Pharmacist In Charge – Specialty Pharmacy – Pittsburg, Kansas


ABOUT THE POSITION

This position is part of the clinical team. This position is responsible for accurately filling controlled medications, prescribed by Providers, in a timely manner.  Provides clear and concise communication with patients, clinical staff, and medical providers.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for compliance with ACHC specialty pharmacy accreditation standards.
  • Reviews prescription issued by providers to assure accuracy and determine formulas and ingredients needed.
  • Responsible for accurately filling controlled medications, prescribed by Providers, in a timely manner.
  • Participates in Medication Therapy Management by reviewing patients’ medications and making clinical recommendations to providers based on current guidelines.
  • Provides counsel for patients with instructions of medication use.
  • Maintains established procedures concerning security of controlled substances, and disposal of hazardous waste.
  • Enters data accurately into information system.
  • Communicates effectively with clinical staff and Providers.
  • Prepares required reporting, as needed.
  • Pre-authorizes medications as required by payers.
  • Performs all duties, services and documentation in full compliance with CHC/SEK       policies and procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must hold current Kansas Pharmacist’s License.
  • Maintain Continuing Education as required.
  • Previous experience preferred.