201 - 17835 106 A Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, T5S 1V8
At MediSystem Pharmacy, you can use your skills to do meaningful work that has a real impact, in an environment that promotes learning, growth and opportunity. Whether it's your first job or you're ready for a new challenge, MediSystem Pharmacy can turn your potential into performance that is recognized and rewarded. We offer competitive pay, full benefits, and a work-life balance.
Why this role is important?
To ensure all prescriptions are dispensed in accordance with provincial regulations and company policies (professional / legal requirements) in order to provide the highest quality pharmaceutical care.
Ensure that all pharmacy staff complies with all company policies and operating procedures (regulatory/legal requirements) to enable pharmacists to deliver pharmaceutical care.
Train and supervise dispensary staff as required.
Assist in setting and achieving financial objectives for the company.
Assist in maintaining pharmacy inventory.
Present a professional image and provide friendly customer service.
Ensure that all dispensary staff presents a professional image and provide friendly customer service to foster relationship building. Stress the importance of their role in achieving satisfactory customer service.
Ensure that narcotics are properly received and recorded at the dispensary.
Ensure current and accurate professional profiles for all patients are maintained. Patient profiles must be updated on an ongoing basis to include correct spelling, address, phone, postal code, birth date, allergies and medical conditions.
Ensure that all prescriptions are processed using the triple check method and in accordance with professional/legal requirements.
Provide pharmaceutical interventions and document course of action.
Minimize medication incidents according to company policies and procedures.
In the event of a medication incident follow protocol for reporting.
Maintain balanced inventory to achieve projected inventory turns.
Maintain all educational materials and literature and provided to patients where appropriate.
Ensure that all professional and dispensary staff participates in training programs, and that staff share what they learned with other staff.
Document professional services rendered and the outcomes achieved as the direct result of providing pharmaceutical interventions.
The Pharmacist will document that dialogue occurred for both new and repeat prescriptions where provincial legislation requires it.
Assist in ensuring timely and accurate completion of third party processing, billing, re-submissions, and reporting.
Patient privacy and confidentiality is protected in accordance with regulations.
Comply with all federal and provincial pharmacy regulations.
Conduct Resident Medication Assessments on an annual and quarterly basis
Ensure nursing and retirement home processes and documentation meet regulatory compliance
Complete and evaluate medication utilization metrics
Assist with the development of facility medication policies and procedures
Ensure regular scheduled visits are made to all assigned facilities
Complete regular documentation of clinical work, to ensure full compliance with industry regulations and government legislation
Assist in development and implementation of industry leading clinical pharmacy service
Maintain ongoing collaboration and communication within the healthcare team and with the pharmacy team to develop strong partnerships
Complete Medication reconciliation on admission and re-admission to the homes
Be an integral member of and work collaboratively with the interdisciplinary health care team, including committee participation.
Review the medication management system and support safe medication practices within the facilities.
Actively educate and act as a resource for the nursing and medical staff as well as the residents and their families as it pertains to medication use and the medication system
Type of Role:
Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. recognizes Canada's diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.
In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.
Please Note: If you have Employee Self Service (ESS) on Workday, apply to this job via the Workday application.