Job Description

Pharmacist- FQHC (Pharmacy (Wilson/Newburg))
Louisville, KY, United States of America

Overview

Park DuValle Community Health Centers is a 501c3 non-profit, federally qualified health center that has served the local community for over 53 years. Park DuValle Community Health Centers strives to adhere to the highest quality standards of patient care, regardless of patients’ insurance status or ability to pay. Employees of Park DuValle Community Health Center, Inc. are deemed to be federal employees qualified for protection under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA)

 

MISSION STATEMENT: Park DuValle Community Health Center is deeply committed to improving health, wellness and the quality of life in the communities we serve by providing safe, high quality, accessible and affordable preventive and primary health care.

VALUES: Our values are demonstrated by our teamwork, honesty, reliability, productivity, and commitment to a competent and diverse staff. Delivery of services is based on compassion, confidentiality, cultural sensitivity, non-discrimination, continuous quality improvement, and responsible use of available resources.

Job Skills / Requirements

Must have current Kentucky license.

The pharmacy services prescriptions e-scripted/written in-house or from one of our 6 satellite branches.

Staff Pharmacist must be able to prepare and dispense drugs, use the computer, offer and be able to counsel patients when needed, help supervise pharmacy technicians, and help in the daily operations.

  • Create a positive and professional department image through strong service, personal appearance, conduct, friendliness and cooperativeness with customers, associates and outside vendors.
  • Fulfill customers' prescription needs while concentrating on the accuracy of every prescription filled. 
  • Provide patient counseling and pharmaceutical care to customers to include provision of all clinical activities. 
  • Comply with all local, state and federal laws, inclduing HIPPA, Fraud, Waste, and Abuse. 
  • Monitor inventory levels, scheduling, proper operation of all equipment and progress to budget goals. 

 

  1. Evaluation and maintenance of standards of performance and organization within the department.
  2. Work with the clinical departments to meet the Patient Centered Medical Home requirements.
  3. Assist with medication management and education.
  4. Shall spend a portion of  overall time in clinical activity involved with direct patient care and drug consulting.
  5. Shall be responsible for proper security controls relative to all drug products with his/her responsibility.
  6. Maintain a suitable drug reference library for use in adequately answering drug information questions presented by medical staff members.
  7. Must maintain patient confidentiality.
  8. Other related duties as assigned by authorized personnel.

 

Key Competencies:

  • Informational:  Ability to work independently and remain self-motivated with minimal direct supervision; capable of identifying patient needs and assist with problem solving; ability to instruct patients in group and individual settings

 

  • Interpersonal: Capable of communicating clearly with patients, physicians, or other facility staff; responding to questions; Ability to work independently and remain self-motivated with minimal direct supervision.

 

  • Intellectual: Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to analyze patient progress, document as needed, and report as needed. 

 

Principal Contacts:   Patients, Providers, Nurses, Facility Personnel

 

Position Requirements:

  • Education: Graduate of an accredited College of Pharmacy.

 

  • Professional: Licensed by the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy

Education Requirements (Any)

Graduate of accredited college of pharmacy.

Additional Information / Benefits

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability


This job reports to the Chief Pharmacist

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift.

Relocation is not provided and travel is required occasionally

Number of Openings for this position: 1