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Pharmerica Logistic Services LLC PHARMACIST in Uniondale, New York

PHARMACIST

Job Locations

US-NY-UNIONDALE

ID
2021-30505

Position Type
Full-Time

Line of Business
PharMerica

Our Company

Overview

Our Pharmacy group focuses on providing exceptional customer service and
meeting the pharmacy needs for hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals,
long-term acute care hospitals, and other specialized care centers
nationwide. If your passion is service excellence and top-quality care
come join our team and apply today!

Responsibilities

Evaluates physician medication orders for appropriateness of drug,
dosage, potential interactions, and route of administration. Makes
recommendations for therapy changes to the physician and facility staff
as appropriate
Maintains patient/resident database to include appropriate current and
past medical history, appropriate clinical and laboratory data, and
concurrent medication (including over-the-counter and home remedies)
Ensures that appropriate laboratory tests for monitoring certain
high-risk conditions are ordered, evaluated and discussed with
appropriate members of the healthcare team
Collaborates with the healthcare team to provide clinical and technical
support as needed
Documents all communication with physicians, nurses, other members of
the healthcare team and patients/residents and their family members in
the medical record
Implements policies and procedures for the safe procurement, storage,
distribution and use of drugs and biologicals, as well as disposal of
drugs
Obtains, as necessary, and maintains all required documentation in
accordance with federal and state regulatory agencies and policy
Informs the Pharmacy Manager of medication related errors
Assists facility/agency staff personnel with procedures relating to safe
and effective methods of procuring, maintaining, administering and
disposing of drugs
Performs other tasks as assigned

Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy; Pharm D preferred
One year experience in long-term care
Licenses/Certifications: As required by government regulations and
business needs
Detail oriented; goal oriented, team player, oral communication

About our Line of Business

PharMerica is a full-service pharmacy solution providing value beyond
medication. PharMerica is the long-term care pharmacy services provider
of choice for senior living communities, skilled nursing facilities,
public health organizations and post-acute care organizations.
PharMerica isone of the nation'slargest pharmacy companies. PharMerica
offers unmatched employee development, exceptional company culture,
seemingly endless opportunities for advancement and the highest hiring
goals in decades. For more information about PharMerica, please
visitwww.pharmerica.com. Follow us onFacebook,Twitter, and LinkedIn.

Additional Job Information

Overnight Shift
M-F, 10:30pm to 7:00am

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