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Downtown Los Angeles, CA

Date Posted: August 8, 2018
Job Type: Temporary
Job ID: 95647

Job Description

Pharmacy Director


Job Description


Rx relief is among the nation’s leading pharmacist placement firms and is seeking a Director of Pharmacy in the  Downtown Los Angeles area. 

 Pharmacy Director

Job Responsibilities

As a  Pharmacy Director, you will review prescriptions to assure accuracy, to ascertain the needed ingredients, and to evaluate their suitability and act as manager of the inpatient acute pharmacist team.

Additional responsibilities of the Pharmacy Director include:

  • Providing information and advice regarding drug interactions, side effects, dosage, and proper  profiles and files, charge system files, inventories, control records for radioactive nuclei, or registries of poisons, narcotics, or controlled drugs
  • Compounding and dispensing medications as prescribed by doctors and dentists, by calculating, weighing, measuring, and mixing ingredients, or oversee these activities
  • Planning, implementing, or maintaining procedures for mixing, packaging, or labeling pharmaceuticals, according to policy and legal requirements, to ensure quality, security, and proper disposal
  • Teaching pharmacy students serving as interns in preparation for their graduation or licensure
  • Advising customers on the selection of medication brands, medical equipment, or healthcare suppliesmedication storage
  • Assessing the identity, strength, or purity of medications
  • Maintaining records, such as patient


 Pharmacy Director


Job Requirements

As a  Pharmacy Director you must have proven experience with inpatient acute care in a hospital setting in a manager role.

Additional requirements of the Pharmacy Director include:

  • 3-5 years of management experience
  • Experience in managing 30 full time employees
  • Experience in acute care
  • Clean and active California Pharmacist License