New Job Staff Pharmacist In Northwest Territories

Staff Pharmacist
Staff Pharmacist

Staff Pharmacist

Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : $104,000–$125,000 a year
Location : Northwest Territories

Full Description

Department Information

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) offers challenging and exciting careers in health and social services delivery and administration in Canada’s North. The Territorial Authority has service locations in communities across the territory and a staff of more than 1,600 serving over 43,000 residents of the NWT and 5,900 residents of the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut. Challenging work, welcoming communities, and expanded opportunities are some of the benefits offered to employees of the NTHSSA.

Job Information

Reporting directly to the Manager, Pharmacy Services, you will maintain and monitor the procurement and distribution of medications, provide drug information and education within Stanton Territorial Hospital (STH) and its affiliated clinics. You may also provide functional direction to the pharmacy technician(s) during the delivery of their pharmaceutical services and assist them in the management of the automatic dispensing cabinets (ADC) system to assure medications are accessible to healthcare staff in a safe and efficient manner.

In addition to providing medication distribution services and drug information to inpatient and select outpatient populations; you will provide support to ambulatory care services such as Dialysis Clinic and Medical Daycare in regards to pharmaceutical care.

The Pharmacy requires 24-hour coverage. Therefore, you will be required to share standby on a weekly rotating basis with other pharmacy staff members (approximately 7 shifts every 4 to 6 weeks).

Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:
This level of knowledge is typically acquired through the completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Pharmacy.

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Health Recruitment
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Tel (867) 767-9154 Extension 14106
Fax (867) 873-0445
[email protected]

Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.