Pharmacist In Charge resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary
Pharmacist with clinical experience and exceptional people skills. Diverse background in pharmacy. 26 years of experience as a pharmacist. Looking for a challenging role as a Clinical Pharmacist.

Core Qualifications
  • Pharmacist in Charge
  • Clinical hospital Experience
  • EMAR Athena software 
  • CIPS software 
  • Compassionate attitude
  • Enjoys team work
  • Inventory control
  • Supervisory skills 
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Communicates skills
  • Works well independently
  • Always strives for excellence 
Pharmacist in Charge, 2015 to 07/2016
TruepillHayward, CA,
  • Sole pharmacist for 340B pharmacy located inside Federally Qualified Health Center
  • Responsible for ensuring all rules and regulations relevant to operation of a 340B pharmacy were followed according to HRSA.
  • Developed policies and procedures manual 
  • Led team of 4 pharmacy staff
  • Provided information for physicians inside clinic
  • Communicated in very basic Spanish with bilingual patients.
  • Maintained inventory and monitored inventory audits
  • Doubled volume of prescriptions filled and sold 
  • Developed a loyal customer following 
  • Promoted Care Health Clinic and Pharmacy within community​
Staff Pharmacist, 04/2009 to 11/2014
TruepillBrooklyn, NY,
  • Processed Escribed prescriptions for all of SCDC
  • Supervised pharmacy technicians filling prescriptions and monthly refills
  • Provided information to physicians covering other institutions
  • On call every 12 weeks for 2 weeks at a time
  • Responsible for 24 bed Kirkland inpatient infirmary 
  • Developed new system for infirmary medications
  • Worked closely with practitioner and nurses in infirmary to provide timely information and medications for the patients
  • Consultant Pharmacist for up to 9 different SCDC institutions
  • Worked with nurses to help identify problems at these institutions and developed solutions for these issues
  • Received Can Do Award during prior work experience at SCDC
Staff Pharmacist, 05/2008 to 02/2009
TruepillAustin, TX,
  • Performed basic pharmacist duties
  • Counseled patients on prescriptions and over the counter products
  • Maintained  Schedule 2 perpetual inventory log each month
  • Trained technicians on computer system to give pharmacist more time with the patients
Staff Pharmacist/Pharmacist in Charge, 2006 to 05/2008
TruepillMiami, FL,
  • Began as staff pharmacist performing basic duties
  • Promoted to Pharmacist in Charge after approximately 3 months
  • Reorganized pharmacy to ensure a smoother workflow
  • Maintained inventory levels inorder to take advantage of automatic ordering system
  • Hired and retained new staff members by training each technician 
  • Developed a loyal customer base at this location by improving customer service and customer satisfaction
  • Ensured a smooth transition from Brooks Eckerd to Rite Aid 
  • Trained pharmacy staff on new computer system for Rite Aid
  • Prescription volume doubled in size from the 200's to over 400 per day
  • Store was ranked number 1 in the Columbia district for several months and always remained within the top five stores within the district
Staff Pharmacist, 04/1999 to 2006
Thomas Drug Store, IncCity, STATE,
  • Began as a relief pharmacist
  • Became full time pharmacist after 6 months
  • Performed basic pharmacist duties
  • Worked with customers answering questions, counseling and recommending over the counter products
  • Learned about Durable Medical Equipment
  • Compounded simple formulations before new regulations were instituted
  • Trained pharmacy technicians to use computer to process new and refill prescriptions
  • Improved pharmacy technician schedule to use technicians more effectively during busiest hours
  • Maintained inventory for the pharmacy
  • Continued to build a loyal customer base by reaching out to younger customers
  • Prescription volume increased from 150 per day upwards to 250 per day
Staff Pharmacist and Coordinator, Pharmacokinetics, 1991 to 01/1999
Springs Memorial HospitalCity, STATE,
  • Ensured the accuracy of pharmacy technicians processing new medication orders from input to delivery 
  • Rounds on morning shift
  • Rounds for pharmacy dosing, culture and sensitivity responses, total parenteral and peripheral parenteral nutrition suggestions, and other clinical duties on afternoon/evening shift.
  • On call pharmacist on afternoon/evening shift and every third weekend.
  • Attended and assisted in Code Blue emergencies throughout the hospital
  • Developed  pharmacokinetics program at Springs Memorial Hospital
  • Responsible for developing, writing and instituting all aspects of aminoglycoside dosing program
  • Coordinated education for nurses on new pharmacy policy
  • Presented pharmacokinetics program to Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee for approval
  • Developed and instituted sliding scale Heparin drip protocol 
  • Presented Heparin protocol to Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee for approval
  • Attended Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee meetings when needed
  • Made recommendations for closed formulary system to maintain a cost effective inventory
  • Trained pharmacy technicians in aseptic technique to prepare IV medications
  • Prepared Chemotherapy medications for inpatient and outpatients ​
Bachelor of Science: Pharmacy, Expected in 1990
  • Magna Cum Laude
  • President of Rho Chi Pharmacy National Honor Society
  • Member Phi Beta Kappa
  • Plough Scholarship
Associate of Science: Pre-Pharmacy, Expected in 1988
University of South Carolina at Lancaster - Lancaster, South Carolina
  • Highest Honors
  • Albertine Moore Scholarship 
  • Science and Math Award 
Professional Affiliations
  • Past Member of SC Society of Health Systems Pharmacists
  • Past Member of SC Pharmacy Association
  • Pharmacist License State of South Carolina #7497
  • Immunization Certification by APhA
  • BLS Certification by American Heart Association
  • Attended University of Florida School of Pharmacy Pharmacokinetics training
  • Playing piano and organ
  • Working with young people at church
  • Accompanist for  Andrew Jackson Middle School chorus
  • Teaching piano lessons
  • Reading
  • Walking for exercise
  • Cooking new recipes
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Excel
  • CIPS
  • Athena software for Medical professions
  • QS/1 
  • NRX by QS/1​

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School Attended

  • University of South Carolina at Lancaster

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  • Pharmacist in Charge
  • Staff Pharmacist
  • Staff Pharmacist
  • Staff Pharmacist/Pharmacist in Charge
  • Staff Pharmacist
  • Staff Pharmacist and Coordinator, Pharmacokinetics


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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