Pharmacist

Recruiter
Maxim Healthcare Services
Location
New Haven
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 21, 2016
Closes
Sep 25, 2016
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Description:

We are looking for a Pharmacist to perform clinical and professional pharmaceutical work to ensure the safe and effective use of medications through drug utilization reviews and comprehensive clinical management services. Pharmacists will collaborate with other health care professionals to plan, monitor, and review and evaluate patient effectiveness.

Responsibilities
Prepares, fills and compounds drugs and IV orders by physicians and other authorized personnel/staff.
Reviews prescriptions to assure accuracy.
Provide information and advice regarding drug interactions.
Analyze prescribing trends to monitor patient compliance and to prevent excessive usage or harmful interactions.
Maintains narcotic inventory and records usage of all controlled substances and pharmaceuticals within the pharmacy. Properly stores biological, vaccines and serums.
May provide specialized pharmaceutical services including, but not limited to, advising physicians on issues concerning drug therapy, the inherent toxicity of drugs and their side effects, as well as assisting in the prescription of appropriate doses.
Other Pharmacist duties as assigned.

Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy from an accredited college of pharmacy required.
Current registration/licensing to practice pharmacy issued by the state.
One year of experience working as a licensed pharmacist preferred.
Current physical exam per state or Pharmacist contract regulations.
Current TB test or chest x-ray.

Benefits
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our caregivers are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer them the following benefits:
Competitive Pay & weekly paychecks
Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
401(k) savings plan
Continuous professional and clinical training
Awards and recognition programs

*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.

Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Recruiter's Name:Jennifer Balkaran

Recruiter's Title:Manager

Recruiter's Email: topics: chemist, dispensing, formulation, mail, medical center, patient care, pharmacist, pharmacy, preparation, retail