Hospital Pharmacist - Casual Pool

  • Location: Grants, NM
  • Posted: Aug 23, 2019

Job Description

Cibola General Hospital is seeking a Casual Pool Hospital Pharmacist to join our team of compassionate caregivers.

As a pharmacist, you will dispense drugs, provide information to patients about medications and their use, and advise health practitioners on drug dosage and selection. You will work with patients to reduce their symptoms and get the best possible results from both over-the-counter and prescribed medications. We are seeking a relief pharmacist to cover vacations, open shifts, etc.

Pharmacist Job Duties and Responsibilities
Dispense drugs prescribed by physicians and other health practitioners
Check for order accuracy on medicine type, dosage, and correct packaging/ labels on all new and refill orders
Educate patients on drug side-effects and correct dosage, including frequency of use, time of day, and any possible food or drug interactions
Follow all applicable local, state, and federal health law (FDA and DEA regulations, HIPAA guidelines)
Answer questions and interpret symptoms of non-prescription customers; advise them on possible solutions
Ensure effective non-prescription treatment through over-the-counter oral medications and/or topical ointments
Check drug stock frequently and ensure drugs are up to date, removing any damaged or expired items
Maintain patient information and records
Participate in continued learning (conferences, professional societies, reading and reviewing professional journals etc.)

Pharmacist Job Requirements and Qualifications
PharmD or RPh from an accredited school
Current and valid license to practice
Understanding of DEA and FDA health regulations
Responsible, detail-oriented person of upstanding integrity
Be able to handle a large work load while still working efficiently and accurately
High attention to detail and accuracy
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Personable and well-spoken with great customer service

Cibola General Hospital

1016 E. Roosevelt Ave
Grants, NM 87020

Phone: (505) 287-5306



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