Pharmacist Jobs in Cohoes, NY

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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Anthem Blue Cross - Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Pharmacist Clinical The Pharmacist Clinical is responsible for managing the pharmacy department production and operations processes as well as any pharmacy department programs established to maintain...
1 day ago
Humana - Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
The Oncology Staff Utilization Management Pharmacist is a clinical pharmacist who completes medical necessity and comprehensive medication reviews for prescriptions requiring pre-authorization, with...
4 days ago
CVS Health - Clifton Park, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Job Information CVS Health Night Pharmacist FT in Clifton Park, New York Job Description Summary: Health is everything....
6 days ago
Ascension, B45 - Amsterdam, NY (24 miles from Cohoes, NY)
May float to provide coverage of pharmacy needs.* Provides patient counseling efficiently and effectively when required....
8 days ago
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc - Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Ensures the use of all elements of the Good Faith Dispensing policy in conjunction with state and federal controlled substance laws when filling prescriptions....
8 days ago
CVS Health - Saratoga Springs, NY (18 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Job Information CVS Health Staff Pharmacist Floater PT - Temporary Seasonal in Saratoga Springs, New York Job Description Summary: Health is everything....
9 days ago
CVS Health - Clifton Park, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
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....
15 days ago
CVS Health - Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Directly supervise pharmacy technicians and support personnel in the appropriate compounding, packaging and labeling of compounded sterile products....
17 days ago
Rite Aid - Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
The associate is responsible for the functions below, in addition to other duties as assigned: Ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of all prescriptions filled by completing Drug Utilization Review...
17 days ago
CVS Health - Burnt Hills, NY (13 miles from Cohoes, NY)
hours Staff Pharmacist FT CVS Caremark Burnt Hills, NY 12027 Add to Favorites Share Job Apply Now $1 Jobs Rated 33rd **Job Description** Summary: Health is everything....
18 days ago
CVS Health - Clifton Park, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
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....
19 days ago
CVS Health - Saratoga Springs, NY (18 miles from Cohoes, NY)
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....
21 days ago
Walgreens - Albany, NY (5 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Experience performing prescription dispensing activities that demonstrate a strong working knowledge of applicable state and federal controlled substance laws....
21 days ago
Walgreens - Colonie, NY (6 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Performs pharmacist tasks including compounding, drug therapy reviews, verification, and medication management....
24 days ago
CoreMedical Group - Menands, NY (7 miles from Cohoes, NY)
Inpatient Pharmacist Manager We have an exceptional opportunity for a Pharmacist Manager in the Albany area....
24 days ago

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Highest Education Level

Pharmacists in Cohoes, NY offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (47.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (35.7%)
  • 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 Cohoes, NY
  • 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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