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Hospital Pharmacist Remote Order Entry (Part-time...
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Cardinal Health | Westmont, IL
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Job Description

This position requires you to work within our licensed pharmacy and not from your home.

Weekend Schedule 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. plus two days a week

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.

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 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.


* Remote order entry and CPOE order evaluation and verification
* Assure acquisition or renewal of all pharmacy staff licenses
* Performs as staff pharmacist as needed
* Physician and nursing consultations
* Clinical medication dosing services
* Review and monitoring of profiles and lab values for therapeutic outcomes
* Coordinates access to medications according to facility policy and procedures, and in compliance with state and federal laws and regulations.


* 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.

About Cardinal Health

Cardinal Health, Inc. (Cardinal Health) is a provider of products and services to healthcare industry. During the fiscal year ended June 30, 2009 (fiscal 2009), the Company had three segments: Healthcare Supply Chain Services, Clinical and Medical Products and All Other. Effective July 1, 2009, the Company changed its segments to three segments: Pharmaceutical, Medical and CareFusion. On August 25, 2009, the Company spun-off 80.1% of a wholly owned subsidiary, CareFusion Corporation (CareFusion). Through its Healthcare Supply Chain Services-Pharmaceutical segment, the Company distributes a line of branded and generic pharmaceutical products, over-the-counter healthcare products and consumer products (pharmaceutical products). During fiscal 2009, the Company divested the Tecomet (orthopedic implants and instruments) and MedSystems (enteral devices and airway management products) businesses that were part of All Other segment. (Source: 10-K)