Pharmacist

Less than 5 years experience  •  Healthcare IT

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/24/17
La Crosse, WI
Less than 5 years experience
Healthcare IT
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/24/17

The Pharmacist provides pharmaceutical care for our patients. Works with and supervises all manufacturing and compounding in the pharmacy.

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepares and/or maintains written control over medication dispensing and manufacturing. Understands and uses pharmacy reference material for drug information. Maintains adequate inventory of pharmaceuticals and other supplies.
  • Interprets, clarifies, and evaluates appropriateness of medication orders for physicians and others credentialed or privileged to prescribe medication.
  • Is competent in providing care to all age categories of patients served, modifying drug therapy as appropriate for the neonatal, pediatric, adult, and elderly populations.
  • Understands the functionality available within the pharmacy computer system and is competent in applying appropriately.
  • Participates in the drug education of others both inside and outside the department. Participates in continuing education programs as required by state law.
  • Adequately oversees the pharmacy operations, maintaining an atmosphere of professionalism and efficiency for completion of the tasks at hand with the technician, intern, and ancillary staff.
  • Works with other healthcare providers and relevant policy-making and ad-hoc committees to establish cost management programs that improve drug therapy outcomes (efficacy, safety, cost effectiveness) and overall quality of patient care.

  • Performs other job-related responsibilities as requested.

Scope of the Job Age Specific Population Served Pediatric (1 - 12 years)
Adolescent (13 - 17 years)
Adult (18 - 64 years)
Geriatric (65 years & older)
Infant (less than 1 year)
OSHA Category Category II - Some (but not all) employees in this job title may have a reasonably anticipated risk of occupational exposure to blood and/or other potentially infectious materials, usually by location or specific departments. Position Qualifications Education and Experience: Required Bachelor's degree in  Pharmacy from an accredited School of Pharmacy 
Desired  

Work Experience: Required 1 year ambulatory pharmaceutical experience Desired   Skills: Required Ability to... Computer Systems/Software/Applications operate computer Communication effectively communicate in technical and lay language Communication communicate with ease on a professional level General - All Positions have professional attitude in regard to motivation, cooperation, flexibility, confidentiality, ethics and personal development General - All Positions work cooperatively with a wide variety of people Reasoning/Decision Making be professional, honest and have personal integrity Reasoning/Decision Making develop new skills and keep abreast of new knowledge Desired Ability to... License and Certifications Required Pharmacist - Wisconsin (PHARMACIST)  
Desired

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