Pharmacist - Behavioral Medicine (Sharpe Hospital)
West Virginia University
October 13, 2018
Morgantown, West Virginia
Pharmacist - Behavioral Medicine (Sharpe Hospital) 10175
The West Virginia University Department of Behavioral Medicine at Sharpe Hospital in Weston, WV is seeking applications for a Pharmacist. This position is responsible for performing professional work directing and managing the full time operation of a pharmacy at a state health facility.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Consultation, drug distribution, drug usage evaluation, adverse drug reaction assessment and monitoring
Compounding medicines and preparations as directed by physicians orders
Perform routine assays and tests to determine identity, purity and strength of drugs
Patient monitoring, and participation in the teaching and research programs.
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from an accredited school of pharmacy.
Experience in psychiatric pharmacology preferred
Knowledge, principles, and practices of professional pharmacy
Knowledge of administrative practices involved in the operation of a pharmacy
Ability to learn state rules and regulations concerning hospital operations
Ability to compound medications and preparations as directed by prescriptions and physicians
Ability to requisition, stock, and dispense drugs, biological, surgical supplies and dressings
Ability to maintain records related to pharmaceutical work
Certificate of registration as a pharmacist issued by the WV Board of Pharmacy
Must possess current license to practice pharmacy in West Virginia or be license eligible. Licensure must be completed within 90 days of hire.
About WVU At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Find out more about your opportunities as a Mountaineer at http://hr.wvu.edu/.
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Job Posting: Oct 11, 2018
Posting Classification: Non-Classified
Exemption Status: Exempt
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Internal Number: 155001
About West Virginia University
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land-grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship and offers high-quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU statewide includes campuses in Beckley, Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg and Morgantown – which has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America. WVU is an R1 Doctoral Research University (Highest Research Activity), one of only 115 nationwide. WVU offers 212 degrees throughout the 14 colleges and schools. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy and forensics. WVU researchers have helped confirm the existence of gravitational waves and uncovered diesel vehicle emissions discrepancies. Statewide, there are over 31,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide. WVU is reinventing West Virginia’s future by strengthening education, healthcare and broad-based prosperity.