Specialist Oncology and Haematology Pharmacist

HCA NHS Ventures
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
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