Pharmacist, NMC Royal Medical Centre Shahama, Abu Dhabi UAE

  • Full time
  • Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Posted 10 months ago
  • 6000-15000 AED / Month

NMC Healthcare is currently looking to hire qualified and suitable candidate for the job position of a Pharmacist. The successful aspirant will work at NMC Royal Medical Centre, Shahama, Abu Dhabi, UAE. This job was listed by NMC on 9 October 2023 and is now vacant for all eligible aspirants.

Job Purpose of A Pharmacist

Provides leadership role for staff in performance of functions involved in the safe, efficient distribution of medications, in accordance with relevant laws, rules, regulations and standards of pharmaceutical care.

Job Duties of A Pharmacist

  • Reviews physician’s orders and prescriptions to ensure appropriateness of drug therapy.
  • Inputs physician’s medication orders into Pharmacy Patient Medication Profile and maintains this profile and related records.
  • Monitors patient medication profile in order to prevent drug interactions, allergic and adverse drug reactions.
  • Makes decision regarding generic substitution of prescribed pharmaceuticals
  • Properly dispense controlled medications according with the corresponding rules and regulations.
  • Provides drug information and communicates with prescribers, nurses and other staff regarding drug therapy or safe drug handling.
  • Supervises technicians and other support staff in the performance of assigned duties.
  • Performs patient teaching functions on appropriate use of medications.
  • Monitors and oversees that the Pharmacy is kept in a neat, clean and orderly fashion
  • Performs quality control checks in accordance with departmental procedures.
  • Clarifies any physician’s medication order with the physician.
  • Supervises and maintains the routine pick-up and delivery of medication and the unit dose cart fill and cassette exchange process.
  • Conducts orientation, training, and educational programs as required.
  • Conducts quality improvement tasks in conjunction with other staff members.
  • Participates on assigned hospital committees.
  • Gathers and analyzes data for selected drug utilization reviews.
  • Performs all duties in a professional, effective and confidential manner.
  • Performs all other duties as required or assigned.
  • Actively participates in the departmental Quality Improvement Program
  • Actively participates in departmental motivational program to enhance patient / customer relations.
  • Perform all duties in a professional, effective, and confidential manner as required or assigned
  • Introduces himself to the patient and explains the examination at all times.
  • Supports hospital policies and serves as a professional role model for all staff
  • Complies with HAAD policies and standards.

What You’ll Do More?

  • Attends Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) programs as a mandatory requirement.
  • Complying with all OSH policies & procedures and legal requirements regarding Occupational Safety and Health Management System.
  • Ensures that OSHMS processes are implemented and maintained in compliance with OSHAD SF within and surrounding the hospital facility.
  • Carries out the supervision, daily planning and directing of the facility management team in performing OSH tasks.
  • Initiates and undertake actions to prevent the occurrence of OSH nonconformities.
  • Ensures and carry out safe and healthy working/practice within the facility.
  • Provides facility management related OSH reports to the Owner and/or Hospital Administrator or to other authorized personnel by the Owner (e.g. OSH Officer).
  • Participates in coordinating with the authorities for work permit, inspections, approvals, etc. along with the hospital’s authorized personnel.

Who Can Apply?


  • Bachelor’s degree in Pharmaceutical.


  • 1-2 years of experience in same role.

Knowledge and Skills Desired

  • Knowledge of actions, side effects, adverse effects, and appropriate use of commonly employed drugs.
  • Knowledge of current technology and pharmacy systems for distribution of medications.
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical and medical terminology abbreviations and symbols.
  • HAAD License.

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