Pharmacist, .5 FTE – Burlington Family Health Team

Burlington Family Health Team Position:  Pharmacist, .5 FTE Reporting to:  Executive Director & Physicians (for clinical responsibilities) Close Date:  November 15, 2013 Contact info:  hr@burlingtonfht.com Position Overview Using a patient centred model of care, the Pharmacist will function in close collaboration with all of the Physicians and Allied Health Professionals within the recently established Burlington Family Health Team.  The Pharmacist will share their expertise and knowledge with patients and their families or caregivers as well as other health care professionals through the provision of direct patient care, medication assessment and consultation as well as patient education. Role Specific Expertise
  • Provides individual patient assessments including timely post-discharge  medication assessment and consultation
  • Collaborates with Physicians and AHP’s in multidisciplinary programs
  • Assists with Quality Improvement Initiatives
  • Provides educational support to patients, families and/or caregivers as well as medical residents
  • Continues to develop the role of the Pharmacist in the Burlington FHT and in supporting a chronic disease model of care
Key Qualifications
  • Licensed with the Ontario Colleges of Pharmacists
  • B.Sc.Phm required
  • Demonstrated experience in a Primary Care and/or chronic disease management preferred
  • Experience with EMR would be an asset
To Apply: Please forward a cover letter as well as curriculum vitae to: Human Resources Burlington Family Health Team Email address:  hr@burlingtonfht.com We thank all who apply however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  No phone calls please.