Pharmacist-Pharmacy

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/21/18
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/21/18

Job Details

CA Pharmacist License

Verity Health System offers a dynamic environment for individuals dedicated to careers in health care -- whether you seek a clinical or administrative role.  Created in December 2015, the new Verity Health System team is working to revitalize our facilities to create a more welcoming, healing environment for our patients.  We are investing in new technology to advance our delivery of safe, quality patient care.  If you welcome the challenge of re-inventing healthcare for the patients we serve at our Verity Health hospitals and through our Verity Medical Foundation, this could be the opportunity for you.  With more than 8,000 employees and physicians, Verity Health is a non-profit, non-religious health care system with 1,650 inpatient beds, six active emergency rooms and host of medical specialties including:  orthopedics, transplant surgery, cardiology, maternal/child health and wound care, among other specialties.  We are committed to the Verity Values of Caring, Respect, and Integrity, Passion and Stewardship and the goal of serving our communities for generations to come. 

Position Summary

Under the direction of the Director of Pharmacy and according to the standard policies and procedures and the State Board of Pharmacy regulations, the associate is responsible for interpreting and clarifying medication orders and prescriptions, procuring medications, compounding, dispensing, and monitoring preparation. Also responsible for record keeping and functional application of policies and procedures and direct administrative supervision of interns, technicians, clerks, assistants, and volunteers.

This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of St. Francis Medical Center. It is expected that the associate holding this position will demonstrate behaviors consistent with our core values and will comply with all required standards governing our commitment to Compassionate Care, Exemplary Service and serving our patients. The associate holding this position will support St. Francis Medical Center's strategic plan and all essential elements of Quality Improvement and Financial Stewardship.

Education/Training/Experience

Previous hospital and clinical pharmacy experience preferred

Knowledge of unit dose systems, IV admixture, chemotherapy, clinical pharmacology, pharmokinetics, and drug use evaluation required

Basic computer skills

Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred

Licenses/Certifications

Current CA Registered Pharmacist License

Physical Demand Analysis

Must continuously (66% to 100% of a work day):

  • Walking on tile floors
  • Standing

Must frequently (34% to 66% of a work day):

  • Wrist rotation and deviation
  • Waist  bending  while  standing Must occasionally (11% to 33% of a work  day):
  • Sitting and waist bending while sitting
  • Bending of the neck forward and backward
  • Twisting of the neck
  • Repetitive hand use/keyboarding
  • Climbing

•       Squatting and stooping

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