Medication Use Safety Officer - $10,000 Sign On Bonus!
June 7, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Adventist Health Bakersfield is comprehensive health care organization serving the city of Bakersfield and outlying communities of Kern County through a 254-bed acute care hospital, a busy outpatient rehabilitation clinic, The AIS Cancer Center, three Quest Imaging locations and the Adventist Health Physicians Network. Our deep roots in Kern County reflect more than a century’s worth of providing exceptional, faith-based health care services. Consistently ranked as the region’s Most Preferred Hospital, Adventist Health Bakersfield has also been named a Distinguished Hospital by Healthgrades for three years in a row, putting it in the top 5 percent in the nation for quality and excellence. With its central location and access to some of the most affordable housing on the west coast, it’s no surprise that Adventist Health Bakersfield is helping to pave the way for community growth.
We are seeking a Medication Safety Officer to join the award winning pharmacy team of Adventist Health Bakersfield, whose pharmacy has received more 5-star awards than any other hospital in the county. In 2017 our Pharmacy department was honored as a Gold recipient of the Baxter LEAP Award, recognizing our dedication to excellence and Pharmacy Best Practices. The hospital is also at the top of the class, with an “A” rating from Leapfrog in patient safety – meeting the highest safety standards in the United States. It’s no surprise why we’re the number one consumer choice for healthcare in the area, according to National Research Corporation. Join our team of talented and compassionate professionals who are driven by our core values of Excellence, Respect, Integrity, and Compassion.
The Medication Safety Officer (MSO) at Adventist Health Bakersfield (AHBD) is a respected and valued leadership position that will interact with various departments and disciplines to ensure safety and compliance. The MSO will have oversight of medication management processes for our two campuses including AH Bakersfield Hospital and Cancer Center plus Adventist Health Tehachapi Valley. In addition to local responsibilities, the MSO at AHBD will also interact and assist with multiple system level initiatives. Adventist Health Bakersfield Pharmacy is a leading Pharmacy within the community and also looked upon as a mentor for all Adventist Health Sister Facilities. We are excited for you to join our award winning and growing team!
Completion of PGY-2 Residency
Graduate of School of Pharmacy
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: $10,000 Sign on Bonus & Relocation assistance
About Adventist Health
Adventist Health is more than a healthcare system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good—from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God’s love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.