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AdventHealth Retail Pharmacist PRN in Merriam, Kansas


Pharmacist AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74 th Street, Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962

  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:


You Will Be Responsible For:


  • Demonstrate willingness to take on additional responsibility of training Pharmacy students

  • Provide patient education commiserate with patients’ learning assessment level

  • Appropriately answer routine drug information questions that are received. Take into consideration the requestors’ educational and professional background when formulating a response

  • Conduct self in a manner that consistently displays politeness, attentiveness and professionalism

  • Provide sufficient information and documentation to colleagues about specific medications or patient care issues

  • Adhere to the hospitals absenteeism and tardiness guidelines. Report to work on time so that others are not unnecessarily burdened

  • Consistently report errors or deviations from patients’ plan of medical care to the Director

  • Assure that a complete review of patient specific parameters is conducted prior to initiating a new medication

  • Complete required inventories of controlled and non-controlled medications

  • Regularly seek customer feedback on performance of Pharmacy. Act on suggestions for improvement

  • Participate in or arrange for participation in various community health activities organized by the hospital

  • Consistently report all medication errors and adverse drug reactions using the hospitals official reporting mechanism

  • Demonstrate a commitment to the profession and the quality of care provided by the department by participating in professional organizations, professional seminars or maintaining advanced certification

  • Keep cost of pharmaceuticals within budget

  • Champion ideas to help improve services and bottom line of Pharmacy

  • Consider cost and convenience to customers when filling prescriptions by ensuring adequate volume of medication in inventory at Pharmacy

  • Performs other duties as assigned


What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy, Doctor of Pharmacy, or other advanced pharmacy degree

  • 1 year of experience

  • Applicable State Pharmacy License

Job Summary:

The Retail Pharmacist is the medication expert, with activities primarily involving the provision of pharmaceutical care to the public. The Retail Pharmacist performs and/or oversees all accountabilities associated with compounding and dispensing medications as well as for providing patient specific information on side effects, interactions and expected benefits of the medications dispensed.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Pharmacy

Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Req ID: 21030306

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.