Giant Eagle Supermarkets

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Floater Pharmacist (FT) Columbus Market

Giant Eagle Supermarkets - Columbus, Ohio

Posted: 12/9/2018

About Us

Giant Eagle Pharmacy - A Quarter Century Filling Real Needs. Giant Eagle's first pharmacy opened March 17, 1980 in Penn Hills, PA. Throughout the 1980's, our pharmacy growth was fueled by extending the marketing philosophy of absolute minimum pricing to prescriptions. Today, Giant Eagle serves thousands of customers every day with over 200 pharmacies. Giant Eagle pharmacy meets a variety of customer needs, from filling prescriptions and administering flu shots to conducting free health screenings and providing patient education.

Position Summary

The purpose of this position is to join and contribute to a service conscious pharmacy team who will consistently build relationships with patients by exceeding their needs and providing safe, accurate and efficient care to achieve optimal patient, team member and company outcomes.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform all duties to contribute to the safe and efficient dispensing of all patient orders by following all quality assurance policy and procedures
  • Model excellent patient care by respecting, engaging and enthusiastically meeting or exceeding all patient needs including counseling and problem solving.
  • Perform all duties of a Pharmacist, including but not limited to, interpret, fill and refill prescriptions for medications/durable medical equipment, reviewing all clinical aspects of the prescription; maintaining patient profiles; verifying patient receives accurate medications/durable medical equipment
  • Assist Team Leader to provide an optimal team and patient experience by proper delegation of work assignments and efficient use of supplies and equipment
  • Assist Team Leader in maintaining inventories and ordering products and supplies in order to meet patient requirements and maximize profits
  • Maintain a neat and sterile work environment to ensure all company, local, state and federal government requirements are met.
  • Review all appropriate service and business metrics and assist team on action plans to improve outcomes
  • Complete all required paperwork and have knowledge of audit procedures
  • Assist in the execution of all company initiatives and programs
  • Remain informed and up to date on new drugs, therapies, and developments in the pharmacy industry. Maintain professional competency and service skills. Be an advocate for positive change in the pharmacy profession to improve, advance, and expand both patient care and company performance.
  • Continuously build professional rapport with outside partners including physicians, nurses, medical assistants, industry representatives and vendors
  • Perform duties of Pharmacy Team Leader and Pharmacy Technician as required
  • Assist in mentoring/training new team members in the Pharmacy
  • Create and maintain a positive work environment for all team members.
  • Provide coaching and feedback to Team Members, as appropriate, following proper guidelines.
  • Adhere to all company, state and federal policies, laws and regulations
  • Administer immunizations and actively participate in clinical services to optimize patient and company outcomes.
  • Little or no financial or budgetary responsibility Amount of Budgetary Responsibility: \\$0

Education and Training Required

  • Bachelors Degree Pharmacy

Experience Required

  • 0 to 6 months

Age Requirement

  • At least 21 years of age


** Retail Shifts **

Competencies Required

  • Adaptability
  • Customer Focused
  • Gets Things Done
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Respect for Self and Others
  • Business and Financial Acumen
  • Builds High Performance Teams
  • Communicate w/Courage & Impact
  • Manages Team Execution

Work Environment

  • Normal office environment

Physical requirements

  • Carrying Up to 25 pounds
  • Lifting Up to 25 pounds

Equipment Used

  • Calculator
  • Computer
  • Copier
  • Fax Machine
  • Printer
  • Telephone

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