Staff Pharmacist- Per Diem

Comprehensive Pharmacy Services - Metairie, LA (30+ days ago)3.3

Staff Pharmacist-Per Diem
BridgePoint Continuing Care Hospital
Metairie, LA

As a per diem Staff Pharmacist with Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS ) at BridgePoint Continuing Care East Jefferson Hospital, you will fill orders with accuracy; maintain security of pharmacy and controlled substances; enter orders and patient information with accuracy; aid in the training of new staff; update the Director about the daily activities of the pharmacy; and aid the Director in maintaining the pharmacy. This position is scheduled to work a variable 8 hour day shift during the week from 8a-5:30p and every other weekend (Saturday and Sunday) from 8a-Noon, with paid on call immediately following your shift .

About the Facility: BridgePoint Continuing Care Hospital, located within East Jefferson Hospital, consists of high acute and Medical-Surgical/Telemetry beds and provides services to patients who require longer hospital stays. Being collocated inside another hospital, allows patients to easily transition between levels of care without leaving the facility. This hospital is licensed by the State of Louisiana and certified by the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services.The pharmacy is open Monday-Friday from 8am-5:30 pm and weekends from 8a-Noon. All staff in the pharmacy are employed by CPS along with management of the pharmacy.

Pharmacy degree (BS or PharmD)
Current LA license in good standing
At least 1 year of recent Pharmacist work experience; in an acute setting preferred
Ability to work independently, set priorities, make critical decisions, and respond to client concerns
Ability to work cooperatively with other members of CPS and hospital and pharmacy staff
Must be able to start working on a Monday (start dates are twice per month)
Benefits : Part time CPS employees enjoy a competitive hourly pay rate, pro-rated Paid Time Off (sick, vacation and holidays all in one bank), and are eligible to participate in the 401(k) savings plan with a match.

About CPS: Founded nearly 50 years ago and employing over 2,500 clinical, regulatory, and operational pharmacy professionals, Comprehensive Pharmacy Services is the nation’s oldest and largest provider of pharmacy support services to more than 700 hospitals and healthcare facilities across the United States and Puerto Rico. CPS helps hospital pharmacists tackle complex problems such as medication reconciliation, hyper-inflated drug costs, standardization, centralized distribution, regulatory & compliance, and 340B programs leading to increased quality, reduced admissions and lower costs. Services provided by CPS include pharmacy management, pharmacy consulting, specialized pharmacy services, telepharmacy, 340B program compliance assurance, ambulatory & retail pharmacy services, medication related transition of care, and pharmacy analytics. For more information, visit

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