PCN Clinical Pharmacist
Conexus Healthcare CIC
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Trinity Health Group PCN is looking for a Clinical Pharmacist to join our current team of 3 Clinical Pharmacist and 3 Pharmacy Technicians. The post holder will work alongside the existing team to support meeting the needs of our patients.
Main duties of the job
The post holder will be undertaking structured medication reviews, improving medicine optimisation and safety, supporting care homes, as well as running practice clinics, as set out in the PCN DES. Part of this role will also include working within our Pharmacy Hub alongside the Pharmacy Team to provide a safe and effective Pharmacy Service. To provide professional specialist medicines advice to GPs, Nurse Practitioners, Practice Nurses, Community Pharmacists, Community Nurses, and other health professionals to promote the safe, effective, and high quality, cost-effective use of medicines in all prescribing decisions for the benefit of the Practice's patients. You will also be actioning acute prescription requests and conducting medicines reconciliation.
Trinity Health Group is a PCN made up of four practices on the west of the district (Trinity Medical Centre, Maybush Medical Centre, Crofton and Sharleston Medical Practice and Warrengate Medical Centre). The PCN team currently consists of Clinical Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, Paramedics, Mental Health Practitioners, FCPs, Care Coordinators, Health & Wellbeing Coaches, GPAs and Social Prescribing Link Workers. Our vision is that all our patients should have the same chance at a happy, healthy life. We believe that a sustainable, resilient Primary Care Service working collaboratively with volunteer and community services and social enterprise organisations supports this vision. Our Mission is to add years to the lives of our patients, whilst adding life to those years.
Please see the attached job description for further details of the responsibilities and duties of this role.
Skills and Aptitude
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).