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    Summary

    This is an OPEN CONTINUOUS ANNOUNCEMENT. Qualification determinations will be done based on the applicant's documents submitted for the position and a list of qualified candidates will be referred to Service.
    **The first list of eligible applicants will be pulled for referral on September 30, 2018** .Subsequent referrals of qualified applicants will be referred on the last day of each month (Cutoff dates) or as need it.

    The vacancy announcement will remain open until closed, canceled or filled.

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    Responsibilities

    Participates in drug monitoring therapy through direct patient care involvement, in consultation with primary physician, provides expertise in drug therapy, proper drug utilization, dosages, routes and methods of administration, adverse effects and interactions and assist in the evaluation of individual patient drug therapy. Inpatient/Outpatient orders are checked to include patient information, correct medication dose, route and frequency of administration. Orders are checked for patient's allergies, drug interactions, incompatibilities, duplication and priority. Identifies, interprets and resolves prescribing and dispensing issues, including pharmacy therapeutics and the formulary. Dispenses controlled substances with accuracy according to current policies and procedures for inpatients and outpatients.

    Work Schedule: Incumbent will be assigned to work rotating shifts including Weekends and Holidays. Required to work 2nd Shift-From 3:00 pm to 11:30 pm or 3rd Shift-From 11:00 pm to 7:00 am. Required to be on Call. Main Shift: 2nd & 3rd Shift.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
    Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP): Authorized.
    This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan reimbursement program within VHA. If selected for this position you must meet specific individual eligibility criteria in accordance with VHA policy 1021 and apply for EDRP within four (4) months of appointment. Final award amount and program start date is determined after review of a complete EDRP application and supporting documentation by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services office. If selected for this position, please contact Ms. Mildred Falcon, HRS at (787) 641-7582, x33933 or at Mildred.falcon-rodriguez@va.gov; and/or Ms. Nicole Mateo, HRS, at (787) 641-7582, x33907 or at Nicole.Mateo-Ruiz@va.gov

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/510801800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.