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Pharmacist 1 - General Internal Medicine/Gyne Oncology - Temporary Full-Time (221956)

Toronto, ON, CA Posted: 6/22/2022 12:08:24 PM

We currently have Temporary Full-Time (until approx. February 2023) opportunity for a Pharmacist 1 in the General Internal Medicine/Gyne Oncology Unit at our Bayview Campus.

Hours of Work: Weekday & Weekend: Days, Evenings, 8hrs; Statutory Holidays and On Call Required

Summary of Duties

We currently have a temporary (6 months) full-time vacancy for a Pharmacist in the Acute Care Pharmacy with patient care responsibilities to the General Internal Medicine/Gyne Oncology service. Expected start date: August 2022

The pharmacy duties can be broadly divided into three areas:

  1. Drug distribution
  2. Direct patient care.
  3. Educational responsibilities

Responsibilities include physician order review; clarification and entry; chemotherapy pharmacist responsibilities; drug dispensing and or supervision of such tasks by pharmacy technicians; answering of drug-related questions; provision of pharmaceutical care; medication reconciliation; participation in multidisciplinary rounds; patient counselling; participation in the education of students and multidisciplinary staff; safety report initiation and follow-up; other pharmacy duties including participation in on-call activities and hospital and departmental committees.


  • Recent prior work experience in an Acute Care in-patient hospital setting.
  • Current licensure by the Ontario College of Pharmacists
  • Previous hospital pharmacy experience and/or hospital pharmacy residency preferred
  • Able to work well in a fast-paced, sometimes stressful work environment
  • Self motivated and able to take initiative
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a multidisciplinary team environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent attention to details
  • Strong planning and organizational ability; strong time management skills
  • Strong customer service skills

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their cover letter and resume (in one document) quoting 221956 to:

Human Resources
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

To apply, please click "Apply for Position" at the bottom of this page.

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Please be advised that in order to be eligible for employment at Sunnybrook, all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two-dose vaccine series, or one dose of a single-dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days ago. Medical exemptions or any other kind of requested exemption based upon the Hospital’s obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.