Job opening: Pharmacist (Hospital Immunization Coordinator)
Salary: $113 759 - 135 089 per year
Published at: Sep 21 2023
Employment Type: Full-time
This permanent Clinical Pharmacist (Hospital Immunization Coordinator) position is located in the Pharmacy Department at the Whiteriver Service Unit in Whiteriver, Arizona. The incumbent will provide pharmaceutical care for acute patients and serve as the immunization coordinator, perform community outreach, perform extensive coordination and scheduling with other pharmacy officers. This position is supervised by the Director of Pharmacy Outreach.
**This position is being re-advertised to solicit additional applications. Applicants who applied previously need not reapply unless submitting updated and/or missing information.
Responsible for proper interpretation and dispensing of prescribed products including the review of labeling for directions for use and precautions as necessary to assure proper protection of prescribed products to the patient.
Provide specialized services to assist patients with managing conditions such as diabetes, asthma, high blood pressure and other chronic illness.
Provide information and advice about drug therapy and usage, drug interactions, side effects, dosage, and proper medication storage.
Maintain records such as pharmacy files, patient records, inventories, and control records for narcotics or controlled drugs.
Compound and dispense medications as prescribed by physicians, dentists, and other licensed practitioners by calculating, weighing, measuring, and mixing ingredients.
May serve as a pharmacy consultant and advisor to such groups as the therapeutic agents committee, the hospital research committee, and the infection control committee.
To qualify for this position, your resume must state sufficient experience and/or education, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are applying.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.
BASIC REQUIREMENT(S): All pharmacists must meet the following three basic requirements:
Degree: A doctoral degree in Pharmacy that is recognized by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) or an accrediting body recongnized by the U.S. Department of Education at the time the degree was obtained.
Licensure: Applicants must be license to practice pharmacy in a State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.
Medical Requirement: Must be able to distinguish basic colors.In addition, to the Basic Requirements, you must also meet the Minimum Qualifications stated below.
In addition to meeting the Basic Qualifications, applicants must also meet the Minimum Qualifications below-
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:, GS-0660-12:
Your resume must demonstrate at least one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following type of work and/or tasks: Examples include: Collaborate with physicians to discuss potential incompatibility issues with patient prescriptions; maintain accurate inventory of medications; design drug treatment plans; monitor and assure proper drug therapy; provide clinical teaching activities; advise for potential effects of new drugs, by investigating and evaluating the status of drugs which do not yet have approval for general use; provide direct patient care in pharmacy based clinics; provide formal and informal education and in-services to medical staff, pharmacy, and nursing staff; provide education to patients and their families about medications, common disease states and information on health promotion; Immunize and educate out in the field at various off site locations; Participates in ongoing quality assurance and performance improvement activities.
You must meet all qualification requirements within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement.
This position has an education requirement. You are strongly encouraged to submit a copy of your transcripts or a list of your courses including titles, credit hours completed, and grades. Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in the application package. Official transcripts will be required from all selectees prior to receiving an official offer.
Only attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education may be credited. Applicants can verify accreditation at the following website: https://www.ed.gov/accreditation
If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education. For further information, visit http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html
- Address White River Service Unit
PO Box 860
White River, AZ 85941
- Name: Debbie Standing
- Email: [email protected]