Pharmacist (Maternity Leave) in Lethbridge, Alberta

We're looking for a pharmacist to provide Maternity leave coverage near Lethbridge, Alberta as soon as possible.The relief pharmacist is responsible to provide quality pharmaceutical care and clinical services to all agencies covered by the Pharmacy. This includes the procurement, distribution and control of all drugs and related item. There will be travel involved, with potential short-medium distance overnight trips. Expenses and accommodations will be reimbursed for all travel assignments. Key duties/responsibilities of Retail pharmacist: 1. Prepares or supervises the preparation of liquid medicines, ointments, powders, tablets and other medications2. Checks prescriptions for correct dosage and for drug interactions and incompatibilities3. Compounds prescribed medicines, and packages and labels them4. Stores and preserves vaccines, serums and other drugs subject to deterioration5. Dispenses medical and surgical products as prescribed6. Records prescriptions dispensed, and the issue of poisons, narcotics and other restricted drugs7. Provides advice and information on the use and effects of medications8. Sells non-prescription drugs, sick-room supplies, toiletries, cosmetics and related commercial products9. Interpret and fill physicians? prescriptions for customers on a daily basis10. Verify all patient information before filling a prescription11. Provide medicinal consultation to customers upon filling a prescription and on OTC (over the counter) medicines as required12. Perform order entry of prescriptions into the required pharmacy database13. Contact physicians and benefits providers as necessary to process a prescription14. Complete third-party insurance forms and other paperwork15. Provide a professional and confidential environment for customers on all occasions16. Compound medications when necessary Qualifications 1. Must possess a Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacy.2. Must be registered with the Alberta College of Pharmacists in good standing.3. Proficiency with computers, and the Kroll Windows system.4. A reliable vehicle should be a requirement for this assignment. Please call George at 1-866-505-3383 ext 224 or email resume to george@coveragestrategy.comListing originally posted at

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Category:  Medical  |  Address:  Lethbridge Alberta

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