005143 Integrated Care Pharmacist Pharmacy R1
NHS Lothian

Job reference: 005143

Location: NHS Lothian

Job closing date: 20/09/2019

Job posted date: 06/09/2019

Salary: Band 7 (£39,300 - £46,006)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Other Therapeutic

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: Pharmacy

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Lothian


Specialist Clinical Pharmacist, Integrated Care

NHS Lothian is growing clinical capacity across Primary care in support of Scottish Government’s Achieving Excellence strategy and in fulfillment of the plans for a pharmacotherapy service for General Practice.

An exciting opportunity has arisen as we organise pharmacy teams to work with clusters of GP practices. We require clinical pharmacists to deliver a range of clinical pharmacy services including medicines reconciliation, monitoring of high risk medicines and once qualifications obtained to be an active independent prescriber. You will be responsible for monitoring service delivery and providing reports to key stakeholders including Health and Social Care Partnership clinical leads.

You will have excellent organisational and presentational skills. A strong communicator you will liaise closely within multidisciplinary teams.

Informal enquiries are welcomed. Further information may be obtained from Linda Powell or Wendy Carswell, Lead Pharmacists on 0131 286 5098 or via email linda.powell@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk, wendy.carswell@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk,

This post requires the post holder to have a PVG Scheme membership/ record. If the post holder is not a current PVG member for the required regulatory group (i.e. child and/or adult) then an application will need to be made to Disclosure Scotland and deemed satisfactory before they can begin in post. 


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