Pharmacist, Pine Ridge Indian Health Services

Location: Pine Ridge, SD, United States
Date Posted: 06-22-2018
Available Position: Two (2) Pharmacist at the Pine Ridge Service  Unit,  Pine Ridge, SD. They will be providing pharmacist   services  at any of the locations  within the Pine Ridge Service  Unit, including  mobile  clinic.
Work to be performed at:  I.H.S. Pine Ridge Service  Unit,  Pine Ridge, South Dakota.  

Work Schedule: The Contractor  shall provide  Pharmacy  services  as needed by the Chief Pharmacist. Work days shall be varied  but would  include  shifts  from Sunday through  Saturday. Clinic  hours  are varied so work hours will be varied  to meet the needs of the clinic. Hours may include  nights,  evenings,   weekdays,  weekends,   and holidays.   The contractor  shall be scheduled  for 8 to 12  hour shifts (minimum  of zero hours/week and a maximum  of 80 hours per week)  at the Pine Ridge Service  Unit or any of the various  field clinics  or mobile  clinic,  to provide  prescription   processing,  filling and patient  counseling,   consultations  to the Medical  providers  on staff,  as needed  by the Pine  Ridge  Pharmacy  Department.   During  a workday,  the Pharmacist   may be asked to stay  later  if there is work pending.   The Pharmacist  will be expected to honor the request.  

Scope of Work:
  1. The Pharmacist   will have direct involvement   with  filling prescriptions, counseling  patients,   providing  therapeutic  interventions  with medical  providers, answering  phones, restocking  supplies,  waiting on customers.
  2. Pharmacist  will notify  the Pharmacy  Supervisor  concerning  any technical  or administrative   problems  that may occur.
  3. The Pharmacist  will assist  Pine Ridge Hospital  in every way possible  to achieve and maintain  a high level  of patient  service with efficiency  and economy consistent   with the highest  standards  of quality patient care
Additional   duties  will include:
  1. Notifying  the head of Pharmacy  and the Clinical   Director  of significant technical  or administrative   problems  interfering  with or threatening patient  care in an way.
  2.  Documenting  any recommendations  made to enhance pharmacy services  at Pine Ridge,

Position Requirements/Qualifications:
Must have a bachelors  or higher degree from an approved  School of Pharmacy.  
Must have a current license to practice  pharmacy in a state or territory  of the United States or the District of Columbia.
The contractor  shall possess  sufficient  initiative,  interpersonal  relationship   skills and social  sensitivity  such that he/she  can relate  constructively  with patients  from the Native American  Community.
The contractor  shall maintain  standards  of personal  hygiene  and grooming  such that
his/her  image as a pharmacist  is within  the expectations   of the Pine Ridge  Hospital  staff and Indian  community

Inquiries about this position are accept by email.

Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 ‚óŹ Harrisburg, PA 17110
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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