Community Pharmacist Resume Samples

The primary responsibility of a Community Pharmacist is to dispense prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines and formulations. Typical work duties listed on the Community Pharmacist Resume indicate the following – collaborating with physicians to receive prescriptions, developing and maintaining with local physicians, filling prescriptions for customers, delegating tasks like pill counting to interns or pharmacy technicians; educating patients on how to use medications and efficiently answering the questions; advising customers on minor ailments and general health topics, recommending non-prescription medication, working with insurance companies and completing corresponding paperwork, and administering flu shots and other minor vaccinations.

The following skills are needed to get hired – expertise in pharmacology, a good understanding of procedures for administering shots; knowledge of EHR systems, good delegation and excellent communication skills; and strong interpersonal skills. Most resume samples highlight state licensure and a completed doctoral pharmacy program.

Community Pharmacist Resume example

Community Pharmacist Resume

Objective : Seeking a Community Pharmacist position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Product Management, Multitaking, Pharmacist.

Description :

    1. Accurately dispensed drugs to patients according to a doctor's prescription.
    2. Checked prescriptions for errors & making sure they are appropriate for patients.
    3. Measured, packaged, labeled, and recorded medications issued to patients.
    4. Instructed patients on how to use medications, possible side effects, and storage.
    5. Contacted and worked closely with other healthcare professionals.
    6. Answered questions from patients and staff about medicines.
    7. Ensured the accuracy of all prescriptions, products, and services supplied.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS


Community Pharmacist Resume

Headline : Experienced and professional, providing premium community pharmacy services and products in retail environment. Outstanding history of building and maintaining positive relations with customers and co-workers in appropriate professional and personal capacities. Able to readily and positively adapt to changes in work priorities with respect to the needs of the business and the customer.

Skills : Customer Service, Retail Pharmacy Management, MTM, Team Leader, Staff Supervisor, Inventory Management, Shrink Control, Merchandising And Promotional Sales, Department Procedures Manual, PDX Computer Expert, Patient Consultation, Client Interaction, Customer Loyalty.

Description :

    1. Developed positive, professional mannered working relationships with team members at each pharmacy location.
    2. Openly demonstrated to ancillary staff knowledge of company policies and procedures in an effort to improve workflow and efficient use of resources.
    3. Adopted the habit of taking charge of each assigned pharmacy.
    4. Maintained a highly flexible schedule and ability to adapt to unique customer and business needs.
    5. Fostered working rapport with pharmacy manager and store staff resulting in a prospering community pharmacy business.
    6. Achieved the highest possible scores in company audits.
    7. Maintained a clean and pleasant department.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Community Pharmacist Resume

Objective : Community Pharmacist experience in Kmart, Safeway and Walgreens. Patient service-oriented pharmacist with Doctor of Pharmacy degree with background in clinical pharmacology and patient medication therapy management currently licensed in Colorado Well-versed in pharmacology, dispensing, compounding and medication therapy.

Skills : Drug Safety Specialist, Pharmacology, Project Management, Argus Safety Database, Communications, Regulatory Compliance, ICH Guidelines, FDA CFR Guidelines.

Description :

    1. Filled patient prescriptions.
    2. Processed and dispensed medications.
    3. Interacted with doctors, nurses on drug utilization issues.
    4. Pharmacy inventory and warehouse order.
    5. Counseled patients on the effects, dosage, and route of administration of their drug treatments, particularly those that require complex drug therapy.
    6. Supervised and checked the work of less experienced staff.
    7. Provided advice about health issues, symptoms, and medications in response to customer inquiries Compounded creams, ointments, gels for patients in line with physicians' orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Community Pharmacist Resume

Summary : Community Pharmacist with 14 years experience providing cutting-edge pharmacy services in retail and hospital settings. A detail-oriented leader with excellent interpersonal skills with a proven success in establishing collaborative relationships with patients, medical professionals, and insurance providers. A respected professional with attention to detail dedicated to providing quality patient care and fast and accurate medication dispensing. Proficient in Sunrise XA, HBOC system, Essentris, Reflection CHCS.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Time Management, Marketing Strategy, Multi-Tasking.

Description :

    1. Dispensed 200 to 250 prescriptions daily.
    2. Consulted with physicians on appropriate dosage and drug interactions.
    3. Recommended therapeutic interchange based on insurance formulary.
    4. Counseled patient on proper medication usage and emphasized the importance of medication compliance.
    5. Communicated with physicians on possible drug-interactions, allergies, duplicate therapy, and recommendations for changes in medication.
    6. Performed DUR and counseled patients on the usage of medications, food, supplements, drug products that may interact with current medications.
    7. Supervised and checked 2 technician's preparation of prescription orders for correct entry and dosage.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS

Community Pharmacist Resume

Objective : Looking forward to joining your reputable Pharmacy Chain as a Pharmacist, where I can work in a highly motivating environment, and where my education, experience, leadership, and teamwork skills can be applied and further enhanced.

Skills : Medication Therapy Management, HIV Medication Management, Travel Vaccination/consultation, Immunization.

Description :

    1. Licensed as a Registered Pharmacist from the Florida Board of Pharmacy.
    2. Inventoried pharmacy on a quarterly and annual cycle.
    3. Recommended and assisted patients in their Over-The-Counter choices Trained and managed pharmacy personnel Met with medical representatives Assisted in managing budgets and helped the PIC keep financial records.
    4. Prepared publicity materials and displays for marketing services.
    5. Processed doctors' prescription orders quickly, quietly, and accurately.
    6. Promptly informed patients of technical complications regarding insurance problems or availability of medications, usually within the first minutes of a prescription order being placed.
    7. Helped to develop the pharmacy's electronic discharge system.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor In Pharmaceutical Sciences

Community Pharmacist Resume

Summary : Hardworking, organized, Community Pharmacist professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : Certified Immunizing Pharmacist, Authorized User Of Radiopharmaceuticals.

Description :

    1. Managed and resolved complaints.
    2. Understood and performed regulatory and organizational requirements without reminders.
    3. Maintained focus and professional demeanor in fast-paced environment.
    4. Identified opportunities for professional growth and actively participates in department educational activities.
    5. Reviewed prescriptions for accuracy.
    6. Checked for drug-drug interactions.
    7. Assessed drug-allergy concerns.
    8. Evaluated appropriateness of dosage, directions, and therapy.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              BS In Pharm.D.

              Community Pharmacist Resume

              Objective : Community Pharmacist with 2 years of experience in Acting as a resource and consultant to physicians, nurses, and patients regarding potential adverse reactions, interactions, and proper use and administration of drugs dispensed.

              Skills : Multitasking, Customer Service, Pharmacist.

              Description :

                1. Accurately dispensed pharmaceuticals in a dynamic fast-paced patient-oriented setting.
                2. Organized staff and workflow to maintain quality customer outcomes.
                3. Managed medication therapy outcomes by educating patients and medical providers about adverse effects and proper use of medications.
                4. Administered vaccinations on a daily basis and educated the public about the importance of vaccinations.
                5. Filled prescriptions, providing advice to patients about the appropriate use of medications and information about different OTC products available.
                6. Ability to solve problems and conversions, as I took extensive math courses in high school and college.
                7. Ability to greet customers in a friendly manner, uninterrupted listening and maintaining eye contact Computer skills: typing 50-60 wpm, windows excellent, PowerPoint excellent, internet excellent.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              BA In Pharm.D.

              Community Pharmacist Resume

              Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Community Pharmacist professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

              Skills : Computer Software Programs, Communication Skills, Interpersonal Skills.

              Description :

                1. Reviewed and interpreted orders for patients. Inputs all prescriptions with appropriate elements including, but not limited to, patient profiles for the presence of incompatibilities, allergies, contraindications, warnings, side-effects, interactions, or inappropriate medication utilization.
                2. Took appropriate action to resolve medication issues.
                3. Ensured adequate stock of medication and proper processing of all documents including invoices.
                4. Complied with all Federal, State, and Local rules and regulations in the dispensing of all medications and in the maintenance of required records.
                5. Communicated and interacted with all customers, including patients, employees, and family members.
                6. Stayed current with pharmacy trends and medication therapies.
                7. Provided mandatory patient counseling to facilitate appropriate drug therapy and education. 
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                2-5 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                GED

                Community Pharmacist Resume

                Objective : A patient-oriented pharmacist licensed in South Carolina. Expert inpatient counseling and medication safety with top-notched compassion and empathy skills. Develop positive relationships with customers to ensure medical safety and business growth.

                Skills : Communication Skills, Customer Service, Supervising Skills.

                Description :

                  1. Discussed all concerns regarding patient drug therapy with appropriate health care providers, utilizing all available resources and offering appropriate recommendations when indicated.
                  2. Focused on the customer as a patient and prioritizes workload to ensure customer satisfaction. 
                  3. Anticipated and responded to patient needs and ensures patient understanding and compliance through proactive counseling. 
                  4. Addressed customer concerns and complaints related to service delivery, promptly and courteously both in person and on the telephone.
                  5. Referred unresolved issues or issues outside the scope of responsibility to the Pharmacist Supervisor or Manager as appropriate.
                  6. Provided consistent, professional supervision and direction to supporting personnel
                  7. Maintained proficiency with all essential functions of the Pharmacy computer system and Point of Sale.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  2-5 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  Bachelor In Pharmaceutical Sciences

                  Community Pharmacist Resume

                  Objective : Actively resolving issues identified with daily operations and work with other departments to solve service-related issues when identified, Providing oversight so that day to day pharmacy operations meet regulatory and accreditation agencies (Joint Commission, Department of Health, and Board of Pharmacy) requirements.

                  Skills : Communication Skills, Patient Care, Customer Service.

                  Description :

                    1. Maintained a thorough understanding and ensures compliance with all regulatory and departmental policy and procedures.
                    2. Kept current with third party billing practices and resolve issues.
                    3. Completed all cash and accounting reports as required.
                    4. Maintained a working knowledge of 340B regulations.
                    5. Maintained a working knowledge of all pharmacy equipment.
                    6. Understood, performed, and is compliant with all pharmacist steps in the Medication Use Process.
                    7. Understood and is compliant with implemented USP Chapter 797 regulations; including supervising the IV room activity when it is their scheduled role for the shift to ensure patient safety.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            2-5 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            G.E.D