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Hackensack Meridian Health Pharmacist, Ambulatory in Hackensack, New Jersey

Pharmacist, Ambulatory

Job ID

Organ Transplantation - H

Hackensack University Med Cntr

Job Location

Position Type
Part-time with Benefits

Standard Hours Per Week


Shift Hours

Weekend Work
No Weekends Required

On Call Work
No On-Call Required

Holiday Work
No Holidays Required


How have you impacted someone's life today? At Meridian Health our nursing teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of nursing services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.


The day in the life of a Pharmacist, Ambulatory at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:
Complies with all state and federal regulations and Medical Center policies and procedures relating to drug dispensing, including appropriate handling of drug products, adherence to security procedures, and completion of necessary documentation. This includes appropriate control and dispensing of controlled dangerous substances and investigational drugs.
Reviews and dispenses prescriptions and clarifies any and all potential problems with prescribing physician.
Monitors patient drug therapy regimens for allergies, drug-drug interactions, drug-food interactions, and potential adverse reactions.
Performs assigned unit inspections to assure proper maintenance and storage of medication supplies, including emergency drug supplies.
Oversees activities of ancillary personnel (Pharmacy Technicians and Couriers).
Employs principles of safe medication practice as dictated by departmental and organizational policies and procedures.
Identifies the needs of the patient population served and modifies and delivers care that is specific to those needs (i.e., age, culture, language, hearing and/or visually impaired, etc.) This process includes communicating with the patient, parent and/or primary caregiver(s) at their level (developmental/age, educational, literacy, etc.).
Adheres to the standards identified in the Medical Center's Organizational Competencies.


Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
Graduate of an ACPE accredited school of pharmacy, or equivalent, with a minimum of a BS degree in Pharmacy.
Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:
1-2 years of pharmacy experience.
Knowledge of computer applications.
Licenses and Certifications Required:
Registered Pharmacist License.
If you feel the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

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