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Northwell Health Pharmacist - VIVO (RXLIJ) in Glen Oaks, New York

Req Number 002ZQN

Job Description

  • Interprets and enters drug orders and patient data into computer profile. Selects, prepares and dispenses drug products to fill outpatient prescriptions. Labels drug products as per procedure.

  • Dispenses employee prescriptions, initiates profile system, and provides drug information.

  • Interacts with health care personnel and outpatients to provide information on drug action or delivery of various medications.

  • Screens for drug allergy and drug interactions. Notes drugs or classes of drugs contraindicated in specific disease states.

  • Performs and trouble shoots order entry, claim adjudication, prior authorizations, PA appeal process, and Patient Assistance Programs.

  • Reviews patient charts and nursing medication-charting documents for accuracy and completeness to maintain accurate patient profile.

  • Provides high-touch specialty pharmacy clinical management to promote adherence, and decrease adverse drugs events.

  • Complies with Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (URAC) accreditation to complete and document Initial Assessments, Re-Assessments, Care Plans, and Clinical Interventions.

  • Maintains records and inventory of medications. Maintains records of transactions and delivery.

  • Provides clinical pharmacy services, including immunizations, etc. to outpatients.

  • Executes point-of-sale transactions and closes-out registers.

  • Complies with Food and Drug Administration (FDA) mandates and self-imposed manufacturer restrictions on particular drugs, as applicable including Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) safety programs and manufacturer limited distribution drug requirements.

  • Performs related duties, as required. *ADA

Essential Functions Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy and one (1) year related experience OR PharmD, required.

  • Current license in good standing to practice Pharmacy in New York State, required.

  • Minimum of two (2) years related experience including retail pharmacy and application of REMS safety process(es) including, but not limited to, a Medication Guide, Patient Package Insert, communication plan, elements to assure safe use, an implementation system and a timetable for assessment within the last five (5) year, required.

Immunization Certification, required.