Specialist Oncology and Haematology Pharmacist

Recruiter
HCA NHS Ventures
Location
London
Salary
39000.0000
Posted
05 May 2017
Closes
04 Jun 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About The Facility


Leaders in Oncology Care (LOC) - part of the UK branch of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA Healthcare UK) - is a centre of excellence in private cancer care in London working alongside the most eminent Oncologists and Haematologists. LOC outpatient oncology and haematology clinics are spread between London's prestigious Harley Street and the Platinum Medical Centre in St Johns Wood. Due to our continued success, we are expanding and will soon open a state-of-the-art Outpatient Cancer Clinic in Chelsea.

Job Description


After a recent restructuring of our pharmacy department, a Specialist Oncology & Haematology Pharmacist position has become available. Together with the Senior Specialist and Lead Pharmacists, the successful candidate will provide a comprehensive clinical cancer pharmacy service including: Clinical Verification of electronic orders of Systemic AntiCancer Therapies (SACTs) alongside the multidisciplinary team; Technical and clinical release of aseptically made SACTs against nurse, doctor and pharmacist assessments; Working with the medicines management technician team in providing an outpatient discharge and counselling service that is evidence-based, safe and timely; Participation in various clinical and operational audits.

Duties & Responsibilities


The post is suitable for a band 6 pharmacist who is looking for the next step in their career. There is a minimum requirement of 12 months' experience in hospital pharmacy. Oncology experience is not essential and clinical training will be provided both in-house and externally. For more information or arranging an informal visit contact Sofia Naureen; Deputy Head of Pharmacy on