VCN Pharmacist Jobs

Virtual Career Network Healthcare mobile logo

Job Information

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System Pharmacist - Our Lady of Lourdes Women's & Children's Hospital in Lafayette, Louisiana

About Us

Our Lady of Lourdes is a regional acute care medical center focused on the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our Lady of Lourdes is a part of the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System, which is the largest locally owned, not-for-profit, Catholic health system in Louisiana. As such, our hospital has access to a great many resources across the state and Mississippi - helping us to fulfill our mission.

Our hospital employs more than 2,200 people and offers a physician staff of over 600 doctors in a variety of medical and surgical specialties. Lourdes’ services include Centers of Excellence in the areas of Orthopedics, Stroke and a Robotics Surgery Program. The hospital is home to the only burn unit in Southwest Louisiana and a Commission on Cancer accredited oncology program. Our Lady of Lourdes operates Our Lady of Lourdes Heart Hospital, a premier 32-bed cardiac facility and Our Lady of Lourdes Women’s & Children’s Hospital offering the area’s only Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Level 3 Surgical Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. With additional services including multiple clinics, four imaging locations and a primary care physician network, Lourdes provides easy access to comprehensive care throughout the community.

What Makes Us Different?

At Our Lady of Lourdes we offer you much more than just a job in the healthcare industry. We offer career opportunities for people who have a calling to share their gifts and talents as part of our healing ministry. As part of the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System, we are here to create a spirit of healing - and we invite you to join our team today if you would like to be part of that spirit. In addition to competitive salaries and generous benefits, we offer you something special - the chance to do God's work by helping to serve people in need throughout our community, every day.

Job Summary

Under the general supervision of the Director of Pharmacy, reviews drug orders utilizing a copy of the physician's order to create and maintain patient medication profiles; issues pharmaceuticals via unit-dose/IV admixture system; clinically intervenes into the care of the patient; supervises technicians/students; participates in educational programs of the department

Description

Minimum Required

Education

Undergraduate pharmacy degree (Bachelor of Science, Doctor of Pharmacy or Pharm. D.)

Special Skills

Must be highly proficient in intravenous admixture skills and have moderate proficiency in use of keyboard, electronic calculator, and electric typewriter (type 20-30 wpm).

Licensure

Licensure as a Registered Pharmacist by the Louisiana State Board of Pharmacy; BLS certification

DirectEmployers