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Pharmacist - Retail Pharmacy PRN

We Are Hiring

Pharmacist - Retail Pharmacy 001 - PRN, Day - Providence Hospital DC - Washington, DC

Operating Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00AM-5:30PM

Why Join Ascension?

Based in the District of Columbia, Providence operates primary care services, geriatrics including skilled nursing care at Carroll Manor, outpatient behavioral health, care coordination for Medicaid beneficiaries through the My Health GPS program, a working retail pharmacy and access to free medications to those who need it most. Providence, which has served the District of Columbia for more than 150 years, is transforming to a new healthcare delivery model that re-envisions the delivery of care to meet the community's health needs and how to best contribute to building healthier communities.

Providence is a part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Providence Hospital-DC, you will have the opportunity to assures the appropriate selection, dosing, administering, and dispensing of medication orders.

Responsibilities:

  • Reviews and assesses medication orders to identify, prevent and resolve potential and actual drug related problems. Recommends formulary alternatives when appropriate.
  • Compounds and dispenses medications for accurate delivery to patients.
  • Provides drug information and education to medical staff and patients.
  • Communicates with physicians and other clinicians as necessary to facilitate care.
  • Oversees technical personnel who assist in the preparation, maintenance, and dispensing of medications and supplies. Assists with academic functions such as serving as a preceptor for pharmacy students. May float to provide coverage of pharmacy needs.
  • Provides patient counseling efficiently and effectively when required.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Pharmacist - DC licensed pharmacist and immunizer

Education and Work Experience:

  • Diploma Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy or Doctorate of Pharmacy required Pharmacy residency preferred
  • Two years retail experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.
 
 
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E-Verify Statement

Providence Hospital a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site) 

Job ID: 368660
Category: Pharmacy Services
Facility: DCWAS Providence Hosp
Ministry: Providence Health System, DC
Location: Washington, DC

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