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Pharmacist Jobs in Los Angeles, CA at Dignity Health



Title: Pharmacist

Company: Dignity Health

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Salary: $80K – $100K*

Category: Hospitals & Medical Centers

Job Description

Overview

Founded in 1887, Dignity Health – California Hospital Medical Center is a 318-bed, acute care, nonprofit hospital located in downtown Los Angeles. The hospital offers a full complement of services including a Level II trauma center, the Los Angeles Center for Women’s Health, obstetrics and pediatric services, and comprehensive cardiac and surgical services. The hospital shares a legacy of humankindness with Dignity Health, one of the nation’s five largest health care systems.

Responsibilities

The registered Pharmacist, counsels physicians, nurses and patients regarding drug therapy; performs or supervises the interpreting and filling of drug orders or the manufacturing and distribution of sterile and non-sterile drug items. Enforces state law and regulatory agency mandates regarding control of the medication environment. Provides support for and participates in patient management activities and other administrative processes as needed. Promotes safe, effective use of pharmacuetical products and provides consultative and other support on an as needed basis.

Qualifications

Requirements:

Previous hospital experience preferred.

Residency training qualifies as hospital experience if in an acute care facility.

Possession of a valid certificate of registration as a licensed pharmacist issued by the California State Board of Pharmacy.

This position is represented by SEIU

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Valid through: 6/17/2020

 

About Dignity Health



Dignity Health is a California-based not-for-profit public-benefit corporation that operates hospitals and ancillary care facilities in 3 states. As such, it is exempt from federal and state income taxes. Dignity Health is the fifth largest hospital system in the nation and the largest not-for-profit hospital provider in California. Dignity Health was founded in 1986 by the Sisters of Mercy under the name Catholic Healthcare West. From the time of its founding, and until 2012, the company was an official ministry of the Roman Catholic Church. In 2012, the companys corporate governance structure changed, moving it out of the Catholic Church and resulting in a name change to Dignity Health. Dignity Health is the official health care provider of the San Francisco Giants. It provides services to minor and major league players, and has a clinic at AT&T Park that offers urgent care and physical therapy services to fans and the surrounding community.