BrightSpring Health Services

PHARMACIST CONSULTANT-PRN

Job Locations US-NV-RENO
ID
2020-3812
Line of Business
PharMerica

Our Line of Business

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Overview

Accelerate your career!  We apply innovative solutions that improve patient outcomes through some of the industry’s best and brightest business professionals, innovators and clinicians.  Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Pharmacist Consultant. 

Responsibilities

  • Evaluates physician medication orders for appropriateness of drug, dosage, potential interactions, route of administration and stability. Makes recommendations for therapy changes to the physician and facility staff as appropriate.
  • Reviews the drug regimen and clinical indicators of each resident as assigned at least monthly and reports any irregularities to the Director of Nursing, Administrator and the attending physicians with a written report of findings and recommendations.
  • Documents all communication with physicians, nurses, other members of the healthcare team and patients/residents and their family members.
  • Knowledge of pharmacy laws and federal and state regulations concerning long-term care.
  • Ability to work cooperatively as a member of a team.
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical care practices for long term care residents.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited School of Pharmacy or Pharmacy Doctorate.
  • Current license required. Dual license preferred.
  • One-year experience in acute, long-term care or home health preferred.
  • Consultant or Clinical Pharmacist experience preferred.
  • IV clinical experience preferred.
  • Must be able to work weekends or outside of normal business hours when needed.
  • Ability to lift patient charts repetitively.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Good customer service skills.
  • Ability to learn and understand state and federal regulations for long-term care.
  • Understand of formulary management.

About our Line of Business

PharMerica is a full-service pharmacy solution providing value beyond medication.  PharMerica is the long-term care pharmacy services provider of choice for senior living communities, skilled nursing facilities, public health organizations and post-acute care organizations.  PharMerica is one of the nation's largest pharmacy companies.  PharMerica offers unmatched employee development, exceptional company culture, seemingly endless opportunities for advancement and the highest hiring goals in decades.  For more information about PharMerica, please visit www.pharmerica.com.  Follow us on FacebookTwitter, and LinkedIn.

Additional Job Information

Must be available to work Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00am to 5:00pm. Up to 15 hours per week.

 

Must be available to travel up to 75% of the time for business purposes.

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