Pharmacist (Long Term Care)

Freemansburg, PA 18017

Posted: 04/24/2024 Category: Pharmacy Job Number: EIVY112

Job Description

A-Line Staffing is now hiring Pharmacists in Bethlehem, PA (ONSITE). The Pharmacist would be working for a Fortune 500 company and has career growth potential. This would be full time / 40+ hours per week.

If you are interested in this Pharmacist position, please contact Elizabeth at eivy@alinestaffing.com

Pharmacist Compensation

  • The pay for this position is $60 per hour
  • Benefits are available to full-time employees after 90 days of employment
  • A 401(k) with a company match is available for full-time employees with 1 year of service on our eligibility dates

Pharmacist Highlights

  • This position is in a closed-door, long-term care pharmacy
  • This position is a contract assignment with potential to hire on permanently based upon attendance, performance, and business needs
  • The required availability for this position is:
    • 1pm-11pm with some weekends
      • OR
    • 11am-7pm with some weekends

Pharmacist 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

Pharmacist Requirements

  • Active Pharmacy license for the state of Pennsylvania
  • Bachelors in Pharmacy or PharmD; PharmD most preferred
  • 1+ years’ experience as a pharmacist
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Attendance is mandatory for the first 90 days

Pharmacist Preferred Qualifications

  • Any experience in a long-term care pharmacy preferred

If you think this Pharmacist position is a good fit for you, please reach out to me - feel free to e-mail, or apply to this posting!

 

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