Northwell Health Pharmacist-VIVO Mail & Spclty in Great Neck, New York

Req Number 0022F8

Job Description

Interprets, compounds and dispenses medications and other

pharmaceutical supplies, using standard physical and chemical procedures to

fill written prescriptions issued by physicians, and other qualified

prescribers. Provides Pharmacist Verification for Mail Order and Specialty

pharmacy prescriptions.

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mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1;tab-stops:list .25in"1. 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.

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mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1;tab-stops:list .25in"2. Performs

Pharmacist Verification 1 (PV1) to ensure order entry, medication indication,

and claim adjudication is completed accurately for Mail Order and Specialty

medications.

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physician medication orders for appropriateness of drug dosage, potential

interactions, and route of administration.

Makes recommendations for therapy modifications as needed to health care

providers.

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patient database to include appropriate current and past medical history,

appropriate clinical and laboratory data, and concurrent medication review.

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management in monitoring call center metrics to ensure Abandonment Rate, Average Speed of Answer (ASA), and customer

service exceeds industry standards set forth by accrediting organizations,

manufacturers, and payers.

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with health care personnel and outpatients to provide information on drug

action or delivery of various medications.

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telephonic counseling for new and existing patients, and documents Initial

Assessments, Re-Assessments, Care Plans, and Clinical Interventions when appropriate.

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Pharmacist Verification 2 (PV2) to ensure accurate dispensing of Mail Order and

Specialty medications.

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management during PV2 to ensure staff compliance with procedures relating to

state and federal regulations, procurement, and disposal of medications.

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with Food and Drug Administration (FDA) mandates and self-imposed manufacturer

restrictions on particular drugs, as applicable including Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS)

programs and manufacturer limited distribution drug requirements.

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Performs

related duties, as required.

*ADA

Essential Functions

Qualifications

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mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1;tab-stops:list .25in"* Bachelor's

Degree in Pharmacy and one (1) year related experience

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

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of two (2) years related experience, required.

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preferred.