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Olympia, WA

Salary: DOE
Date Posted: January 10, 2019
Job Type: Temporary
Job ID: 106746

Job Description

Per Diem Pharmacist


Job Description


Join one of the nation’s leading pharmacist placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Per Diem Pharmacist. Voted Best of Staffing by both clients and talent, we are a specialty staffing company providing supplemental pharmacy professionals for all pharmacy practice settings. We have an opening for a Per Diem Pharmacist in the Olympia, WA area for several shifts within Community Retail, Long Term Care and/or Inpatient settings. As a member of our team, you’ll enjoy a customized approach to your career needs as well as comprehensive benefits! Join our dynamic team, apply today!


Per Diem Pharmacist


Job Responsibilities


Job Responsibilities in Community Retail and Long Term Care settings:

  • Establishing or maintaining patient profiles, including lists of medications taken by individual patients
  • Maintaining proper storage and security conditions for drugs
  • Answering telephones, responding to questions or requests by patient and Pharmacy Technicians
  • Prepackaging bulk medicines, filling bottles with prescribed medications, and typing and affixing labels
  • Mixing pharmaceutical preparations, according to written prescriptions
  • Verifying prescriptions and counseling
  • Assisting customers by answering simple questions, locating items, or referring them to the pharmacist for medication information


Job Responsibilities in Inpatient settings:

  • Responsible for setting criteria for medication analysis, coordinate reports to clients, meet regulatory reporting requirements for drug utilization review and fraud and abuse reporting.
  • Review medication orders for appropriateness and accuracy including, but not limited to: contraindications, allergies, dose, frequency, duplicate therapy and formulary status
  • Interprets Clarifies and rectifies physician medications and IV orders, including the medication reconciliation process
  • Interprets Clarifies and rectifies prescriptions and selects medications for Outpatient dispensing
  • Monitors all patients on specified target drugs and initiates Pharmacokinetic dosing protocols.
  • Evaluates drug therapy for appropriateness and makes drug therapy recommendations to clinician
  • Prescribes drug therapy per collaborative drug therapy management agreements/medical Executive Committee approved protocols
  • Dispenses the final product for administration and performs patient counseling
  • Detect, monitor and report adverse drug events and medication errors (EIR)
  • Supervise and train pharmacy technicians to assure accurate order entry, preparation and proper technique according to USP 797 compliance

Per Diem Pharmacist


Job Requirements


Do you have recent Per Diem Pharmacist experience within a Community Retail, Long Term Care or Inpatient setting? If so, this is the position for you! Apply Today!


Specific Per Diem Pharmacist requirements:

  • Area: Ability to work in the Olympia, WA area
  • Licensure Requirements: Must have valid, open and active Washington Pharmacist license
  • Education: B.S. or Pharm D
  • Years of Experience: 1-2+ year(s) of recent pharmacy experience within a Retail, Long Term Care, or Inpatient setting
  • Schedule: Varies – Per Diem
  • Length of Assignment: Ongoing Temporary
  • Pay: Depending on Experience
  • Background/ Drug Requirements: Ability to successfully complete background check, client health screening criteria and drug screen

Per Diem Pharmacist



At Rx relief, we are proud to offer the following benefits:

  • Health Insurance with Prescription coverage
  • Vision/Dental
  • 401(k) and deferred compensation programs
  • Cafeteria Plans
  • Free CE
  • Low-cost group health benefits for Part-Time Associates

Per Diem Pharmacist


Apply Today!