Pharmacist Jobs in Acton, MA

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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Lahey Health - Burlington, MA (11 miles from Acton, MA)
into the intervention database in accordance with departmental policy Responsible for day-to-day management of drug distribution, including all controlled substances, IV medications, extemporaneously compounded...
1 day ago
Dana Farber Cancer Institute - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
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6 hours ago
CVS Health - West Roxbury, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
Required Qualifications Minimum Required Qualifications • Active Pharmacy License in the state in which you are employed • Not on the DEA Excluded Parties List • Immunization Certification...
15 hours ago
Massachusetts General Hospital - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
These clinicians are aligned with target interdisciplinary programs and specialty services to deliver medication therapy management within specialty patient care services and to ensure pharmaceutical...
4 hours ago
Boston Children's Hospital - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
Poison Information Specialist (RN or Pharmacist) includes wknd & eve Boston Children's Hospital Boston, MA Full Time Apply on company site Job Details At Boston Childrens Hospital, the quality of our...
2 hours ago
PharMerica - Lowell, MA (11 miles from Acton, MA)
Our Company PharMerica Overview Our Pharmacy group focuses on providing exceptional customer service and meeting the pharmacy needs for hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals, long-term acute care...
1 day ago
Steward Health Care - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
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2 hours ago
Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH) - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
For credentialed pharmacists working under CDTM agreements, an additional 5 contact hours or 0.5 continuing education units of Board-approved continuing education that address areas of practice generally...
4 days ago
Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH) - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
controlled substance inventory -identifies, recommends treatment of and reports adverse drug reactions -identifies and reports therapy errors -supervises the activities of the technician -trains other pharmacists...
4 days ago
McLean Hospital(MCL) - Waltham, MA (12 miles from Acton, MA)
Job Description: Qualifications Education: BS and/or PharmD from an accredited College of Pharmacy. Residency experience preferred. Board Certification in Pharmacotherapy or Psychiatry preferred....
4 days ago
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
Registration Massachusetts Pharmacist required. 1-3 years related work experience required....
6 days ago
Randstad - Framingham, MA (13 miles from Acton, MA)
Our client is hiring for a Pharmacist position located near Framingham, MA....
6 days ago
Massachusetts General Hospital - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
These clinicians are aligned with target interdisciplinary programs and specialty services to deliver medication therapy management within specialty patient care services and to ensure pharmaceutical...
6 days ago
Option Care Health - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
admixture procedures (b) knowledge of non-sterile compounding, immunizations and medication therapy management (MTM) (c) completion of an ASHP accredited Pharmacy Residency Program, (d) completion...
6 days ago
Massachusetts General Hospital - Boston, MA (21 miles from Acton, MA)
These clinicians are aligned with target interdisciplinary programs and specialty services to deliver medication therapy management within specialty patient care services and to ensure pharmaceutical...
7 days ago

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Salary for Pharmacist Jobs in Acton, MA

This is the average annual salary for Pharmacist jobs in Acton, MA as reported by the BLS.

$118,059

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Highest Education Level

Pharmacists in Acton, MA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (49.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (34.9%)
  • Master's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (3.5%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (2.3%)
  • 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 Acton, MA
  • 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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