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SUNY Upstate Medical University Pharmacist (Discharge) in Syracuse, New York

Pharmacist (Discharge)

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Employer:State of New York

Payroll Title:TH Pharmacist, NSSL3

Bargaining Unit:UUP (State University Professional Services Unit)

Salary:Commensurate with Qualifications

Work type: Full-time

Location: Syracuse

Categories: Allied Health

Job Summary:Interprets medication orders and prescriptions to ensure that they are complete, safe, rational, and compatible with institutional policy. Prepares compounds and dispenses medications for inpatient and ambulatory care use. This includes the preparation of indictable sterile products. Dispenses Pharmacy related items. Performs duties in all areas of Pharmacy to include inpatient, outpatient, ambulatory care and satellites. Provides information to health care practitioners to promote the rational use of medications. Provides drug-monitoring service. Maintains Pharmacy records by law and institutional policy. Interprets policy. Interprets policy and procedures for hospital/clinic staff. Participates in teaching programs for hospital/clinic staff. Participates in Pharmacy Departments Quality Assurance Programs. Provides active participation and oversight with transitions of care activities between the inpatient and outpatient setting. As required, coordinates pharmaceutical care in conjunction with the Upstate Outpatient Pharmacy and Specialty Pharmacy Services.

Minimum Qualifications:

B.S. in Pharmacy or Pharm.D., NYS license and registration - or eligible - required; completion of PGY1 Pharmacy residency or equivalent experience required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous hospital experience preferred.

Work Days:

8 hour weekday shifts between 8am-6pm, with weekend rotations between 9am-2pm

Message to Applicants:

Recruitment Office:Human Resources

Executive Order:Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability or other protected classes under State and Federal law.

Advertised: Aug 12 2021 Eastern Daylight Time

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