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Pharmacist - Per Diem at Rx relief®

Date Posted: 3/2/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Staff Retail Pharmacist


Job Description


Join one of the nation’s leading pharmacist placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Staff Retail Pharmacist. 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 Staff Retail Pharmacist in the Tucson Metro, AZ 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 Staff Retail 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.

Staff Retail Pharmacist

Job Responsibilities

As a Staff Retail 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

Retail Staff Pharmacist


Job Requirements

Do you have recent Retail Staff Pharmacist experience? If so, this is the position for you! Apply Today!

Retail Staff Pharmacist requirements:

•        Area: Must be able to work in the Tucson Metro area

•        Licensure Requirements: Must have valid, open and active Arizona Pharmacist license.

•        Education: B.S or Pharm.D.

•        Years of Experience: 1(+) years of experience in retail, mail order or long-term care.

•        Schedule: Part- Time hours, Shift Varies

•        Length of Assignment: Direct Hire

•        Pay: Competitive Pay

•        Background/ Drug Requirements: Ability to complete background check and drug screening

•        Software: Experience with EnterpriseRx Software is a plus

Retail Staff Pharmacist



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

•        Health Insurance with Prescription coverage

•        Vision/Dental

•        401(k) and deferred compensation programs

•        Cafeteria Plans

•        Free CE

•        Low-cost group health benefits for Part-Time Associates

Retail Staff Pharmacist


Apply Today!