Pharmacist Jobs in Ridgeland, MS

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.

Search Pharmacist Jobs

1-15 of 15 Jobs
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Jackson, MS (9 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
120 bed nursing home care unit for 24 hours daily, including supervisory responsibility for the IV Sterile Compounding Technicians....
3 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Jackson, MS (9 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
Plans and directs training of pharmacists, technicians, and students in the IV Compounded Sterile Products program and Non-Sterile products program area....
2 days ago
University of Mississippi Medical Center - Jackson, MS (9 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
with a company in Jackson, MS.Duties and Responsibilities: To fill prescriptions, dispense medicines, and provide information to patients and other health practitioners regarding the nature and use...
5 days ago
Option Care Health - Jackson, MS (9 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
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
Walmart - Ridgeland, MS
... What you'll do... Provides pharmaceutical care to Customers, including processing and accurately dispensing prescription orders, counseling Customers regarding health care and prescription...
5 days ago
Option Care Health - Pearl, MS (12 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
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...
6 days ago
University of Mississippi Medical Center - Jackson, MS (9 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
Job Requisition ID: R00009131 Job Category: Health System Organization: Adult PCAP Location/s: Main Campus Jackson Job Title: Pharmacist - Adult PCAP - FT Job Summary: To fill prescriptions, dispense...
9 days ago
CVS Health - Jackson, MS (9 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
Job Description The Clinical Advisor position is an exciting pharmacist opportunity to use your clinical background in a client-facing role....
15 days ago
Walmart - Jackson, MS (9 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
... What you'll do... Provides pharmaceutical care to Customers, including processing and accurately dispensing prescription orders, counseling Customers regarding health care and prescription...
17 days ago
Soliant Health - Jackson, MS (9 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
Job Details: Inpatient Pharmacist Small Hospital Setting M - F 7a to 430pm. Some weekends (weekend shifts are 1/2 days)....
17 days ago
CVS Health - Ridgeland, MS
The Clinical Advisor position is an exciting pharmacist opportunity to use your clinical background in a client-facing role....
25 days ago
CVS Health - Pearl, MS (12 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
Job Information CVS Health Pharmacist - Full Time in Pearl, Mississippi Job Description Summary: Health is everything....
30+ days ago
CVS Health - Clinton, MS (12 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
PMP for pharmacist use)....
30+ days ago
CVS Health - Pearl, MS (12 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
As a Staff Pharmacist, you have a critical role at the forefront of delivering our purpose, modeling our values, and demonstrating genuine, authentic care for our patients....
45+ days ago
Baptist Memorial Health Care - Jackson, MS (9 miles from Ridgeland, MS)
Overview and Responsibilities Provides specialized clinical pharmacy services to improve drug usage and therapeutic outcomes including, but not limited to, advising physicians on issues concerning...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Ridgeland, MS

Moving to Ridgeland, MS? Find some basic demographic data about Ridgeland, MS below.


24,645
1,480
Medium

Pharmacist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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...

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...

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...


Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

Salary for Pharmacist Jobs in Ridgeland, MS

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

$121,614

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Pharmacist positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Pharmacist positions.

Highest Education Level

Pharmacists in Ridgeland, MS 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 Ridgeland, MS
  • 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%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Pharmacist Related Career Advice Articles

Community or Hospital Pharmacy: Which is Right for You?

While a variety of specialty practice areas exist for pharmacists, community and hospital are the two main settings these professionals work in. If you’re considering employment in a hospital or community pharmacy, learn more about each environment in this brief guide to determine which best aligns with your qualifications, skills, preferences, and career goals.


Pharmacist Job Outlook: Is Supply Meeting Demand?

Looking for pharmacist jobs? Learn more about the pharmacist job outlook through industry data and insights.


5 Key Traits of Successful Pharmacy Managers

Interested in becoming a pharmacy manager? Find out what it takes to succeed in this challenging yet highly lucrative and rewarding position.