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Atlantic Health System Pharmacist, Pharmacy Department in Summit, New Jersey


Atlantic Health System is currently seeking a Full-time Oncology Pharmacist at Overlook Medical Center to work days.


Essential Functions:

Job-Specific Responsibilities:

  • Reviews and monitors patient plans (therapy and treatment) for appropriateness based on current clinical and institutional guidelines as well as patient-specific criteria

  • Identifies treatment issues and medication misuse

  • Assesses all medication orders to ensure they meet established standards and practice guidelines of AHS Cancer Center

  • Advises clinicians on drug selection based on current clinical guidelines to optimize drug therapy

  • Adheres to safety requirements in the handling and preparation of chemotherapy and other hazardous agents according to current guidelines (USP 797, ASHP, NIOSH)

  • Participates in education activities and answers drug information questions

  • Participates in the training, education and mentoring of other pharmacists and technicians and precepting of pharmacy students and pharmacy residents

  • Participates in quality, safety and other project work related to oncology service in the outpatient infusion setting

  • The candidate will be responsible to work on weekend and work at one of the off-site locations on a rotational basis



  • Graduation from an accredited school of pharmacy .

    Qualifications / Requirements/Licensure

  • NJ Board of Pharmacy Pharmacist License.

  • Must have minimum of 2 years hospital experience with sterile compounding.

  • Oncology experience preferred

  • Board Certified Oncology Pharmacist (BCOP) and/or Board Certified Sterile Compounding Pharmacist (BCSCP) preferred

  • Candidate will be required to work some weekend shift(s).

About Us

Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 13th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

EEO Statement

Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and therefore abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, or veteran status.

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Job Location(s)US-NJ-Summit

Position Type Full-Time

Shift Days

Category Professional

Department 03777000-PHARMACY

FacilityOverlook Medical Center