Clinical Pharmacist Jobs

Clinical pharmacy is a branch of pharmacy where the pharmacist role is to provide patient care. It is a practice of pharmaceutical care to provide individualized, optimized pharmacotherapy to improve patient outcome. Clinical pharmacist is an important part of the health care team. The pharmacist works in coordination with the doctors for the better patient health care. They have some very specific roles which aim at assuring patient safety. Clinical pharmacists work in collaboration with physicians and other health care professionals. Clinical pharmacists have extensive education in the biomedical, pharmaceutical, socio behavioral and clinical sciences. Most clinical pharmacists have a Doctor of Pharmacy Degree (Pharm.D.) and many have completed one or more years of post graduate training. Within the system of health care, clinical pharmacists are experts in the therapeutic use of medications. They provide medication therapy evaluations and recommendations to patients and other health care professionals.

Clinical pharmacists may participate in all stages of the medication use process, including drug ordering, transcribing, dispensing, administering, and monitoring. The specific activities of clinical pharmacists vary. Clinical Pharmacy gives us opportunity to use our knowledge to improve patient treatment and also to get ourselves recognized as the ones who are equally important and knowledgeable as doctors. The objectives of clinical pharmacy are to strengthen the physicians clinical and therapeutic knowledge and to develop his abilities in the clinical application of drugs inpatient care. The development of a new drug, from its initial synthesis until its approval and registration by the regulatory agency, goes through different stages in which clinical trials are very important. The use of any drug in humans requires the fulfillment of previous valid clinical trials, which ensure the efficacy and safety of the drug and guarantee that the basic ethical rights concerning the patients are respected. There is a big involvement of clinical pharmacists in these clinical trails.

The responsibility of a clinical pharmacist jobs includes:

1.Prescribing drugs.

2.Administering drugs.

3.Patient counseling regarding safe and rational use of drug.

4.Therapeutic drug monitoring.

5.Providing drug information at the drug information and poison information centre.

6.Disease State Management.

7.Application of Electronic Data Processing(EDP).

8.Drug Evaluation and Selection.

9.Medication Therapy Management.

A clinical pharmacist can work in private or government hospital or can practice independently as pharmacy practitioners. Many foreign universities offer courses in clinical pharmacy like:

1.PG Certificate in Clinical Pharmacy.

2.PG Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy.

3.Master of Clinical Pharmacy.

4.Doctor of Clinical Pharmacy.

One must have a Bachelors/college Degree or professional license in pharmacy. There is a great demand for clinical pharmacists all over the globe and are also paid a high salary like one can earn $89,000 in The Dentroit Medical Center Harper University Hospital, $79,000 in the St. Francis Healthcare System of Hawaii and $77,000 in the Detroit Medical Center.

26 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. dhommati lalitha
    Sep 03, 2010 @ 09:00:18

    iam interested to work as clinical pharmacist.
    i completed my B.Pharm & now iam pursuing M.S Pharmacology & Toxicology in NIPER Hyderabad

  2. surendra
    Dec 08, 2010 @ 13:15:20

    Iam complited B.PHARMACY. i want 2 pharmacist job.

  3. Shini.V.K
    Feb 16, 2011 @ 12:59:11

    I would like to work as a Clinical Pharmacist. I have completed M.Pharm in Hospital & Clinical Pharmacy from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Kochi, Keral, India. I have experience as Clinical Pharamcologist in Malabar Institute of Medical Sciences, Calicut.

  4. shailendra kumar
    Feb 25, 2011 @ 14:05:00

    i am interested to work as clinical pharmacist

  5. shailendra kumar
    Feb 25, 2011 @ 14:05:46

    i am registerd pharmacist.i have more than 5 years expeience in pharma industry.i had worked in sales in ranbaxy laboratry pvt ltd & intas pharmaceuticals. i have a diploma in pharmacy i am ready to do job in all over world. i am sending you my full name and address which you easily catch me.
    name:shailendra kumar
    fathers name : Mr. Harish chandra srivastava
    address: 403/56 katra Bizen beg chaupatiyan lucknow. india
    mobile no;9918075000/9044075000

  6. mmusheer riyaz
    Mar 02, 2011 @ 10:37:06

    i am registerd pharmaicst i want a job ples
    i am passed in first class diploma in pharmacy of m s b t e board

  7. Jadupati Nandi
    May 04, 2011 @ 16:05:52

    i am final year pharmacy student.i want a job ples.
    i am from west bengal board.
    mobile no-7501908980

  8. Bhairavi Sule
    May 28, 2011 @ 12:32:32

    i have completed B.Pharmacy ,in 2011,from Bombay university ,waiting for results. want to do M.pharm after 1 yr and would like to work as assistant clinical pharmacist, if any available.
    name= Bhairavi Umesh Sule
    email. id =
    waiting for reply

  9. deepak
    Jul 08, 2011 @ 08:03:02

    i m registerd pharmacist i want a job pls

    Jul 12, 2011 @ 06:19:59

    I am complited B.PHARMACY in 2006. i want 2 pharmacist job.Please help me. cont. 9432415184

  11. k.Ajay
    Sep 03, 2011 @ 09:14:32

    sir,,,,,,,,,i have completed my diploma in pharmacy and i want a pharmacist job…

  12. ajay
    Sep 05, 2011 @ 06:59:06

    need job

    Sep 28, 2011 @ 12:46:42


    i have completed my MASTER OF pharmacy and i want TO DO CLINICAL pharmacist job

  14. munir
    Oct 20, 2011 @ 13:15:32

    i am completed b.pharm from pune university..pls contact me on 8460441497

    Oct 21, 2011 @ 06:24:22

    Sir,i am complet in 2006 i want a job in abrod, now i am woking as M.R. in pharma.

  16. Prem kishore lal
    Nov 25, 2011 @ 16:32:02

    i completed b .pharma.i am delhi registered pharmacist,6 months experiance..looking for job as pharmacist at resonable salary…my email id

  17. Mani Raju .Ravulapalli.
    Nov 29, 2011 @ 06:16:28

    Hi ..friends

    I am Mani Raju pharmacist in RAZI…means its an rechard MNC company by singapoor…they are offering freshers.,,salary will be 8000/ and 8-hours duty…..5 hours break….they have 60 branches in hyderabad and they would like to open 300 throught AP..if would you like join ..please contact me …Mani Raju,,clinic RAZI health care…hyd

  18. Mani Raju .Ravulapalli.
    Nov 29, 2011 @ 06:17:10

    my mobile number is 9177073303

  19. Trilok chhimwal
    Dec 16, 2011 @ 02:17:02

    Sir i am rasisterd pharmacist ,plz tell me about pharmacist job,i need job,plz help me

  20. dinesh lihetiya
    Jan 11, 2012 @ 11:07:21

    dinesh lihetiya B.PHARMACY I wana job i hav ability to do best od ma service

  21. dinesh lihetiya
    Jan 11, 2012 @ 11:08:04


    Jan 13, 2012 @ 07:02:31


    Feb 18, 2012 @ 03:03:17

    i m regestered pharmacist
    I have 5 years expiriance in medical store .
    My full adress

  24. shaik parveen
    Jan 13, 2014 @ 00:05:21

    sir, I am 1st batch student of Pharm D ( 5 yrs study 1 yr internship) 2008-09 to 2013-14 and will be completed by May 2014, which type of opportunities to be provided by the GOI , due to lake of awareness on this professional course, our batch is worried. pl. guide us

  25. Chhaya Arakh
    Apr 07, 2015 @ 08:41:14

    sir… i have complited B pharma in 2014 ..i want job in government hospital ..plz i need it ..

    Jan 25, 2016 @ 14:36:34

    Hi, sir I’m meena I completed my in 2015.I wana a job…I’m interested in pharmacology…. Nd I want a pharmacist job…plz contact me mail I’d is

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