Employment Duration: Full time Department: Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center
Staff Pharmacist - Full Time Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center Bangor, ME
No evenings, no weekends!
This position will work Monday-Friday primarily at Dorothea Dix but may need to cover at Riverview Psychiatric and will rotate call for both Dorothea Dix and Riverview.
Hours: Pharmacy is open Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm
The staff pharmacist evaluates and interprets orders and dispenses medications according to written orders/prescriptions issued by an authorized prescriber. The staff pharmacist will also identify, prevent, assess, and resolve medication-related problems to ensure a safe and optimal patient outcome; and promote, through criteria based protocols, clinically rational drug therapy and sound pharmaceutical care. This position will also participate in patient care rounds and work with treatment teams as assigned; including direct patient care activities such as patient education. This is a staffing position and will be the Pharmacist In Charge (PIC).
Facility: Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center formerly known as Bangor Mental Health Institute located in Bangor, Maine is one of two State psychiatric hospitals under the Maine State Department of Health and Human Services. DDPC is a 51 bed psychiatric hospital serving two-thirds of the State's geographic area that provides services for people with severe mental illness. Riverview Psychiatric Center is a 92 bed acute care inpatient psychiatric hospital operated by the State of Maine. Riverview treats any referred and appropriate adult who require intensive 24-hour psychiatric services.
Pharmacy: The pharmacy uses Pyxis and Medics. Management of the pharmacy has been outsourced to Comprehensive Pharmacy Services. In addition after hours order entry services are provided by CPS Remote Solutions.
Benefits: CPS full-time employees enjoy a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance / 401(k) with a Match / Paid Holidays / Paid Time Off (PTO) Program / Company Paid Short- and Long-Term Disability / Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance / Medical Flex and Dependent Care Accounts and more.
About CPS: We're Comprehensive Pharmacy Services or CPS, a pharmacy services provider for 500+ acute-care hospitals, long term acute-care, behavioral health systems, long term acute-care and specialty hospitals across the U.S. and in Puerto Rico. For over 40 years, we have delivered pharmacy service value through financial, operational, clinical, therapeutic, and regulatory expertise. And we're growing at a breathtaking rate. You will discover, along with 2000+ other employees, that CPS is a company you'll be proud to grow with.
Requirements: -Pharmacy degree (BS or PharmD) -Active Maine pharmacist license in good standing -Minimum 1 year recent experience in a clinical hospital pharmacy setting -Psychiatric Residency And/Or BCPP a plus -Experience in a pharmacy leadership position desired -Effective verbal and written communication
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More than 300 clients throughout the United States, Puerto Ric...o and the Virgin Islands rely on CPS for pharmacy management services. We serve acute care hospitals, behavioral hospitals and specialty hospitals, as well as outpatient and retail pharmacies. From a new center in Illinois, we provide hospitals with remote order entry services.
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