PRN Staff Pharmacist

This is a PRN/As Needed Pharmacist position. This position will be covering vacation time, sick time, and 1-2 weekends per month. Hours needed will vary based on your availability, 7a-3:30p, or 8a-4:30p Monday through Friday. Weekends 7:30a-11:30a, and Sunday 1pm-5pm.

The Pharmacy managed by Cardinal Health, is located within the Meridian Alliance Health Center.

With over 45 years of experience in helping hundreds of hospital and outpatient pharmacies, we provide access to best practice strategies and tactics to control costs, improve workflow and enhance safety.  Cardinal Health Innovative Delivery Solutions is one of the largest employers of acute-care pharmacist in the United States.  Cardinal Health is the employer of choice for pharmacists because we offer a variety of career opportunities in pharmacy leadership, clinical specialties, remote order entry, business management, medication therapy management and more. 

What is expected of you and others at this level:

  • Applies working knowledge in the application of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks
  • Identifies possible solutions to a variety of technical problems and takes actions to resolve
  • Applies judgment within defined parameters
  • Work reviewed for sound reasoning and accuracy
  • Ability to work an occasional Sat or Sun on a monthly basis

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the day-to-day pharmaceutical care and management of patients
  • Interacts with health care providers and prescribers involved with the patient
  • Review prescriptions prior to dispensing and verify all questionable prescriptions
  • Ensure appropriate storage of products in the facility and compliance with all laws, regulations, and accrediting agencies standards
  • Maintain the required number of continuing education credits to maintain credentials as required by each state license
  • Assist ancillary personnel with purchasing, inventory control and other duties
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in pharmacy required, PharmD preferred
  • 3+ years related pharmacy experience preferred
  • Currently licensed to practice pharmacy in State of opening or eligible to reciprocate
  • In-patient hospital pharmacy experience is strongly preferred
  • Ability to hear, write, and speak clearly in order to communicate with customers and health care professionals
  • Manual dexterity required for occasional reach, lifting and holding of small objects.
  • Flexibility to work various shifts or overtime as needed.
  • Computer savvy to learn and perform successful operation of multiple pharmacy information systems.
  • Ability to work weekends or be in a weekend rotation.
  • Ability to work on call or be in an on call rotation.
  • Ability to work holidays or be in a holiday rotation.   

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies working knowledge in the application of concepts, principles and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks
  • Works on projects of moderate scope and complexity
  • Identifies possible solutions to a variety of technical problems and takes action to resolve
  • Applies judgment within defined parameters
  • Receives general guidance and may receive more detailed instruction on new projects
  • Work reviewed for sound reasoning and accuracy

Pay rate: $48.70 – $69.60 per hour

Bonus eligible: No

Benefits: Paid time off in compliance with applicable laws

Application window anticipated to close: 07/29/2024 *if interested in opportunity, please submit application as soon as possible.

The hourly range listed is an estimate. Pay at Cardinal Health is determined by multiple factors including, but not limited to, a candidate’s geographical location, relevant education, experience and skills and an evaluation of internal pay equity.

Candidates who are back-to-work, people with disabilities, without a college degree, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Cardinal Health supports an inclusive workplace that values diversity of thought, experience and background. We celebrate the power of our differences to create better solutions for our customers by ensuring employees can be their authentic selves each day. Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.