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Hackensack Meridian Health Ambulatory Pharmacist - Ambulatory Pharmacy - Per Diem in Neptune, New Jersey

Ambulatory Pharmacist - Ambulatory Pharmacy - Per Diem

Job ID
2021-91902

Department
J-AMB PHARM

Site
Jersey Shore Univ Med Cntr

Job Location
US-NJ-Neptune

Position Type
Per Diem

Shift
Day

Shift Hours
Varied

Weekend Work
No Weekends Required

On Call Work
On-Call Commitment Required

Holiday Work
As Needed

Overview

How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our 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 services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

The Ambulatory Pharmacist is responsible for the overall pharmaceutical care of the patient. This includes the processing of medications, evaluation of drug therapy, preparation of sterile products, and patient education. The pharmacist interacts with other members of the health care team, including physicians and registered nurses.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of an Ambulatory Pharmacist at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:
Responsible for accurate counts and labeling of scripts.
Communicates and interacts professionally with physicians, patients and employees.
Makes sure prescription work flow efficiently in department.
Helps Pharmacy Manager grow business.
Facilitates processing of off-site prescription orders
Maintain inventory (including Narcotics and Controls) and general record keeping in department at all times.
Maintain monthly inventory levels that meet/below budgets targets.
Helps maintain cleanliness of area restocks vials and supplies in dispensing area.
Supervises overall work flow and accuracy of dispensing prescription in the department (this includes delegating work).
Physically inputs prescription information into pharmacy computer accurately and efficiently.
Screens prescription for appropriateness and contacts the prescriber when necessary to clarify possible allergy, contraindication, flow for pharmacy technicians.
Responsible for the final dispensing of medications to patients in an efficient and accurate manner, including required counseling on proper use of drug.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from an accredited college of Pharmacy. Pharm D. strongly preferred
MUST be a NJ Licensed Pharmacist
Minimum (2) years of retail Pharmacist experience preferred or similar experience in a hospital Ambulatory pharmacy.

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

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Meridian Health is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action and will not discriminate in the recruitment or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, marital status, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, veteran status and any other category protected by federal or state law.

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