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Greater Hudson Valley Health System (GHVHS) Staff Pharmacist in Harris, New York

Garnet Health (formerly Greater Hudson Valley Health System,) is a New York State, not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Middletown, New York, approximately 60 miles north of New York City. Garnet Health is comprised of Garnet Health Medical Center, Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Garnet Health Doctors, Garnet Health Foundation and Garnet Health Foundation - Catskills. Garnet Health is dedicated to developing specialty services, medical programs and needed healthcare services that allow residents to remain close to home to receive quality care.

Providing healthcare to nearly 450,000 residents in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties, Garnet Health was designed to improve the quality, stability and efficiency of healthcare services in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region. Services provided by more than 3,300 employed professionals and over 850 medical staff members, makes Garnet Health one of the largest healthcare providers in the tri-county area. The System’s three hospital campuses (Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills (Harris and Callicoon, NY) and Garnet Health Medical Center (Middletown, NY) plus several outpatient facilities, offer a broad spectrum of care including:

  • 601 licensed inpatient beds

  • Emergency medicine

  • Surgical services

  • Ambulatory surgery services

  • Skilled nursing unit

  • Cardiology services including emergency and elective angioplasty

  • Oncology services from diagnosis to treatment

  • Orthopedic services including joint replacements

  • Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence

  • Birthing centers

  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

  • Outpatient diagnostic imaging

  • Geriatric assessment

  • Primary, Specialty, and Urgent care practices

  • Adult day care

  • Mental health and chemical dependency programs

  • Diabetes program

  • Wound care

  • Sleep Center Services

  • Outpatient infusion services

  • Rehabilitation services including: physical, occupational and speech therapy

  • Hospitalist services

  • Rape intervention and support services

  • Community screenings and support groups

A pharmacist, licensed by the New York State Board of Pharmacy, who performs technical, non-technical and management functions, requiring or not requiring judgment, under the general direction and supervision of the pharmacy supervisor.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in the pharmaceutical sciences. Satisfactory completion of Hospital Pharmacy Orientation Program preferable. Familiarity with computers. Experience within the last 10 years with patient-oriented drug delivery systems, IV admixture services, and drug information services preferred.

Special Qualifications:

Physical Demands: Position will primarily be light work requiring lifting up to 25 pounds with occasional lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Occasional bending, twisting, stooping, kneeling and reaching are required. Requires long periods of standing or constant walking. Expressing or exchanging ideas by spoken word is required. Work week is variable.

Working Environment: May have occasional exposure to blood, body substances, infectious materials, chemical hazards, vibration, radiation, slippery surfaces, or noise that may result from performance of duties.

Employees Supervised: Instructs and supervises 1-3 Technicians in the technical and professional performance of their jobs, as required; monitors daily work to insure procedures are being followed correctly, as required.

Degree of Supervision Required: Minimal. Must be able to work independently.

ID: 2018-17439

External Company URL: https://garnethealth.org/

Street: 68 Harris Bushville Road

FTE: PDM

Shift Type: 4 - All Per diem

If Other, Shift Slot: Variable shifts as needed, including rotating weekends and holidays.

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