Northern Light Pharmacy | ME

Posted Date 4/16/2019
Description Schedule: Regular Full-time
Shift: Variable
Hours: variable
Northern Light Pharmacy is seeking a Pharmacist to join our Westgate location!

Position Responsibilities:

Precise, accurate, professional and friendly filling and dispensing of prescription and non-prescription medications to retail customers and practitioners.

Inventory control and supervision

Counsel patients and practitioners on proper drug usage and selection according to good pharmacy practice and all pertinent regulations

Excellent telephone skills

Perform to customer's satisfaction all financial transactions

Working knowledge of Maine and Federal pharmacy regulations

Knowledgeable in McKesson pharmacy operating system as well as Microsoft and QuickBooks

Compound prescriptions

Maintain a clean, neat work environment

Maintain appropriate levels of dispensing supplies

Illustrate the proper usage of any item for sale or rent in the pharmacy

Knowledgeable in third party insurance benefits policies and procedures

Direct and instruct ancillary personnel as required, especially in the absence of the pharmacist-in-charge

Participate in staff meetings

Act as a pharmaceutical resource for medical, legal and ethical information

Relay pertinent customer and employee discussions or questions to the pharmacist-in-charge

Core Skills:

Maintains harmonious work relationships

Complies with policies / procedures

Completes assigned duties within designated time

Provides quality customer service

Extensive knowledge of State of Maine Pharmacy Regulations and Federal Pharmacy Laws & Regulations


Active Maine pharmacist license in good standing required

Demonstrated competency in pharmacy practice required

Certified with the State of Maine to Administer Drugs and Immunizations required

Bachelors of Science in Pharmacy required

Required Externship for licensure required

Work Environment:

A busy, often times dynamic Professional Pharmacy Setting

About Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center

Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center is committed to making healthcare work for the people of Maine. It is a 411- bed, regional tertiary care and ACS verified level II trauma center serving a patient population of 500,000 living in the northern two-thirds of the state's geography. The hospital is a base for LifeFlight of Maine, a critical care air transportation service flying nearly 900 missions per year. Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center is a member of Northern Light Health, an integrated statewide health delivery system that is raising the bar with no-nonsense solutions that are leading the way to a healthier future for our state. Northern Light Health offers a broad range of providers and services, including nine hospitals, primary care and specialty physician practices, long-term care, home health and hospice agencies, and emergency ground and air transport.

Northern LightPharmacy works collaboratively with other healthcare professionals to provide optimal pharmaceutical care for all patients served by the facility by promoting evidence-based, fail-safe medication use.TheNorthern Light Eastern Maine Medical CenterPharmacy is dedicated to educating future pharmacists through our affiliations. Our pharmacists are preceptors for Introductory and Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience students and PGY1 residents.

Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center's Pharmacy is staffed by a highly skilled team of pharmacists, technicians and support personnel that provide excellent service to our patients, providers and other professional staff. With more than 100 employees, our pharmacy team provides services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to our inpatient areas, emergency department, and family practice offices. Our practice model includes clinical pharmacist generalists and specialists.

Equal Opportunity Employment
Healthcare | Pharmaceutical

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