Carbondale, IL 62901

Employee Type: Full-Time

Industry: Healthcare – Pharmaceutical

Experience: Graduate with PharmD or RPh

Location: Carbondale, IL

Company: UnitedRx Serving the pharmaceutical needs of long-term care facilities and their patients

Position: Staff Pharmacist

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Determine the objectives of various departments; plan, organize, and direct general pharmacy policies and procedures
  • Responsible for the practice of pharmacy at the Nashville facility, including monitoring and staying in compliance with all State, Federal and local rules and regulations
  • Communicate and educate staff on pharmacy related issues, including, but not limited to pharmacy procedures, regulatory changes, etc
  • Serve as a primary source of information and respond to internal and external customer questions or clarifications of information
  • Maintain a good rapport with all customers and vendors, promoting a standard of outstanding customer service among yourself and your staff
  • Provide oversight and supervision of all employees
  • Review new prescriptions and evaluate patient histories
  • Provide accurate review and dosing of complex orders with pharmacokinetic calculations and TPN monitoring
  • Consult with nurses and/or physicians regarding use of medications and potential drug interactions
  • Conduct quality assurance and verify the accuracy of all prescriptions
  • Manage staff pharmacists
  • Other duties as assigned

Shift: Various Shifts Available Salary: Based on experience. Performance bonus is also available. Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Vacation, Holiday pay, Excellent work environment Requirements/Qualifications/Experience:

  • RPh or Pharm D. degree required
  • Valid IL license in good standing, surrounding states helpful.
  • Management experience
  • Self-motivated and strong leadership skills
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong sense of teamwork and team building skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a Long Term Care setting and knowledge of Framework LTC and Docutrack software systems
  • Verbal and written skills in communicating in the English language.

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