nurses, and other staff members in order to update them about the patients that the charge nurse is looking after. The qualification of a charge nurse is to have a master’s degree from a recognized
I want to stimulate a new generation to be more aware of the influence drugs have on their lives. Arkansas is ranked the 25th highest in fatal drug overdoses in the United States. Patients need to be informed of the effects of a drug before it is taken and why their dosage was chosen. I recently shadowed a pharmacist that was an advocate for consultations. Every person that left the pharmacy that day talked to a pharmacist about the drugs they were picking up.
Importance of nurses A nurse is a health care professional who is engaged in the practice of nursing. Nurses are men and women who are responsible (along with other health care professionals) for the treatment, safety and recovery of acutely or chronically ill or injured people, health maintenance of the healthy, and treatment of life-threatening emergencies in a wide range of health care settings. Nurses may also be involved in medical and nursing research and perform a wide range of non-clinical functions necessary to the delivery of health care. Nurses develop a plan of care, sometimes working collaboratively with physicians, therapists, the patient, the patient 's family and other team members. In the U.S. (and increasingly the United Kingdom), advanced practice nurses, such as clinical nurse specialists and nurse practitioners, diagnose health problems and prescribe medications and other therapies.
I was fascinated by my job and I began to see pharmacy as a serious career choice for myself. During my 03 years working on the hospital Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee Member and assuring for the safe , effective , and cost – effective use of medications through the application of specialized knowledge, skills , and professional judgment. I have the chance to work collaboratively with other health care professionals to develop the most suitable drug treatment for patients. By means of my hard work and dedication on this job , on 2012 up to present I was assigned into various duties and responsibilities , . My duties include supervising the narcotic drug custody in charge and quality management in the hospital pharmacy
The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Pharmacy Practice Model Summit of 2011 stated that “pharmacists are responsible for the provision of safe, effective, efficient, and accountable medication related-care for hospital and health-system patients.” The traditional model of learning is changing as the scope of the practice of pharmacy continues to evolve with more complex roles and responsibilities in patient care. With this, on-going education self-directed, structured, outcomes-focused cycle of learning and personal improvement is a must. This competency-based education incorporates application of knowledge and demonstration of skills in both controlled and real-life situations. Based on Sec. 2 of RA 10918, the state recognizes