Clinical Pharmacist - North Birmingham PCN
Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Rate of pay : Depending upon Experience
Closing date: 25/05/2021 (can be extended)
Provisional Interviews: TBC
We are looking to recruit a clinical pharmacist to work within our Primary Care Network.
The successful candidate will have a post-graduate diploma or higher degree in clinical pharmacy and will be an independent prescriber or working towards being an independent prescriber. They will perform remote and face to face medication reviews of patients, especially for older people, people resident in care and nursing homes and those with multiple co-morbidities and polypharmacy.
The successful candidate will have a role in managing long-term conditions, working directly with patients to assess and treat conditions within their professional competencies as well has promote self-care.
The successful candidate will work as a part of multi-disciplinary team (MDT) to develop and run processes for repeat prescription reauthorisation, management of medicines on transfer of care from secondary, intermediate and other primary care organisations and be a part of the team for safe prescribing.
The candidate should have an excellent written and verbal communication skills and experience of conducting medication reviews.
The successful candidate is expected to provide a leadership role on quality and improvement, clinical audits as well as managing some aspect of Quality and Outcome Framework (QOF).
They will ensure delivery of best practice in clinical practice, caseload management, education, research, and audit, to achieve corporate PCN and local population objectives.
We are committed to equal opportunities.
We welcome informal visits / queries. For more information and job description please contact :
Mrs Suzanne Brennan (Practice manager)
Tel: 0121- 4651500
Fax: 0121- 4651503
Address: Shah Zaman Surgery (Lead Practice NBPCN), 70 Tangmere Drive, Castle Vale, Birmingham, B35 7QX
Please apply in writing with your CV and a covering letter.