Patient service-oriented Pharmacist with a Doctor of Pharmacy Degree and experienced in collaborating with multidisciplinary teams in determining an optimal medication regimen. Detail-orientated and focused on accuracy & efficiency. Well-versed in working with a team as well as conflict resolution.
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Pharmacy Licensure (PH237328, 2017-Present)
The State of Connecticut Pharmacist Licensure
American Pharmacist Association Immunization Certified (2014-Present)
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (2014-Present)
Pharmacist09/2015 to CurrentProcare Long Term Care PharmacyCheshire, CT
Achieved accuracy and efficiency in the verification of prescriptions
through interpretations of computerized physician order entry and EMR
interfaces such as Docutrack and Frameworks.
Constructed as well as ensured the accuracy of various intravenous
medications including total parenteral nutrition
Performed IV to PO conversions as well as opioid analgesic conversions.
Assumed management responsibility over entire pharmacy in absence of
Supervised pharmacy technicians to ensure: proper
order entry, accurate filling of prescriptions, productive workflow, security
of the pharmacy area, and adherence to delivery schedules.
Collaborated with physicians and nurses to
ensure patients receive the most optimal medication regimen.
Answered questions from healthcare providers regarding dosing,
medication reconciliation, and therapeutic interchange.
Train newly hired pharmacists and pharmacy
technicians to become familiar with the pharmacy computer system and assist
their transition into the pharmacy's regular workflow.
compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) as well as all local,
state and federal laws.
Maintain a perpetual inventory of controlled substances, ensuring
proper handling, documentation, dispensing, and packaging.
Pharmacist06/2014 to 09/2015Rite Aid PharmacyRidgefield, CT
Ensure accuracy and appropriateness of all prescriptions filled by
completing Drug Utilization Reviews and Final Quality Assurances, applicable to
state and federal Board of Pharmacy regulations.
Accomplished profitable business and script growth through recommended
clinical programs including appropriate immunization and when available MTM
(Medication Therapy Management), DCS (Diabetes Care Specialist), and all
ongoing other programs as identified
Provide excellent customer service by assisting customers with
medical-related issues and providing healthcare counseling
Supervise work completed by Pharmacy Technicians and support staff
while on duty
Assist Pharmacy Manager to train, coach, and manage Pharmacy associates
Assume management responsibility over entire pharmacy in absence of
Comply with all federal and state laws and regulations as well as
maintain appropriate security of Pharmacy department
Handle and resolve customer issues, complaints and questions to build
customer trust and loyalty
Collaborated with physicians and utilize reference material to gain
information on customers and prescriptions and to resolve any issues that arise
Pharmacy Intern03/2014 to 05/2014UMASS Memorial Prescription CenterWorcester, MA
transplant patients on their drug regimen and assisted in refilling pill boxes
clinical reviews via Allscripts and presented daily patient presentations
weekly drug consults and disease state presentations
Pharmacy Intern02/2014 to 03/2014Price ChopperWorcester, MA
patients on their prescription medications and OTC medications
Medication Therapy Management
transcribed, and filled prescriptions
Pharmacy Intern01/2014 to 02/2014Athol HospitalAthol, MA
Created patient drug information leaflets
Answered questions from other healthcare providers regarding
Attended rounds and filled patient cassettes
Collaborated with physicians over rounds on the patients to
give the most optimal therapy
Activities and Honors
Member, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (12/12 - Present)
Member, Phi Lambda Sigma, Pharmacy Leadership Society (3/12 - 5/14)
Member, National Community Pharmacists Association (11/11 - 5/14)
Member, Christian Student Association (11/11 - 5/14)
The Steven Cohen Pharmaceutical Sciences Research