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Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Dedicated Pharmacist offering fourteen years of experience ensuring accurate review, processing and dispensing of medications in alignment with orders. Skilled in collaborating with team members to expedite urgent requests while maintaining impeccable focus on safety, accuracy and confidentiality. Advanced communicator with all levels of staff, clients, management and healthcare administrators.

To seek and maintain a part-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills.

Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Identifying Medication Reactions
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Patient Referrals
Work History
01/2008 to Current
Staff Pharmacist Cvs Health Porter, TX,
  • Vaccinated patients to provide immunity against influenza, pneumonia and other diseases.
  • Interpreted prescriptions from healthcare providers to properly dispense medications and health products.
  • Recommended OTC devices or medication options to help mitigate individual symptoms.
  • Compounded and repackaged unit-doses, topical medications and sterile products.
  • Correctly completed pharmacy daily and weekly reports.
  • Communicated regularly with physicians, nurses, insurance companies and managed care organizations.
  • Received and accurately processed written prescriptions from customers using medical computer system.
  • Directly supervised [Number] Pharmacy Technicians, interns and support staff while on duty.


  • Evaluated patient histories to assess medication compliance and spot issues such as doctor shopping or excessive usage.
  • Prepared medication and IV orders for convalescent facilities and hospitals.
  • Troubleshot mechanical issues with Pyxis machines and other equipment.
  • Checked prescriptions for appropriate dosage, drug interactions, allergies and contra-indications before dispensing medications.
  • Prepacked bulk medicines, filled bottles with prescribed medications and affixed correct labels.
  • Properly compounded and dispensed medications as prescribed by doctors and dentists.
  • Completed new and updated patient profiles with lists of patient medications.
  • Saved patients money and increased pharmacy profit margins with therapeutically equivalent and more cost-effective generic drugs.
  • Assessed correct identity, strength and purity of medications when filling prescriptions.
  • Supervised dispensation of controlled substances using careful oversight and audit procedures.
  • Verified and labeled prescriptions with 8 point check.
08/1980 to 05/2021
Hospital Corpsman Cvs Health Pottstown, PA,
  • Provided emergency medical care and conducted physical exams and interviews to gain medical history and relevant health data.
  • Administered medical care for range of conditions and basic health concerns.
  • Assisted [Number] Marines in returning to full duty, cutting downtime and expenses.
  • Transported sick and injured and conducted preliminary physical examinations.
  • Filled prescriptions and maintained pharmacy stock.
  • Provided leadership, delegation and exceptional medical service in high-pressure situations.
  • Rendered emergency medical treatment and administered immunization programs.
  • Learned new techniques to better serve patients' needs.
  • Followed decontamination and mandatory reporting procedures when dealing with infectious individuals.
03/2008 to 03/2018
Staff Pharmacist Dean Health Columbus, WI,
  • Vaccinated patients to provide immunity against influenza, pneumonia and other diseases.
  • Interpreted prescriptions from healthcare providers to properly dispense medications and health products.
  • Recommended OTC devices or medication options to help mitigate individual symptoms.
  • Compounded and repackaged unit-doses, topical medications and sterile products.
  • Checked medication bottles for proper labeling before allocating to patients.
  • Regularly stocked shelves, rotated stock and checked for expired medications.
  • Effectively resolved insurance rejections and other billing issues.
  • Maintained state and federal records of legendary drugs and controlled substances.
  • Received and accurately processed written prescriptions from customers using medical computer system.
  • Communicated regularly with physicians, nurses, insurance companies and managed care organizations.
  • Conducted blood pressure screenings and counseled patients on hypertension.
  • Directly supervised [Number] Pharmacy Technicians, interns and support staff while on duty.
  • Evaluated patient histories to assess medication compliance and spot issues such as doctor shopping or excessive usage.
  • Checked prescriptions for appropriate dosage, drug interactions, allergies and contra-indications before dispensing medications.
  • Prepacked bulk medicines, filled bottles with prescribed medications and affixed correct labels.
  • Enthusiastically answered questions regarding medications and side effects and printed out detailed information on pharmaceuticals for customers.
  • Properly compounded and dispensed medications as prescribed by doctors and dentists.
  • Completed new and updated patient profiles with lists of patient medications.
  • Assessed correct identity, strength and purity of medications when filling prescriptions.
  • Prepared medications such as emulsions, liquids, powders and ointments.
  • Verified and labeled prescriptions with 8 point check.
05/1999 to 11/2007
Pharmacy Technician Florida Hospital City, STATE,
  • Performed various pharmacy operational activities with strong commitment to accuracy, efficiency and service quality.
  • Restocked pharmacy shelves with current merchandise to drive consistent peripheral sales.
  • Monitored ordering of pharmacy medication stock to maintain streamlined inventory and low overhead.
  • Located and measured medications according to prescription information, making modifications as instructed by pharmacists and providers.
  • Helped pharmacist clear problematic prescriptions and address customer questions to keep pharmacy efficient.
  • Answered incoming phone calls and addressed questions from customers and healthcare providers.
  • Stocked, labeled and inventoried medication to keep accurate records.
  • Counted and labeled prescriptions with correct item and quantity.
  • Counted, measured, and compounded medications following standard procedures.
  • Performed wide range of pharmacy operations with strong commitment to accuracy, efficiency and service quality.
  • Restocked automated medication dispensing equipment.
  • Prepared intravenous solutions, admixtures, respiratory drugs and other solutions using aseptic techniques.
Education
Expected in 05/2007
Doctor of Pharmacy: Pharmacy
Florida Agricultural And Mechanical University - Tallahassee, FL
GPA:
Expected in 07/2003
Associate of Science: Premedicine
Valencia College - Orlando, FL
GPA:
Expected in 05/1999
Associate of Arts:
University of South Carolina - Beaufort - Okatie, SC
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Florida Agricultural And Mechanical University
  • Valencia College
  • University of South Carolina - Beaufort

Job Titles Held:

  • Staff Pharmacist
  • Hospital Corpsman
  • Staff Pharmacist
  • Pharmacy Technician

Degrees

  • Doctor of Pharmacy
  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Arts

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