PHARMACIST (PRN) - Retail Setting
Company: Northwest Texas Healthcare System
Posted on: January 16, 2020
Location AMARILLO, TX 79106 US (Primary) Career Area Professional
Category Pharmacy Job Description Northwest is a 495 bed system
serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer
the ideal combination of traditional values and the most advanced
technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city
living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of
Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality
educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work.
POSITION SUMMARY: Pharmacist provides comprehensive pharmaceutical
care through integrated drug distribution, patient counseling and
teaching. Pharmacists fill orders for medications, monitor patient
s drug therapies, and provide drug information. Pharmacist
supervises and directs supportive staff. In the absence of Pharmacy
Management, a Pharmacist may be required to assume the essential
responsibilities and perform the duties of the Director of
Northwest Texas Healthcare System is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected
Veteran status. DISCLAIMER Northwest Texas Healthcare System, a
subsidiary of UHS, is not accepting unsolicited assistance from
search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone
calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any
employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or
method without a valid written search agreement in place for this
position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be
paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the
referral or through other means. Job Requirements JOB TITLE:
Pharmacist Physical and Sensory Requirements: 1. Ability to read
and write in English 2. Ability to speak and hear, to allow
discussions with employees and peers. 3. Ability to cope with and
remain calm under stress 4. Ability to respond to pages 5. Ability
to evaluate and interpret information and make independent
decisions 6. Bending and lifting (25 lbs), grasping, fine hand
coordination, pushing and pulling. 7. Ability to work independently
and handle stress appropriately. Ability to work cooperatively with
hospital and pharmacy staff. Ability to handle frequent
interruptions and adapt to changes in workload and work schedule.
Ability to set priorities, make critical decisions and respond
quickly to emergency requests. 8. Potential exposure to agents and
toxic chemicals MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT, AND WORK AIDS USED: 1.
Service Specific Software packages 2. Calculator 3. Paging system
4. Personal Computer 5. Various software packages for e-mail, word
processing, spreadsheets, and database 6. Facsimile Machine 7.
Copier 8. Various Pharmacy systems for medication dispensing (i.e.
Pyxis, C-II Safe, POMS, Renlar, etc.) EDUCATION, TRAINING,
EXPERIENCE AND LICENSES/REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED: 1. Licensed by the
Texas State Board of Pharmacy, or eligible for Texas licensure, to
be completed within 120 days of hire. 2. 0-2 years experience in
pharmacy services; hospital pharmacy experience preferred. 3.
Demonstrates high level of organizational skills 4. Demonstrates
independent functioning 5. CPR Certification within 60 days of
hire; PALS Certification is recommended for those that work in the
Pediatric Pharmacy Satellite; ACLS Certification is recommended for
those that work in Adult Critical Care Pharmacy Satellite.
Keywords: Northwest Texas Healthcare System, Amarillo , PHARMACIST (PRN) - Retail Setting, Healthcare , Amarillo, Texas
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