Pharmacy provides services to the Foster Hospital for Small Animals and the Hospital for Large Animals. Services consist of providing pharmaceutical care to all hospitalized patients, as well as outpatients and any refill requests. Pharmacy oversees appropriate drug selection and use by veterinary students, interns and residents to ensure accurate patient care. Pharmacy provides drug information as needed to hospital staff, clients, referring veterinarians and pharmacists. Pharmacy enforces compliance with all state and federal drug laws and hospital policies regarding controlled drugs. Pharmacy manages drug inventory for both hospitals.
Responsibilities include the daily activities necessary to provide accurate and efficient pharmaceutical services to patients and clients of both hospitals. This includes assisting in vendor orders and shipments, restocking inventory in pharmacy and dispensing cabinets, and communicating with clients on refill requests. Job will also require dispensing finished medications to clients with discharging animals. This position is a vital role to the hospital pharmacy and ensures that pharmacists and technicians can utilize their time for better patient care. This position is also considered essential hospital personnel.
* High school diploma or the equivalent * Ability to lift up to 30 lbs. with or without accommodation * Ability to multi-task in a busy veterinary teaching hospital with frequent interruption * Basic computer skills * Positive personality
* At least 1 year of experience with inventory management * Demonstrated strong customer service skills
Special Work Schedule Requirements:
* Schedule may require some weekend shifts. * The schedule for this position may include providing University and calendar holiday coverage on a rotating basis. * This position is considered essential and is therefore required to report to work as scheduled during emergency closings.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Grafton
Organization: Foster Hosp - Cummings-Vet
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Sep 6, 2019, 8:05:50 PM
Internal Number: 19001793
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