This is a part time position anticipated to work 21 hours per week.
Pharmacy provides services to the Foster Hospital for Small Animals and the Hospital for Large Animals. Services consist of providing pharmaceutical care to all hospitalized patients, as well as outpatients and any refill requests. Pharmacy oversees appropriate drug selection and use by veterinary students, interns and residents to ensure accurate patient care. Pharmacy provides drug information as needed to hospital staff, clients, referring veterinarians and pharmacists. Pharmacy enforces compliance with all state and federal drug laws and hospital policies regarding controlled drugs. Pharmacy manages drug inventory for hospitals.
Responsibilities include the daily activities necessary to provide accurate and efficient pharmaceutical services to patients and clients of the hospitals. This includes filling medication orders for all inpatients, outpatients and any refill requests. Providing drug information as needed. Monitoring inventory requirements. Compliance with all federal and state drug laws. Job oversight of pharmacy technicians as necessary.
Minimum 2 years pharmacy practice experience in a retail and/or hospital setting. BS/PharmD from an accredited pharmacy school. Pharmacy license in good standing and knowledge of Massachusetts pharmacy law. Basic computer skills. Ability to lift up to 30 lbs with or without accommodation. Ability to multi-task in a busy veterinary teaching hospital with frequent interruption.
Internship and/or residency in veterinary pharmacy. Demonstrated strong customer service skills.
Special Work Schedule Requirements:
Schedule will require weekend and evening shifts.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Grafton
Organization: Foster Hosp - Cummings-Vet
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Part-time
Job Posting: May 23, 2019, 3:20:26 PM
Internal Number: 19001391
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