Employment Duration: Temp Department: Banner Lassen Medical Center
STAFF PHARMACIST - Temporary/6 months
Banner Lassen Medical Center
Hours: 6 month assignment, regularly scheduled 32-40 hours per week to include every other weekend. Will also be On-Call for the evenings/overnights on the days you are working a shift. There is additional compensation for On-Call coverage.
As a Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS) Staff Pharmacist, you will provide support for clinical programs and practices within the hospital as well as fill orders with accuracy; check technician-prepared products before release; maintain security of pharmacy and controlled substances; enter orders and patient information with accuracy; aid in the training of new staff; update the Director about the daily activities of the pharmacy; and aid the Director in maintaining the pharmacy. You will expected to work some weekends and some holidays.
Banner Lassen Medical Center is a critical access 25 bed not-for-profit hospital located in Susanville, California and operated by Banner Health. BLMC provides 24/7 emergency care, general medical and surgical services, cancer care, ICU, maternal, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, and a number of other related services. BLMC offers an excellent opportunity to apply good pharmacy practice skills. As part of one of the largest hospital groups in the Western US, BLMC enjoys patient care resources and financial stability well above the norm.
The Centralized Pharmacy is open 7am-3:30pm (M-F), 7am-3:30pm (Sat,) 8am-12pm (Sun). After hours is supported by Remote Order Entry. The Pharmacy currently is supported by Cerner and Pyxis automation, EMAR and BVM . In addition to the Director, there are 2 Pharmacists and 2 Technicians. The Pharmacy is managed by Comprehensive Pharmacy Services. All staff are employees of CPS.
Benefits: As a Temporary employee you will enjoy a competitive pay rate and eligibility to participate in the 401(k) retirement program, a company match would begin if employment continues after 6 months.
About CPS: Founded nearly 50 years ago and employing over 2,500 clinical, regulatory, and operational pharmacy professionals, Comprehensive Pharmacy Services is the nation's oldest and largest provider of pharmacy support services to more than 700 hospitals and healthcare facilities across the United States and Puerto Rico. CPS helps hospital pharmacists tackle complex problems such as medication reconciliation, hyper-inflated drug costs, standardization, centralized distribution, regulatory & compliance, and 340B programs leading to increased quality, reduced admissions and lower costs. Services provided by CPS include pharmacy management, pharmacy consulting, specialized pharmacy services, telepharmacy, 340B program compliance assurance, ambulatory & retail pharmacy services, medication related transition of care, and pharmacy analytics. For more information, visit http://www.cpspharm.com.
Equal Opportunity Employer
BS or Pharm D degree from an ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy
Current CA Pharmacist license in good standing
Minimum 1 year recent experience beyond the internship as a Pharmacist in a hospital or retail setting
Experience with IV preparation/compunding required
Ability to work independently, set priorities, make critical decisions, and respond to client concerns
Ability to work cooperatively with other members of CPS and hospital and pharmacy staff
Independent. Expert. Focused.
We've learned a lot in our 4 decades in the pharmacy management services business. That's why CPS is the nation's leading pharmacy services provider. Our commitment to pharmacy management excellence is reflected in the fact that CPS facilities maintain above-average scores in regulatory compliance.
More than 300 clients throughout the United States, Puerto Ric...o and the Virgin Islands rely on CPS for pharmacy management services. We serve acute care hospitals, behavioral hospitals and specialty hospitals, as well as outpatient and retail pharmacies. From a new center in Illinois, we provide hospitals with remote order entry services.
Our 1,800+ employees know that CPS is a company they can grow with. Our commitment to quality and continuous improvement, our flexibility and rewards, and our unlimited career opportunities across the U.S. keep us growing. And our employees know that CPS experts will be there to support them when they need it. From a Regional VP, Regional Clinical Director and 340B Specialist, to a Regulatory Specialist, Drug Information Specialist, other Directors and more, CPS offers the kind of expert support modern hospital pharmacies need.
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