Pharmacist at eHealth Africa (eHA)

eHealth Africa designs and implements data-driven solutions and technologies to improve health systems for and with local communities. eHA’s technology works in low connectivity settings and uses data to drive decision-making by local governments and partner agencies to get optimum results.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: PharmacistLocation: Kano Department: eHA ClinicPurpose of the PositionThe Pharmacist will assist with the dispensing of medications, check prescriptions, and provide advice to patients on the medicines that have been prescribed for the patients.S/he will ensure adequate supply of pharmacies through smart inventory management, review of actual usage, and review of re-order levels. The Pharmacist will develop and implement strategic initiatives and services in the pharmacy sector.What You’ll doThe Pharmacist will work in the EHA clinic predominantly as stated below:As a pharmacist you will be responsible for preparing and dispensing medications to patients. You will achieve this either by executing a physician’s order or by addressing the patient’s problems and needs.The job entails a high level of responsibility and knowledge. A pharmacist does not merely hand out prescribed medicine; he/she has the expertise and willingness to assist people and provide them with information and solutions.The pharmacist must be fully qualified to interpret symptoms so that the patient can either be given immediate treatment for a trifling condition or to be referred to the suitable doctor. Pharmacists must also be able to provide professional advice on cosmetics or parapharmaceuticals.The goal is to ensure effective medication use and become the people’s trusted ally against health issues. That way you can deliver maximum value to both the pharmacy and society.Reviewing and executing physician’s prescriptions checking their appropriateness and legalityOrganizing the pharmacy in an efficient manner to make the identification of products easier and fasterMaintaining full control over delivering, stocking and labeling medicine and other productsProtects patients and technicians by adhering to infection-control protocols.Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.Maintains pharmacological knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.Be caring, compassionate and professional at all times;Manage clinical risk.Other duties as assigned from time to time 

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