Staff Pharmacist Resume Samples

The Staff Pharmacist job description includes providing general healthcare advice and supplying prescribed and non-prescribed medicines to the public. The list of duties found on the Staff Pharmacist Resume include – dispensing medications as per the prescription, providing refills to patients as per the prescription, monitoring inventory status, informing patients about medication usage, completing medication profiles in databases, providing direction and training to junior pharmacists, supervising pharmacy technicians, working in accordance with pharmacy laws; and marketing services if needed.

Key skills that will highlight a resume include some or all of these – pharmacological knowledge and experience, expert understanding of Medicare and Medicaid process, experience in medication compounding, an in-depth knowledge of drug therapy and pharmacokinetics; and the ability to take appropriate actions during emergencies. A Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy is required to work as a Staff Pharmacist.

Senior Staff Pharmacist Resume

Summary : Skilled Senior Staff Pharmacist seeking to expand my knowledge in the field by becoming a member of your prestigious facility. Over ten plus years of leadership experience in the management of pharmacy operations as Pharmacist In Charge. Proficient in the areas of pharmacology, therapeutics and disease state management. Extensive pharmacy benefits management claims processing experience. Knowledgeable in the areas of healthcare policy, regulatory compliance, quality assurance, and 340B. Effectively builds strong relationships with other members of a healthcare team to produce optimal patient outcomes. Self-driven to work strategically towards organizational goals and objectives.

Skills : Medication Therapy Management, Patient Education, Clinical Pharmacy, Team Building, Team Management, Creative Direction, Immunization, Leadership, Specialty Therapy Management

Description :

  • Evaluating physician medication orders for appropriateness of drug, dosage, potential interactions, route of administration and stability.
  • Making recommendations for therapy changes to the physician and facility staff as appropriate.
  • Working with patient medical information to conduct drug utilization review on all prescriptions and reviewing clinical edits to ensure there is no adverse drug interaction.
  • Maintaining patient/resident database to include appropriate current and past medical history, appropriate clinical and laboratory data, and concurrent medication (including over-the-counter and home remedies).
  • Working with appropriate pharmacy technician in reconciling controlled substances logs with inventory on hand and prescriptions dispensed to comply with state and federal regulations.
  • Working with Chief RPH to ensure that implementation of cost containment strategies (pre-pack, front-end process, cycle-fill, etc.) occurs on all dispensing and procurement activities.
  • Providing clinical expertise by responding to drug-related questions and concerns initiated by internal (technicians, other staff members) and external (directors of nursing, administrators) customers.
  • Collaborating with the healthcare team to provide clinical and technical support as needed.
  • Documenting all communication with physicians, nurses, other members of the healthcare team and patients/residents and their family members in the medical record.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Doctor Of Pharmacy


Clinical Staff Pharmacist Resume

Summary : Clinical Staff Pharmacist licensed with PharmD degree and twenty-six years providing top-notch pharmacy services in a retail setting. Dedicated to providing the highest quality patient care possible. Registered Pharmacist with comprehensive experience in clinical therapeutics and pharmacy management. Recognized for patient counseling, monitoring, and drug consults. An articulate communicator who collaborates effectively with medical professionals, pharmacy colleagues, and patients alike. Seeking a staff pharmacist opportunity within a hospital or long-term care settings. Education, Training & Licensure.

Skills : MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, MacIntosh, Ovid, Medline, Micromedex, Clinical Pharmacology, HMS, Medics, Meditech, Iatric, Omnicell

Description :

  • Provided critical information and advice to customers regarding possible drug interactions, side effects, dosage, and proper medication storage.
  • Oversaw the pharmacy technicians' drug preparation and distribution activities to provide safe, efficient care for patients.
  • Interpreted and evaluated the validity and safety of medication orders and prescriptions.
  • Successfully assisted customers with medical issues and provided valuable healthcare counseling.
  • Proficiently processed and dispensed written, oral and electronic prescriptions.
  • Conducted drug utilization reviews, drug interventions, and therapy management.
  • Extended patient engagement with extra counseling and follow-up adherence calls.
  • Managed pharmacy inventory through proper medication ordering, returns, and inter-store transfers.
  • Proficiently processed and dispensed written, oral and electronic prescriptions.
  • Safely administered immunizations travel medicine, medication therapy management, and other specialty programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Pharm.D


Consultant And Staff Pharmacist Resume

Summary : Licensed Consultant And Staff Pharmacist 22 years of experience. Provides timely and accurate medication dispensing, as well as outstanding counseling services, and clinical monitoring of patient medication profiles.

Skills : Bilingual: English And Arabic. Customer Relations. Inventory Control. Patient Counseling. Staff Supervision. MS Office, Pharmacy, Customer Service, Drug Information

Description :

  • Managing pharmacy staff in fulfilling approximately 250 prescriptions daily.
  • Consulting with physicians and patients with regard to medication dosage, drug interactions, disease management and potential side effects of prescription and otc medications.
  • Dispensing and compounding prescriptions, and maintaining accurate patient records, dosing information and directions for use.
  • Interacting with HMOs and other insurance providers concerning billing/reimbursement issues.
  • Providing immunizations and vaccine information, as well as screening for blood pressure, cholesterol, a1c, glucose, and biometrics.
  • Ensuring compliance with good faith dispensing practices and assisting the dean in monitoring the use of controlled medications to help guard patient safety and deter illegal use of prescription medications.
  • Truly listening to patients and following up on details to help them manage their medications.
  • Serving as a liaison between patient and physician to resolve issues with medication regimen and insurance conflicts.
  • Ensuring fast accurate service for the patients and always making their safety the top priority.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BS in Pharmacy

Floater/Staff Pharmacist Resume

Summary : Respected leader, able to train and manage diverse teams to deliver peak performance. Dedicated to providing quality patient care and fast and accurate medication dispensing and pharmaceutical expertise.

Skills : Pharmacy, Customer Service, Drug Information, Microsoft Word And Internet, Third Party Billing/rejects, Medication Therapy Management

Description :

  • Responsibilities include providing pharmaceutical care through involvement in direct patient care, operational and educational activities.
  • Monitoring drug therapy of patients through routine evaluation of the patient's drug regimen, medical problems, laboratory data, and special procedures.
  • Participating in the management of acute and chronic disease states, medical emergencies, and adverse drug reactions.
  • Communicating relevant findings and recommendations to other health care practitioners.
  • Providing medical and nursing staffs with information regarding appropriate cost-effective drug therapy and drug administration.
  • Providing drug information and educational programs to the medical and nursing staffs, other health care practitioners, and pharmacy staff.
  • Dispensing and compounding prescriptions, and maintaining accurate patient records, dosing information and directions for use.
  • Managing cycle fill department to ensure facilities receive regularly scheduled facility-wide medication refills.
  • Appropriate handling of overnight and weekend on-call situations to ensure patient needs are met in a cost-effective manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
PharmD

Staff Pharmacist PRN Resume

Summary : Licensed Staff Pharmacist PRN who excels at teamwork, conflict resolution and making sound decisions under pressure. Strong background in clinical pharmacology and patient medication therapy management with a track record of maintaining positive relationships with medical professionals. A well rounded with proven track record pharmacist seeking to secure a pharmacy position that will entitle professional pharmacy practice and service regarding drug therapy and effective interaction with clinicians and patients.

Skills : CPOE, MIdas, MedDirect, Medispense, Pyxis, Pyxis Connect, Netscape, Lexis-Nexis, Baxter Automix Compounder, MIIA, Emar, MedComm

Description :

  • Participated in the care management program to successfully reduce hospital readmissions by >50% within the first 3 months of the program's inception.
  • Taught medication understanding and regimen to patients discharged with a diagnosis of CHF, COPD, Pneumonia, and Acute MI.
  • Reviewed and maintained medication profiles, monitored drug dosing and administration regimens.
  • Analyzed information on adverse drug reactions and reported accordingly increasing ADR reporting two-fold within 4 months.
  • Participated regularly in ICU rounds with intensivists and critical care team members and provided drug therapy related education in adherence with the leapfrog initiative.
  • Performed pharmacokinetic dosing and monitored medication interventions, including anticoagulation therapy adjustments, as well as antibiotic de-escalation and targeting increasing interventions by 90% quarterly.
  • Collaborated with the Director of Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacist team, Nursing and IT to create an anticoagulation drug monitoring program.
  • Extracted and interpreted in-patient data on established core initiatives and provided pharmacy process improvement solutions.
  • Worked closely with both the Director of the Pharmacy and Pharmacy Manager reviewing and revising over 120 pharmacy policies and procedures in order to implement an electronic policy management system.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BS in Pharmacy

Staff Pharmacist/Pharmacy Operations Manager Resume

Summary : Hard working, goal driven, self-motivated Staff Pharmacist/Pharmacy Operations Manager with over 13 years of pharmacy practice in a broad range of pharmacy settings. Self-starter providing excellent customer service in Long Term Care servicing over 15,000 patients and retail filling between 400-500 prescriptions a day. Strategic thinker and enthusiast who is capable of bridging the gap between technology and patient problems, adept at all aspects of daily management and inventory skilled in program development and data management, and business initiatives to support corporate objectives.

Skills : IV Certified, Immunization Certified, CPR Certified, Inventory Management, Scheduling, Extemporaneous Compounding

Description :

  • Properly filled and dispensed an average of 1,200 prescriptions per shift.
  • Assisted other pharmacy staff with drug inventory, purchasing, and receiving.
  • Receptively answered customer questions and helped locate desired items in the pharmacy.
  • Correctly completed pharmacy paperwork, including daily and weekly reports.
  • Displayed patient-oriented and comprehensive clinical pharmacy services and pharmaceutical care.
  • Directly supervised eight pharmacy technicians, interns, and support staff while on duty.
  • Properly instructed pharmacy students and residents on introductory and advanced pharmacy practice rotations.
  • Communicated regularly with physician offices and medical personnel regarding patient medications and possible interactions or side effects.
  • Performed Medication Therapy Management (MTM) through Mirixapro to assist with patient medication management.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BS in Pharmacy

Clinical Staff Pharmacist/Pharmacist-In-Charge Resume

Summary : Patient service-oriented Clinical Staff Pharmacist/Pharmacist-In-Charge with dedicated experience in maintaining a top-rated pharmacy. Strong background in clinical pharmacology and medication therapy management. A dual licensed Pharmacist with a track record of providing excellent customer service through genuine care and professional courtesy. Demonstrates versatility in adapting to ever-increasing complexities in the healthcare industry and fully committed to providing quality pharmaceutical care as an essential link in disease management and determination to procure healthy relationships with customers and professionals.

Skills : Pharmacology, Patient Education, Healthcare, Frameworks, Intercom Plus, Connexus, PDX, Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery

Description :

  • Entering electronic and written scripts, verification, consultation with clinicians, and final counseling with patients.
  • Processing RX transfers, refill processing, pediatric dosing of otc medications, reconstitution as well as compounding.
  • Supporting pediatrics, ob-gyn, internal medicine, family practice, behavioral health, dental, and preventative health clinics.
  • Entering physician orders, consultations with clinicians, IV preparation, processing new drug requests, pharmacist adjusted medication dosing based on protocols and lab results for aminoglycosides, anticoagulation, etc. , medication reconciliation, and compounding.
  • Processed up to 900 prescriptions on high volume days (with automation) at a previous store.
  • Optimizing workflow procedures to maximize productivity and reduce errors.
  • Counseling patients on possible drug interactions, side effects, dosage, and proper storage.
  • Recruiting, training, coaching, and motivating staff members to ensure high levels of customer service and safety.
  • Dispensed medications accurately and efficiently pursuant to prescriptions/orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
PharmD in Pharmacy

Retail Staff Pharmacist Resume

Summary : Top-performing Retail Staff Pharmacist, patient-oriented and creative health professional with over 17 years of extensive staff and supervisory experience and a proven ability to improve patient health outcomes through strategic and innovative medical interventions that delivers patient health outcomes; hands-on experience in compounding, dispensing and preservation of drugs and medicines prescribed by medical personnel, including completing and overseeing a variety of professional assignments in medical and retail settings involving the compounding, dispensing and preservation of drugs and medicines prescribed by medical personnel.

Skills : Exceptional Patient Care And Interaction, Adept In Metrics And Clinical Applications, Pharmaceutical Operations And Research, Experience In Prior Authorization Policies, Patient Counseling

Description :

  • Preparing and dispensing pharmaceutical as prescribed and directed by prescribers.
  • Preparing and seeking prior authorization from third-party payers when needed.
  • Reviewing patients' profile and provide Medication Therapy Management (MTM).
  • Supervising technicians and supporting staff and training them where necessary.
  • Checking accuracy and validating oral and written prescriptions to avoid fraud and abuse.
  • Ordering medications and control substances and maintaining correct inventory.
  • Consulting and advising customers on proper dosing and choices of OTC products.
  • Performing compliance functions within the legalities and security of pharmacy practice.
  • Ensuring that HIPAA and patient confidentiality is maintained as mandated by law.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Assistant Pharmacy Director/Staff Pharmacist Resume

Summary : Highly motivated patient-oriented Assistant Pharmacy Director/ Staff Pharmacist with a track record of providing superior customer-focused services in high-volume settings. Outstanding interpersonal skills with a history of establishing positive relationships with customers and dedicated to providing quality patient care through services such as medication therapy management, smoking cessation and immunizations. Seeking a position as a Pharmacist to Contribute to a pharmacy team to serve the needs of patients in dispensing and managing all pharmaceutical formulations as well as monitoring and assessing drug therapy.

Skills : Excellent Communication, Exceptional Patient Care And Interaction, Medication, Inventory Management, Committed To Quality Assurance, Conflict Resolution Ability, Motivated, Self-starter

Description :

  • Checking prescriptions for appropriate dosage, drug interactions, allergies, and contra-indications before dispensing medications.
  • Effectively prioritize tasks and organized workflow to increase efficiency.
  • Completing accurate cycle counts, inventory management and will-calls for customers.
  • Organizing and hosting successful annual healthcare education and flu clinics.
  • Directly supervising pharmacy technicians, interns, and support staff while on duty.
  • Complying with all federal laws, company policies and procedures and state regulations regarding intern, technician and assistant training and licensure.
  • Providing medication therapy management to patients using outcomes and Mirixa.
  • Recommending appropriate clinical programs such as immunization, MTM (medication therapy management) provide specialized services to help patients manage conditions such as diabetes, asthma, smoking cessation, and high blood pressure.
  • Saving patients money and increased pharmacy profit margins with therapeutically equivalent and more cost-effective generic drugs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Pharm.D in Pharmacy

Staff Pharmacist Resume

Headline : Efficient, reliable and competent Full-Time Staff Pharmacist with more than 5 years of experience providing exceptional care to multicultural and multigenerational clients in different health care settings. Demonstrated history of earning clients and team members' trust by utilizing excellent interpersonal and customer service skills and dispensing medications safely and accurately in a timely manner. An enthusiastic patient-oriented pharmacist seeking a challenging career to utilize interpersonal skills in a collaborative environment that will help me further public health through direct interactions and interventions.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Pharmacology, Infectious Diseases, Pharmacy Practice, Clinical Pharmacy, Patient Counseling, Data Analysis, Hospital Pharmacy

Description :

  • Reviewed side effects, discuss drug interactions and resolve medication delivery problems.
  • Contacted physician offices, counseled patients on storage, usage and insurance issues.
  • Managed a high volume of patient accounts, contacted hundreds of physicians to fill prescriptions.
  • Dispensed prescriptions giving particular customers with immediate needs special priority.
  • Maintained strong contact with insurance carriers and health care professionals for effective customer service.
  • Resolved adjudication problems with insurance companies resulting in improved customer relations.
  • Ordered OTC prescription and narcotic medications using just in time inventory management and special ordering and consistent customer follow-up resulting in lower inventory costs and improved prescription volume and sales.
  • Completed daily and weekly sales reports prior to pharmacy opening which led to better focus on pharmaceutical duties and higher customer satisfaction.
  • Provided patients with timely pharmaceutical care and trusted medication counseling.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA in Business Administration