Lead Pharmacist (7on/7off Overnight) Houston, Texas

in Stafford, TX

Lead Pharmacist (7on/7off Overnight) Houston, Texas Job

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    13651 Dublin Ct.
    Stafford, TX 77477, US

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    Pharmacy Operations

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    Full time

Your safety is our top priority. We regularly consult with medical professionals on best practices in COVID-19 prevention to protect our employees. We train our employees on these best practices and regularly clean our sites in accordance with CDC guidelines. Please note: All individuals entering our facilities are required to complete a self-health check, wear a mask and follow all posted guidelines.

Cardinal Health Innovative Delivery Solutions

With over 45 years of experience in helping hundreds of hospital and outpatient pharmacies, we provide access to best practice strategies and tactics to control costs, improve workflow and enhance safety.  Cardinal Health Innovative Delivery Solutions is one of the largest employers of acute-care pharmacist in the United States.  Cardinal Health is the employer of choice for pharmacists because we offer a variety of career opportunities in pharmacy leadership, clinical specialties, remote order entry, business management, medication therapy management and more. 

*This is not a remote position, you will be required to report to our locked door facility*

Shift: 7on/7off 4:00pm - 3:00am Thursday - Wednesday (subject to change)

Hospital Pharmacist Remote Order Entry

Through our remote service, we serve acute-care hospitals, providing you an opportunity to practice hospital pharmacy outside of a hospital setting.  Utilize your clinical skills – including monitoring, dosing and reviewing patient medication therapy – and leave the dispensing to the hospital.  This unique approach to pharmacy operations results in flexible work schedules, a team environment and time for you to focus on what you do best – patient care.

Cardinal Health Remote Pharmacy Services is currently searching for a highly energetic and clinically oriented lead pharmacist to join our remote pharmacy team.  Pharmacists will utilize their clinical skills to remotely service our clients’ patients, and provide a top notch continuity of care.  This position requires you to work within our licensed pharmacy and not from your home.


Remote order entry and CPOE order evaluation and verificationAssure acquisition or renewal of all pharmacy staff licensesPerforms as staff pharmacist as neededPhysician and nursing consultationsClinical medication dosing servicesReview and monitoring of profiles and lab values for therapeutic outcomesCoordinates access to medications according to facility policy and procedures, and in compliance with state and federal laws and regulations.

Lead Responsibilities:

Monitor workflows to ensure that optimal order processing times are maintainedTrack account updates, revise due diligence forms and database, and communicate this information via a standardized communication formIdentify educational deficiencies and implement a plan to addressSchedule team staffing and adjust staffing to meet changing needsCommunicate with Director and/or Regional Director regarding: Account and IT issues (in a timely manner)Performance issues and excellenceProjects as assigned


Active pharmacy license(s) in state of residence as well as state of original licensure.2-4 years of clinical hospital inpatient experience preferred. Ability to gain reciprocity to additional states required for practice.Computer savvy to learn and perform successful operation of multiple pharmacy information systems.Excellent communication skills to enable the successful interactions with other healthcare professionals to facilitate the delivery of competent clinical care.  Ability to set priorities and work independently; Courteous and team-oriented.Flexible and adaptive to change in work-load, equipment, procedures, and standards; ensures that the pharmaceutical care needs of patients are met.Prior supervisory experience is preferred.

Covid-19 vaccination is required in order to be employed in this position. This includes either:

o 2 doses of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine

o 1 dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.


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