Pharmacist (Long Term Care)

Portland, ME 04103

Posted: 04/24/2024 Category: Pharmacy Job Number: Smanzella134902

Job Description

A-Line Staffing is now hiring Pharmacist in Portland, ME 04103. The Pharmacist would be working for a closed-door, long-term care pharmaceutical services provider and has career growth potential. This would be full time / 40+ hours per week.

If interested apply to this posting for immediate consideration with Silvana at A-Line Staffing

Pharmacist Compensation

  • The pay for this position is $60 per hour, paid biweekly
  • 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

  • The required availability for this position is: 2nd and 3rd shift
    • Need (1) Pharmacist to work 11am-7pm and (2) to work 8pm-7am 7on/7off

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

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy; Pharm D preferred
  • One year experience in long-term care
  • Licenses/Certifications: As required by government regulations and business needs
  • Detail oriented; goal oriented, team player, oral communication

 

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

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