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Clinical Pharmacist

Job Reference: J167-A-21-1797

Care Homes and Primary Care
Negotiable/dependent on experience

Clinical Pharmacist (full prescribing) full time

BARDOC Limited

Job overview:
Full Prescribing, full time, Clinical Pharmacist required for BARDOC Limited.

Duties are primarily to work alongside the Physician Associate to oversee the Care Home Project through regular remote and monthly face to face reviews.  Duties will include care planning, care home liaison, medicines reconciliation on transfer of care and implementation of systems for safer prescribing, providing expertise in clinical medicines advice whilst also addressing both public and social care needs of patients in the BARDOC Family of Practices as an integral part of the wider Pharmacy Team.

Main duties of the job:
The post holder will provide clinical leadership around medicines optimisation and quality improvement and will manage some aspects of the quality and outcomes framework and enhanced services, particularly with focus on long term conditions and care home residents.

The post holder will ensure that the practice integrates with community and hospital pharmacy to help utilise skill mix, improve patient outcomes, ensure better access to healthcare and help manage workload. The role is pivotal to improving the quality of care and operational efficiencies so requires motivation and passion to deliver excellent service within general practice

About us
BARDOC's Family of Practices consist of five GP practices; Family Practices (Strand and Bowness Road), Rock Healthcare (Bury and Radcliffe branch), Whitworth Medical Centre and Knowsley Medical Centre (Bury). We are a close knit group of practices who work effectively together to deliver services which provide an enhanced level of care for our patients.

Clinical Pharmacy is a developing role within General Practice and this is a wonderful opportunity for someone who is passionate about demonstrating how effective this and impactful this will be.

The Family Practices in Rochdale (Kirkholt) and Middleton are the main focus of this role, with key involvement in the Care Home Project to support the enhanced Care Home service in that area and a requirement to work closely with the Team at the Family Practices at Strand and Bowness Road. You will be based out of BARDOC's main offices in Bury at The Rock.

Job Description summary:

Primary Care Networks (PCN) have provided an exciting opportunity to develop and extend the role of the Clinical Pharmacist into the work of General Practice. BARDOC already boasts a great team of Clinical Pharmacists working throughout the five practices. We are looking to add one additional Clinical Pharmacist role to enable a presence in all the surgeries and increase the capacity of the service, including supporting the Care Homes ES.


Negotiable depending on experience


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