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Jamaica Defence Force
Jamaican Army
Category: Health
Applications are invited from suitable candidates to fill the position of Pharmacist with the Regular Force. Candidates must fulfill the following requirements:

Nationality: Be a citizen of the Commonwealth.

Responsibilities include:

Routine review of drug orders for appropriateness and safety
Counselling patients on correct use of medications, warnings, contraindications and answering drug related queries.
Conduct follow-up evaluations of patient therapies to ensure patient compliance and favourable outcomes with the use of drugs.
Evaluate response of patients with chronic conditions to respective drug therapies and make recommendations to physicians where necessary.
Supervise the manufacture and compounding of extemporaneous preparations in accordance with medication order requests.
Supervise pharmacy technicians involved in the processing of prescriptions, manufacturing of drugs or managing of inventory.
Ensure pharmacy area is operated in accordance with the laws governing pharmacy practice in Jamaica.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

Hold the minimum qualification of a BSc Pharmacy from an accredited university.
Requisite registration with the Pharmacy Council of Jamaica (Rph).
At least four (4) years experience in a similar capacity.
Deadline: July 31, 2018

Contact Information
Name: SO1 J1 (Pers & Admin)
Address: Headquarters
Jamaica Defence Force
Up Park Camp
Kingston 5
Telephone: N/A
Fax: N/A

Ad Post Date: 2018-07-09



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