Title: Pharmacist - Medical Center

Department: Pharmacy

Type: Full Time

Location: Houston, TX

Job Details:

"You can make a difference in the life of an oncology patient and find your career satisfaction by joining our team of healthcare professionals today."

 

About the Position

We are seeking a Pharmacist with experience in a supervisory role in a retail setting for the Medical Center side of Houston.

Shift Schedule:

  • Mon - Fri: 8am - 5pm

Benefits:

  • Insurances: Life, medical, dental, short term and long term disability
  • 401K
  • Free parking
  • PTO
  • Holidays 
  • Competitive salary

Responsibilities:

  • To provide leadership in the day to day development of efficient pharmacy operations and processes that provide excellence in patient care, patient safety, and adhere to all regulatory rules and requirements, and to do so exercising fiscal responsibility in terms of revenue generation and expenses.  
  • Ensure that all procedures, records, and pharmacy are in compliance with all state, federal, and industry standard requirements.
  • Dispense and distribute drugs and medicines for patients and advise them of the correct medicine, proper usage, and compliance.
  • Advise physicians and nurses on inherent dangers of drugs and the eventual side effects and assist them in prescribing the correct doses.
  • Provide clinical drug information and education to providers and staff regarding the appropriate use of pharmaceutical products and treatment regimen.
  • Collaborate with other health care professionals to plan, monitor, review and evaluate patient’s side effects and drug interactions.
  • Supervises the activities and training of pharmacy technicians.
  • Responsible for inventory and supply management, not limited to placing inventory orders, logging in new inventories, accounting and disposing of expired drugs.
  • Answers and initiates phone calls related to providing pharmaceutical care.
  • Maximizes the efficiency and productivity of the pharmacy and delivery operations.
  • Strives to achieve cost effectiveness in all areas (including purchasing/inventory control, staffing delivery services).
  • Provide management with routine updates regarding the productivity and efficiency of operations.
  • Regular business hours are Monday-Friday, 8 am-6 pm. On-call on a rotation as scheduled.
Key Competencies:
  • Excellent customer service skills and phone etiquette
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent attention to details
  • Ability to supervise technicians
  • Ability to cope with varied levels of workload and multitasking
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and changing environment
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Detail oriented and good problem solving skills
  • Self motivated and able to work independently
  • Strong Interpersonal skills.

Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Pharm.D. Degree from an accredited College/University, School of Pharmacy.
  • Current, unencumbered State license to practice as a registered pharmacist.
  • At least 3 years of experience as a registered pharmacist in a supervisory role in a retail setting
  • Understanding of medical/pharmacy terminology and be able to calculate dose, CLCR, etc.
  • Prior Authorization experience
  • Willingness to learn and positive attitude required
  • Experience with Microsoft programs 

Preferred:

  • At least 2 years of experience in Non Sterile Compounding
  • At least 1 year Managed Care/Specialty Pharmacy preferred
  • Direct Interaction with a Multidisciplinary Clinical Team
  • Bilingual preferred
  • Carepoint Guardian, OncoEMR, Centricity, Cover My Meds, Clinical Pharmacology experience
  • Experience with working in a multidisciplinary team

 About Oncology Consultants

Oncology Consultants has been a premier adult medical oncology & hematology practice in Houston, TX for over 25 years. Our healthcare team is committed to provide state of the art cancer treatment in a caring environment as we continue to expand our oncology services in the metropolitan region.

Oncology Consultants is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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