Pharmacist -Per Diem

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Plymouth

Job Description

- Masters degree is preferred
- Experience is required

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Prepares and dispenses medication orders for patients.

(a) Reviews patient profile for allergies and adverse reactions.
(b) Reviews comprehensive drug data file to evaluate orders for drug-drug interactions, accuracy in drug selection, dose and frequency.

Discusses questionable medication orders with Attending Physicians.

Ensures correct compounding and mixing of special formulas, chemotherapy and sterile IV products.

Provides drug information to patients, nurses, physicians, trainees and other employees.

Ensures all legal and professional requirements are adhered to for narcotics and other controlled substances.

Supervises, mentors and assists in training pharmacy technicians, interns and new pharmacists.

It is understood that this is a summary of key job functions and does not include every detail of the job that may reasonably be required.

Experience/Knowledge/Skills Required

Two (2) years of experience in a hospital with unit dose, IV additive, chemotherapy and computerization.

Education Required

B.S. Degree/Pharm D in Pharmacy from an accredited school of pharmacy.

M.S. Degree a plus.


1. Must be licensed in Massachusetts.

Employment Type

Per Diem


Per Diem - 8 & 10 hr shifts