Price Chopper Staff Pharmacist Canton, NY in Canton, New York
Administers a process of dispensing of medication to patients pursuant to a valid prescription with the highest attention to accuracy and patient education. Responsible for the daily operations of the pharmacy department. Communicates with prescribers and offers counseling and assistance to patients with their health care concerns. Participates in patient centered services such as immunizations and MTM (Medication Therapy Management). Provides friendly, helpful, and efficient service to all Price Chopper customers.
Complies with all applicable federal, state laws, pharmacy regulations, and company policies.
Prepares and dispenses of prescription medications, including maintenance of necessary records, accurate third party adjudication and patient charges, and inventory management.
Counsels patients and medical providers regarding the nature and use of drugs, dosage, drug interactions, and side effects, as well as, monitors the health and progress of patients to ensure compliance and to optimize therapies.
Participates in patient centered services including immunization, MTM, and wellness programs.
Supervises personnel in the daily operation of the pharmacy department and holds them accountable for complying with regulatory and company polices.
Provides guidance and training to pharmacy interns, technicians, and pharmacy associates during the course of work and monitors performance.
Uses professional judgment in providing exemplary service with in the pharmacist’s scope of practice.
Participates in business development activities in the store and community.
Participates in continuous quality improvement programs to ensure patient safety.
Maintains a neat, clean, and organized workstation at all times. Maintains department facilities consistent with legal and company standards.
Completes required continuing education programs as required by state law.
Performs other related duties as assigned by management.
5 year Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacy
Licensed and registered Pharmacist in good standing within the state of practice
Ability to communicate effectively: verbal, written and electronic
Strong decision-making skills
Strong leadership skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Good analytical skills
Ability to manage others
Ability to resolve customer issues quickly and creatively in order to improve customer satisfaction
Ability to assign, prioritize, and evaluate the work of others
Maintains professional appearance including dress code
General knowledge of pharmacy computer systems and automated dispensing systems
Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and Word
Demonstrate excellent communication skills
Demonstrate follow-through to achieve desired results and objectives
Exposure to Hot Environment
Exposure to Cold Environment
Grasping - Left / Right Hands
Squatting / Kneeling
Pushing / Pulling
External Company URL: http://www.pricechopper.com/careers
Street: 111 E Main St