Pharmacist Jobs in Iowa

Responsible for medication orders and dispensation. Pharmacists process prescriptions in computer systems, prioritize supply shipments, manage inventory, and ensure that all practices regarding medications and their distribution comply with laws and regulations. Depending on the work environment, they may administer vaccinations, prepare compounded medications and IVs, or perform complex dose calculations.

Pharmacists must have strong interpersonal and communication skills, as they frequently work with a team and interface directly with patients. They counsel clients in regards to their prescriptions and provide clinical information to physicians or other healthcare professionals.

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Catholic Health Initiative - Des Moines, IA
Overview CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to...
1 day ago
Hy-Vee - Davenport, IA
There is an occasional exposure to dangerous chemicals/solvents while compounding products and chemotherapy drugs....
2 days ago
UnityPoint Health - Des Moines, IA
until Iowa Pharmacist license is obtained Valid driver's license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons....
1 day ago
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc - Iowa City, IA
Ensures the use of all elements of the Good Faith Dispensing policy in conjunction with state and federal controlled substance laws when filling prescriptions....
2 days ago
Hy-Vee - Council Bluffs, IA
There is an occasional exposure to dangerous chemicals/solvents while compounding products and chemotherapy drugs....
1 day ago
Anthem Blue Cross - Des Moines, IA
Pharmacist Clinical/Specialty Programs in Des Moines, Iowa Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
2 days ago
Walgreens - Urbandale, IA
Performs pharmacist tasks including compounding, drug therapy reviews, verification, and medication management....
3 days ago
Walgreens - Council Bluffs, IA
Performs pharmacist tasks including compounding, drug therapy reviews, verification, and medication management....
3 days ago
Anthem Blue Cross - West Des Moines, IA
Pharmacist Clinical/Specialty Programs in West Des Moines, Iowa Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
3 days ago
Anthem Blue Cross - West Des Moines, IA
Product Manager Sr (PharmD/Pharmacist) in West Des Moines, Iowa Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Your Talent. Our Vision....
4 days ago
United Health Group - Sioux City, IA
Keywords\: pharmacy, manager, PharmD, retail pharmacy, APhA, immunization, pharmaceutical...
4 days ago
Walmart - Cedar Rapids, IA
... What you'll do... Provides comprehensive patient care to members by processing and accurately dispensing prescription orders; administering immunizations; counseling members regarding health...
4 days ago
Winneshiek Medical Center - Decorah, IA
Staff Pharmacist - Full Time Posted on October 15, 2020 Salaried Exempt The Pharmacist is responsible to ensure the prompt and accurate delivery of medications to patients in the hospital setting....
5 days ago
Walgreens - Des Moines, IA
Performs pharmacist tasks including compounding, drug therapy reviews, verification, and medication management....
5 days ago
Option Care Health - Urbandale, IA
license as granted by the State Board of Pharmacy One of the following: One of the following: (a) At least one 1 year of experience in sterile IV admixture procedures (b) knowledge of non-sterile compounding...
5 days ago

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Pharmacist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Become Pharmacist in Canada - PEBC Qualifying Exam MCQ
The Qualifying Exam Part I (MCQ) is a primary exam towards Canadian pharmacy licensure. The MCQ has been designed to evaluate the knowledge of Canadian Pharmacy Graduates and International...

Become Pharmacist in Canada - FULL PEBC Evaluating Exam
The Evaluating Exam (EE) is the first exam towards Canadian pharmacy licensure. In case you have not yet registered for the exam, simply visit our website for guidance. The EE has been designed to...

Essentials of Good Pharmacy Practice: The Basics

This course provides pharmacists with some essential knowledge to provide better pharmaceutical services and professional abilities, related to the World Health Organisation’s Good Pharmacy...


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Salary for Pharmacist Jobs in Iowa

This is the average annual salary for Pharmacist jobs in Iowa as reported by the BLS.

$117,322

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Pharmacist positions.

Highest Education Level

Pharmacists in Iowa offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (47.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (35.6%)
  • Master's Degree (6.9%)
  • High School or GED (3.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (2.4%)
  • Some College (0.2%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Pharmacists in Iowa
  • 1-2 years (28.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (27.7%)
  • None (27.6%)
  • 2-4 years (15.7%)
  • 6-8 years (0.6%)
  • 10+ years (0.3%)

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