Evergreen Health Pharmacist in Buffalo, New York
The Staff Pharmacist provides education and counseling to patients and filling of patient prescriptions. The Pharmacist is also assists with training and management of pharmacy technicians and volunteer pharmacists, ensuring policies and protocols are followed. As part of the Essential Functions for this position, the Staff Pharmacist:
Fills patient’s prescriptions and answers provider questions
Provides counseling on both prescription medications and over-the-counter medications in accordance to APhA guidelines
Provides exceptional customer service to all consumers
Assists in medication ordering and maintenance of appropriate inventory controls within the pharmacy
Assists in the procurement, storing and accounting of pharmaceuticals
Conducts drug utilization reviews as needed
Manages rejected claims
Provides troubleshooting functions for third party discrepancies and other prescription filling issues.
Qualified Candidate will be registered with current New York State Pharmacist license. Experience working within a pharmacy setting, highly preferred. Experience serving specialty populations, including transgendered patients, highly preferred. Candidate must demonstrate typing and counting accuracy, in addition to keen attention to detail, time management and organizational skills. Sensitivity toward cultural diversity, HIV/AIDS and lifestyle and addiction issues essential.
Job Type: Full-time
Required License: Pharmacist (NYS - must be current/valid)