Pharmacist (contract) - Guelph FHT (Guelph)

Building the Future of Health Care

The Guelph Family Health Team is an innovative health care organization that inspires excellence in performance from all our staff for our patients and clinical partners through leadership in professional, comprehensive and compassionate care.  Role: Pharmacist Description: An exciting opportunity is now available for a Full-Time 13 month Maternity Leave Pharmacist Position with the Guelph Family Health Team in Guelph, Ontario. As part of an interdisciplinary team of health care professionals in primary care, the Pharmacist supports patient care and the delivery of programs in terms of the impact of medications on chronic disease management, and provides patients with health promotion and disease prevention education.   The Pharmacist also collaborates with physicians and other team members in terms of pharmacological consultation, education and information that contribute to the health of patients and enhances the knowledge and expertise of the providers. This is a full time, contract position for 13 months beginning mid-March 2015. Qualifications:
  • Current license with the Ontario College of Pharmacists.
  • Baccalaureate of Science in Pharmacy, Pharm D preferred.
  • Minimum 2-5 years related or applicable experience in a community, hospital or primary care setting
  • Demonstrated experience in a Primary Care setting would be an asset
  • Additional training or credentialing in pharmacotherapy (eg. Certified Geriatric Pharmacist, Certified Diabetes Educator, Certified Asthma educator, etc) is considered an asset
  • Exceptional understanding of current, evidence-based and best practice pharmacy guidelines
  • Participate in individual and group education sessions for patients and providers
  • Proficient in use of internet, Microsoft office, drug database programs
  • Experience with an electronic medical record (EMR) would be an asset
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of an interdisciplinary team
Please forward your resumes to: Human Resources via e-mail resumes@guelphfht.com