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Ascension Health Pharmacist - FT Rotating in Birmingham, Alabama

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Pharmacist - Full-Time, Rotating - St Vincent's Birmingham - Birmingham, AL

  • Rotation schedule 7am-3:30pm and 10:30am-7pm with every 6th weekend

  • Unit Based position

Why Join Ascension:

St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

St. Vincent’s Birmingham Hospital:

St. Vincent’s Birmingham is located downtown, and it has over 400 beds and provides space for many physician offices. We are currently in a large renovation project to create more patient rooms and waiting areas. St. Vincent’s provides care for many patients within the downtown area and surrounding communities. Known for our Birth Suites and Ortho Sports service line, St. Vincent’s has a strong reputation in the Birmingham as the hospital of choice for many services and the hospital is easy to get to from any location.

St. Vincent’s Pharmacy

As a dedicated health care provider, St. Vincent’s is committed to providing high quality prescription services at the St. Vincent’s Pharmacy. With a wide range of services and a convenient location, our pharmacy makes filling prescriptions easier than ever!

Pharmacy services include:

  • Free mail to home service for prescriptions

  • Free refill reminders

  • Free prescription transfers

  • Friendly and expert consultations and complimentary medication reviews

  • Rx compounding and flavoring

  • Free Prescription Savings Card ($4 and $10 programs, discounts on non-covered drugs)

  • Bedside delivery of prescriptions for inpatients and outpatient surgery/procedures through our Discharge Rx Delivery Program

St. Vincent’s Birmingham (Downtown)

  • Largest faith-based, not for profit hospital in Birmingham.

  • Currently renovating hospital rooms and waiting areas.

  • Expansion of our parking decks to accommodate patients and employees.

  • Free parking for our associates.

  • Several satellite parking lots available with free shuttle service to the hospital.

  • Friendly family environment.

  • “Where Babies are Born!”

  • World renowned Andrews Sports Medicine Orthopedic Center.

  • Downtown location appeals to those that love city life, just minutes from great restaurants, entertainment, historical sites and affordable housing.

  • Skilled staff that care about the patients and each other.

What you will do:

As a Pharmacist with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to assure the appropriate selection, dosing, administering, and dispensing of medication orders.

Responsibilities:

  • Reviews and assesses medication orders to identify, prevent and resolve potential and actual drug related problems. Recommends formulary alternatives when appropriate.

  • Compounds and dispenses medications for accurate delivery to patients.

  • Provides drug information and education to medical staff and patients.

  • Communicates with physicians and other clinicians as necessary to facilitate care.

  • Oversees technical personnel who assist in the preparation, maintenance, and dispensing of medications and supplies. Assists with academic functions such as serving as a preceptor for pharmacy students. May float to provide coverage of pharmacy needs.

  • Provides patient counseling efficiently and effectively when required.

What you will need:

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

Required Credential(s):

  • Pharmacistcredentialed from theAlabama Board of Pharmacyobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Preferred Credential(s):

  • ASHP accredited PGY1 residency completion and/or BPS board certification strongly preferred.

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • Master's degree preferred

Work Experience:

  • None required.

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-verify link below for more information.

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