Riverside Behavioral Health Center, a Campus of Riverside Regional Medical Center, located in Hampton, Virginia is currently recruiting for a labor pool Pharmacist to join their dynamic team of compassionate professionals.
Riverside Behavioral Health Center, an established mental health care provider in Hampton Roads since 1983, provides psychiatric and chemical dependency services to children, adolescents and adults on an outpatient and inpatient basis. We offer a variety of services such as Inpatient Adult Services, Inpatient Child and Adolescent Services, Adolescent Residential Services and Outpatient Services, to individuals who experience emotional, psychological and behavioral problems. Individual, family and group therapy, recreation therapy, art therapy, life skills groups, and medication management are key components of the programs we provide. For more information please visit www.riversideonline.com/rbhc.
Job Summary: Supervises and performs packaging and dispensing of pharmaceuticals according to prescription, physician order or floor stock request. Monitors patient profiles to assure appropriate dosage and therapy. Provides current drug information. Possesses the skills and ability to assess data reflective of patient status and to interpret this information and identify the patients' needs in relation to age specific requirements, and to provide care as described in accordance with state and federal law and regulation, and facility policy and procedures. Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: Graduate of school of pharmacy. If a foreign graduate of pharmacy, has completed all requirements for equivalency as outlined by the National Association of Board of Pharmacy (NABP.)
Certification/Licensure: Licensed or eligible by the State of Virginia as a pharmacist. Current BLS is preferred.
Experience: Previous hospital pharmacy experience preferred. Must be able-read, comprehend and interpret data.