Pharmacist/OnCall/UKHC - Chandler/GSH/Central Pharmacy

Job description

Job Title:

Pharmacist/OnCall/UKHC - Chandler/GSH/Central Pharmacy

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

H3330:Pharmacy Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:

42.09/hr - 60.71/hr

Type of Position:


Position Time Status :

On Call

Required Education:

BS Pharmacy or Pharm D

Required Related Experience:


Required License/Registration/Certification:

Licensed Pharmacist or License Eligible in Kentucky.

Physical Requirements:

May require standing or sitting for > 5 hrs at a time.


Varies – 7 days/week – provides coverage for days off and vacation leaves; Shifts may be 7a – 3p; 7a – 5p; 3p – 11p; 1p – 11p or as needed.

Job Summary:

Chandler and/or Good Sam Hospital – Provides Pharmaceutical Care to patients in an inpatient hospital setting. Compounds and dispenses medications upon receiving written (i.e. electronic) orders from physicians in Central Pharmacy. Provides supervision of technical staff and confirms the quality and accuracy of dispensed products. Maintains inventory and records on narcotics and other forms of drugs. Reviews and interprets prescriptions and drug profiles to ensure appropriate drug therapy has been prescribed and ensures that drug interactions are considered. Contacts and confers with physicians and other practitioners to optimize drug therapy. This may include active participation on patient care rounds, review of patient profiles, provision of pharmacokinetics.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Knowledge of inpatient hospital pharmacy practice; Strong clinical skills; Ability to prioritize.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Hospital Experience Preferred.

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 11/13/2020
Application Due: 1/12/2021
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