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Staff / Relief Pharmacist Split - Saint John, NB

Requisition ID:  122481 

Career Group:  Pharmacy Careers 

Job Category:  National Pharmacy 

Travel Requirements:  50%+

Part Time or Full Time:  Full Time 

 

Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: New Brunswick (CA-NB) 

City: Saint John

Location: 2564 Catherwood Lawtons 

Postal Code:  

 

Our family of 127,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  

 

A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 

 

All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.

 

Overview

Sobeys Inc. has a unique opening for a full-time Staff / Relief Pharmacist. This position will be split between Lawtons Drugs #2564 in Saint John, New Brunswick and Relief Pharmacist shifts covering Saint John and surrounding area. The Relief Pharmacist covers vacant Staff Pharmacist shifts which are scheduled by the Relief Scheduling Coordinator. The Pharmacist is responsible for providing pharmacy services to customers and medical practitioners. The Pharmacist will play a key role in achieving departmental excellence in the areas of patient focused care, customer service, and workflow efficiencies. The Pharmacist will also provide guidance and supervision to Pharmacy students and Pharmacy Assistants and will ensure that all patients are offered and receive professional clinical services. Actively contributes to an environment of employee and customer engagement. Reliable transportation is required for this position and is the responsibility of the incumbent.

Job Description

Patient Focused Care

  • Focus is on clinical services (i.e; disease state mgmt., medication reviews, health risk assessments)
  • Prescription safety prioritizing technical functions to Pharmacy Assistants when available.
  • Initiate care plans, follow up, and document
  • Collect relevant patient, drug and disease information
  • Identification of actual and potential drug related problems
  • Monitor medication adherence
  • Provide patient counselling for new therapy and determine patients understanding as to why they are taking the medication.
  • Tailor counselling to the needs and concerns of the patient i.e. literacy, hearing loss, privacy, etc.

Customer Service

  • Exceeds customer expectations through ROLES efficiencies
  • Acknowledge customers promptly and professionally
  • Demonstrate warmth, empathy, and compassion towards the customer
  • Provide superior customer service to every customer

PROfile Programs

  • Responsible for understanding all PROfile offerings and providing each customer with the program that meets their health needs including but not limited to:
  • Pill Pack Plus
  • Diabetes Care in Action
  • Autofill Plus
  • Health Inform
  • Kids Club
  • Flavorx
  • Clinics

Other

  • Adhere to and implement all applicable company standards
  • Other duties as required
Job Requirements

Technical Skills:

  • Above average communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Self-directed and able to work independently to meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to be a team player in a fast paced environment

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from a recognized institution.
  • Must be a Licensed Pharmacist in the province of responsibility
  • Injection Certification
  • Previous experience in a retail and/or retail pharmacy setting preferred

 

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