Clinical Pharmacist – Neonatal & Pediatrics

  • Company:
    Fraser Health Career
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    9 hours ago
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We have an exciting opportunity as a Clinical Pharmacist within our Lower Mainland Pharmacy Services with the Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacy at Surrey Memorial Hospital where you can showcase your clinical hospital pharmaceutical skills!

Get to know Lower Mainland Pharmacy Services!

We are a collaboration of four premier health employers Fraser Health, Provincial Health Services, Providence and Vancouver Coastal Health and provide an integrated approach to pharmaceutical care and service excellence patients, residents and clients committed to investing in your professional development in creating an environment where you can advance your career.

As a Clinical Pharmacist you will:

  • Provide individualized patient medication therapy for neonatal, pediatric and maternity patients
  • Counsel patients and their families on their medication therapy
  • Work in collaboration with patients and families, physicians, nurses and other health care providers to develop and discuss therapeutic plans
  • Assist in the development of drug therapy guidelines for individual disease conditions
  • Participate in research, prepare case studies and articles for submission to professional journals
  • Act as department resource person within your assigned area and participate in medication use evaluations
  • Provide mentorship and supervision to pharmacy students and residents
  • Additionally, we would depend on your expertise to ensure that prescriptions are appropriate and you would identify safety concerns working with the health care team to resolve discrepancies or problems; documenting discussions or modifications to the medication therapy and dispensing medications.

    To join our team you have:

  • Current registration as a Pharmacist with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia
  • Completion of an accredited Hospital Pharmacy Residency Program
  • Surrey Memorial Hospital (SMH) is a 611 acute care bed, University of BC Affiliated, regional referral and teaching hospital that has the busiest emergency in BC. The neonatal and pediatric patients within this hospital receive pharmacy services from a separate pharmacy. At Surrey Memorial, there is an inpatient pediatric unit, a separate pediatric emergency department, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, child and adolescent mental health units, and many pediatric outpatient clinics. In addition, our pharmacy provides the clinical pharmacy services for the maternity units. You will have the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. The Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacy offers peer group participation and mentoring opportunities and have 4 CPS on staff providing support to pharmacists in clinical roles. We offer a competitive salary package which includes comprehensive health benefits coverage.

    We aim to build an environment where you love the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. From the financial advisor handling our health care resources, to the IT professional enabling life-saving data, to the nurse and physician on the front line of patient care, everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces.

    Apply now to join our diverse team.


    “Working for Fraser Health allows me to be a valued member of an interdisciplinary healthcare team, provide direct patient care, collaborate with colleagues to research clinical questions and to integrate this research into practice.” – Hilary, Clinical Pharmacist. Click to learn more about why you should choose Fraser Health!