Los Angeles, CA
Date Posted: May 17, 2018
Job Type: Temporary
Job ID: 95647
Rx relief is among the nation’s leading specialty pharmacist placement firms and is seeking a Director of Pharmacy in the Los Angeles, CA area.
As a Pharmacy Director, you will review prescriptions to assure accuracy, to ascertain the needed ingredients, and to evaluate their suitability and act as manager of the inpatient acute pharmacist team.
Additional responsibilities of the Pharmacy Director include:
Providing information and advice regarding drug interactions, side effects, dosage, and proper profiles and files, charge system files, inventories, control records for radioactive nuclei, or registries of poisons, narcotics, or controlled drugs
Compounding and dispensing medications as prescribed by doctors and dentists, by calculating, weighing, measuring, and mixing ingredients, or oversee these activities
Planning, implementing, or maintaining procedures for mixing, packaging, or labeling pharmaceuticals, according to policy and legal requirements, to ensure quality, security, and proper disposal
Teaching pharmacy students serving as interns in preparation for their graduation or licensure
Advising customers on the selection of medication brands, medical equipment, or healthcare suppliesmedication storage
Assessing the identity, strength, or purity of medications
Maintaining records, such as patient
As a Pharmacy Director you must have proven experience with inpatient acute care in a hospital setting in a manager role.
Additional requirements of the Pharmacy Director include:
3-5 years of management experience
Experience in managing 30 full time employees
Experience in acute care
Clean and active California Pharmacist License