Description: How have you impacted someone?s life today? At
Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on
changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level
of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and
occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home
care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you
to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your
career all within New Jersey?s premier healthcare system.
The Staff Pharmacist III is responsible for the dispensing and
monitoring of medication therapy in accordance with all applicable
regulations and standards.
***This is a night shift (overnight) position.
Responsibilties: A day in the life of a Staff Pharmacist III at
Hackensack Meridian Health includes:
Complies with all state and federal regulations and Medical
Center policies and procedures relating to drug dispensing,
including appropriate handling of drug products, adherence to
security procedures, and completion of necessary documentation.
This includes appropriate control and dispensing of controlled
dangerous substances and investigational drugs.
Reviews and dispenses medication orders and clarifies any and
all potential problems with orders.
Monitors patient drug therapy regimens for allergies, drug-drug
interactions, drug-food interactions, and potential adverse
Prepares admixtures using aseptic technique (e.g., IV solutions,
Performs assigned unit inspections to assure proper maintenance
and storage of medication supplies, including emergency drug
Oversees activities of ancillary personnel (Pharmacy Technicians
Employs principles of safe medication practice as dictated by
departmental and organizational policies and procedures.
Identifies the needs of the patient population served and
modifies and delivers care that is specific to those needs (i.e.,
age, culture, language, hearing and/or visually impaired, etc.)
This process includes communicating with the patient, parent and/or
primary caregiver(s) at their level (developing/age, educational,
Adheres to the standards identified in the Medical Center's
Qualifications: Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Graduate of an APCE accredited school of pharmacy, or
equivalent, with a minimum of a BS degree in Pharmacy.
Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:
1-2 years of hospital pharmacy experience.
Knowledge of unit dose dispensing and principles of aseptic
technique and related computer applications.
Licenses and Certifications Required:
NJ Licensed Registered Pharmacist.
If you feel the above description speaks directly to your
strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!