We Are Hiring
We are hiring for a Pharmacist to work in our Pharmacy Department at St. Vincent’s East in Birmingham, AL.
Why Join St. Vincent’s
In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent’s East, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.
Ascension is 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.
More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job. It’s a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community.
Strength in our People: At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace.
St. Vincent’s East Hospital Campus – Trussville, AL
St. Vincent’s East is licensed for 362 beds and is located just 20 minutes from downtown. It sits between Irondale and Trussville, AL. It is a general medical and surgical facility that offers a variety of programs and services to fit individual, corporate, and community needs. It is the second largest Ascension hospital in the Birmingham area. It is situated on a hill overlooking the beautiful community of Trussville, AL. This hospital has a suburb feel which appeals to those outlying communities that prefer not to have to drive downtown.
The St. Vincent’s Pharmacy at East offers numerous services, including filling your prescription before you leave our campus and conveniently mailing refill prescriptions directly to your home. Whether you’re in our physicians’ offices, or at our facility as an inpatient or for an outpatient surgery/procedure, our Pharmacy is here to provide all of your pharmacy needs.
Our Services include:
Free mail to home service for prescriptions
Free refill reminders
Free prescription transfers
Friendly and expert consultations and complimentary medication reviews
Rx compounding and flavoring
Free Prescription Savings Card ($4 and $10 programs, discounts on non-covered drugs)
Bedside delivery of prescriptions for inpatients and outpatient surgery/procedures through our Discharge Rx Delivery Program
What you will do:
As a Pharmacist, you will have the opportunity to assure the appropriate selection, dosing, administering, and dispensing of medication orders.
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:
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