Retail Staff Pharmacist

  • Location: Lenoir, NC

  • Posted: Mar 1, 2017

Job Description

Job Summary:
Dispense medications to both hospitalized patients and for outpatient prescriptions. Dispenses IV fluids with additives to inpatients. Supervises technical personnel in the dispensing functions. Serves as a clinical resource to the medical and hospital staff regarding drugs.

Job Relationships:
Responsible to: Director of Pharmacy
Positions directly supervised: Pharmacy Technicians

Essential Job Functions:
Dispenses medications ordered by physicians. Compounds and prepares ordered pharmaceutical preparations. Contacts and confers with physicians if there are any questions or irregularities regarding medication orders. Mixes irrigating solutions, IV additive solutions, and TAN solutions as required using aseptic technique with a laminar air-flow hood. Maintains patient profiles on pharmacy computer system. Fills and checks medication carts when required. Completes and revises patient charges.

Supervises in maintaining appropriate inventory levels. Fills outpatient prescriptions when required. Consults with physicians and nursing staff concerning availability, form, side effects, and incompatibilities of currently available drugs. Maintains inventory and records of controlled drugs. Participates in quality improvement and drug usage evaluation activities. Assists in Patient Chargeable Equipment managing, including distribution and charging. Demonstrates ability to identify and address the needs of different patient age groups and the ability to effectively communicate with these patients.


Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacy.

Current license in North Carolina.

Prefer 2 years hospital and retail experience.

Must have computer and guest relations skills.


Salary Information

Depending on Experience

Contact Information

Email Tracy Enloe for employment application


Employment Type


Schedule Information

Hours: Varies

Schedule: Varies

Caldwell UNC Health Care

PO Box 1890
321 Mulberry St
Lenoir, NC 28645

Opened: 1951

Phone: (828) 757-5541


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