1100 - TRC - Pharmacy - Pharmacist Per diem
Under the direct supervision of the
Supervising Pharmacist, provides a full range of pharmacy tasks within the
scope of services available at The Resource Center Pharmacy and as developed by
the department supervisor. Ensures the
professional and efficient delivery of pharmacy services to consumers at The
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND
to work with people. The willingness and
ability to learn and implement departmental and organizational policies and
procedures, in compliance with State and Federal regulatory agencies. Reliability, flexibility and willingness and
ability to provide 24/7 on-call support to Pharmacy, which may or may not
involve opening the Pharmacy and dispensing medications during non-business
hours. Must have excellent
organizational skills, be detail-oriented and be willing to maximize
productivity. A working knowledge of
computer systems. Must possess strong
verbal and written communication skills and enjoy working with people from
diverse socio-economic and diagnostic backgrounds. Physical condition or reasonable
accommodation(s) commensurate with the demands of the job.
Bachelors degree from an accredited
School of Pharmacy. Current New York
State Pharmacy license. Valid driver’s
license and ability to travel for work or equivalent accommodations required.
Dispenses drugs that are ordered by a
licensed practitioner, which will include: proper medication, container, label
indicating directions for administration as written or confirmed by the
ordering practitioner. May include unit
dose packaging as necessary.
Acts as liaison for customer and
community practitioners for confirmation, clarification, or renewal or drugs,
and maintains records with practitioner’s prescriptions on each customer.
Responsible for contacting
practitioners for any changes in medications due to formulary limitations with
Assists in the proper maintenance of
environmental conditions for drug storage to ensure the safe dispensation of
Assists in the continuous maintenance
of drug inventory and assists in the ordering of drugs in a timely manner.
May assist the Supervising Pharmacist
in assuring that the drug inventory is current and assists in the disposal or
return of outdated drugs as directed by the New York State Pharmacy Board.
Will provide proper customer training
to clarify directions for administration of medications as well as provide a
written overview of the usage and side effects of specific drugs.
Contributes to the customer profile
via computer for each customer receiving prescriptions from The Resource Center
Assists the Supervising Pharmacist in
the quarterly review of all ICF medication profiles as needed or assigned.
Assists the Supervising Pharmacist
with monthly MAR (Medication Administration Record) for all TRC Residential
Ensures delivery of medications to all
TRC-operated residential facilities.
Will supply emergency boxes to Primary
Care Clinic, Dental Clinics and SBHC (School-based Health Center) and replace
Provides 24/7 on-call service to
TRC-operated Residential facilities/consumers in conjunction with other licensed
pharmacist(s) on staff.
Will provide in-service training to
residential staff as requested and conduct periodic inspection of medication
storage areas to assure regulatory compliance in the absence of or as assigned
by the Supervising Pharmacist.
Provides professional supervision of
pharmacy staff in the absence of the Supervising Pharmacist, to ensure all
duties performed are accurate, within the guidelines of the State Pharmacy
Board and acceptable for third party reimbursement.
Responsible for proper implementation
of current pharmacy policies and procedures in compliance with regulations set
forth by the New York State Pharmacy Board and as developed by the Supervising
Assures daily deposit is brought to
Keeps informed of new drugs on the
market, research on side effects, drug interactions and drug recalls for
ensuring the safety of TRC Pharmacy consumers.
Performs all other related duties as
needed or assigned.
- Job Family TRC
- Pay Type Hourly
- 712 W 8th St, Jamestown, NY 14701, USA