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  • Posted: Nov 12, 2021
    Deadline: Nov 26, 2021
  • Cedarcrest Hospitals / Cedarcrest Orthopaedic Clinics Ltd is a modern specialist medical care centre located in the heart of Abuja, Nigeria’s blossoming capital. It was established in January 2008 with the aim of providing a high standard of local healthcare that is comparable with what obtains in other more developed parts of the world. The centre st...
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    Key Performance Areas

    • Review prescriptions from Medical Officers to ensure accuracy, to ascertain the needed ingredients, and to evaluate their suitability for the patients.
    • Prepares medications by reviewing and interpreting Medical Officers' orders and detecting therapeutic incompatibilities.
    • Gives pharmacological information to multidisciplinary health care team, and monitoring patient drug therapies.
    • Controls medications by monitoring drug therapies; advising interventions.
    • Dispenses medications by compounding, packaging, and labeling pharmaceuticals.
    • Provide information and advice about drugs, their side effects, correct dosage, and proper storage.
    • Provides pharmacological information by answering questions and requests of health care professionals and counseling patients on drug therapies.
    • Completes pharmacy operational requirements by organizing and directing workflow, verifying the preparation and labeling of pharmaceuticals, and verifying order entries, charges, and inspections.
    • Keep records of drugs and medical supplies on Medicplus.
    • Plan, implement or maintain procedures for mixing, packaging or labeling pharmaceuticals, according to policy and legal requirements, to ensure quality, security and proper disposal.
    • Work with other health care professionals to plan, monitor, and review/evaluate the quality or effectiveness of drugs.
    • Order and purchase pharmaceutical supplies, medical supplies, or drugs.
    • Assess the identity, strength or purity of medications.
    • Advise customers on the selection of medication brands, medical equipment, or healthcare supplies.
    • Analyze prescribing trends to monitor patient compliance and to prevent excessive usage or harmful interactions.
    • Records patients’ history relating to medicinal use on Medicplus.
    • Ensures the safe and secure storage of all medicines and hospital supplies.
    • Maintains records for controlled substances and removes outdated and damaged drugs from the pharmacy inventory.
    • Complies with all NAFDAC legislations
    • Stay updated on pharmacy regulations, treatments and development.
    • Supervises the work results of support personnel.
    • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
    • Maintains current registration, studies existing and new legislation anticipates legislation and advises management on needed actions.
    • Protects patients and technicians by adhering to infection-control protocols.
    • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
    • Perform any other task that may be assigned.


    • Interested candidates should possess relevant qualifications and work experience.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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