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Houston, TX

Date Posted: March 21, 2019
Job Type: Temporary
Job ID: 139312

Job Description

Traveling/Per Diem (LTC/Retail/Specialty)


Job Description


Join one of the nation’s leading pharmacist placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Traveling/Per Diem (LTC/Retail/Specialty). 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 Traveling/Per Diem (LTC/Retail/Specialty) in the Great Houston, TX area. 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!


Pharmacy Details


Among all the Pharmacies we work with on a daily basis, there are SEVERAL that still request Per Diem Pharmacist. These pharmacies we work with have great reputations at the market level, high retention rates, and pleasant environments to work in. Since it's hard to find individuals to catch onto their software's quickly while working during a normal shift, some do provide onsite training by request and some require it. This allows each Pharmacist to provide the best customer service possible. Each Pharmacist going into assist the pharmacy, whether it be a day shift or for an extended period of time, are seen as one of their own employees, this gives each individual a sense of ownership and pride in their work while getting to know each patient.


Traveling/Per Diem (LTC/Retail/Specialty)

Job Responsibilities


As a Per Diem Pharmacist you will be responsible for maintaining productivity and quality standards as well as legal and company compliance as you enter in new prescriptions and assist in the preparation of prescriptions.


Job Responsibilities in Retail Chain, Independents, Independent Compounding, Community Outpatient and Long Term Care settings:

Assists the Pharmacy in filling prescription items, as permitted by the State Board of Pharmacy.

Receiving new written prescription or refill requests and verify that information is complete and accurate

Verifying physicians’ orders in the computerized med. order system or calling Physician offices to clarify/modify medication or therapies as needed based on patient’s medical history.

Establishing or maintaining patient profiles, including lists of medications taken by individual patients

Ability to perform drug calculations and interpret prescriptions.

Maintaining proper storage and security conditions for drugs

Answering telephones, responding to questions or requests by patient and Pharmacy Technicians

Dispense narcotic medications and maintaining logs

Clinical review of patient profiles prior to medication going out

Pre-packing bulk medicines, filling bottles with prescribed medications, and typing and affixing labels

Last check pharmacist – reviewing and checking pharmacy technician’s work based on Physician written or faxed prescription and Medication Therapy Management

Labels products appropriately, including cautionary or auxiliary labels.

Takes inventory, places orders, checks in drugs and supplies, stocks shelves and removes out-of-date items from the inventory

Establishing or maintaining patient profiles, including lists of medications taken by individual patients

Mixing pharmaceutical preparations, according to written prescriptions

Verifying prescriptions and counseling

Receiving and storing incoming supplies, verifying quantities against invoices, checking for outdated medications in current inventory, and informing supervisors of stock needs and shortages

Processes returned medications from the facility for credit or destruction

Communicates with all customers in a pleasant and professional manner

Performs other tasks as assigned

Assists with special projects as needed

Supports location, departmental goals, and the overall objectives of the Company

Complies with all laws, regulations and standards of ethical conduct

Traveling/Per Diem (LTC/Retail/Specialty)


Job Requirements


Do you have recent Traveling/Per Diem (LTC/Retail/Specialty) experience? If so, this is the position for you! Apply Today!


Specific Traveling/Per Diem (LTC/Retail/Specialty) requirements:


Licensure Requirements: Must have valid, open and active Texas State license. RPH

Education: Pharm D and BS Degree

Years of Experience: 1 + Years of retail pharmacy setting

Schedule: Weekdays, Weekends, Per Diem

Length of Assignment: Per Diem

Pay: DOE

Background/ Drug Requirements: Ability to successfully complete a background check, client health screening criteria and drug screen


Traveling/Per Diem (LTC/Retail/Specialty)



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

Health Insurance with Prescription coverage


401(k) and deferred compensation programs

Cafeteria Plans

Free CE

Low-cost group health benefits for Part-Time Associates


Traveling/Per Diem (LTC/Retail/Specialty)


Apply Today!