Pharmacist Jobs in Newport News, VA

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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CVS Health - Williamsburg, VA (19 miles from Newport News, VA)
Job Information CVS Health Staff Pharmacist FT in Williamsburg, Virginia Job Description Summary: Health is everything....
1 day ago
Virginia State Government - Williamsburg, VA (19 miles from Newport News, VA)
Job Information Virginia State Government Pharmacist in Williamsburg, Virginia Title: PharmacistLocation: US-VA-Williamsburg...
15 hours ago
Anthem Blue Cross - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
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...
6 days ago
CVS Health - Williamsburg, VA (19 miles from Newport News, VA)
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....
7 days ago
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc - Yorktown, VA (13 miles from Newport News, VA)
Ensures the use of all elements of the Good Faith Dispensing policy in conjunction with state and federal controlled substance laws when filling prescriptions....
7 days ago
Wal-Mart - Newport News, VA
Position Summary... What you'll do... Provides pharmaceutical care to Customers, including processing and accurately dispensing prescription orders, counseling Customers regarding health care and...
7 days ago
Anthem, Inc. - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Partner with other pharmacists to support departmental education and training Qualifications Must possess an active unrestricted state license to practice pharmacy as a Registered Pharmacist (RPh)....
7 days ago
Williamsburg, VA (19 miles from Newport News, VA)
Working Title Pharmacist Role Title Pharmacist I - 49131 Job Open Date 09/16/2020 Job Close Date 10/02/2020 Open Until Filled No Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery...
8 days ago
Harris Teeter - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Be immunization-certified to administer immunizations/vaccinations such as flu shots and any other vaccine or immunization as listed in the approved 'standing physician orders'....
9 days ago
Wal-Mart - Newport News, VA
Position Summary... What you'll do... Provides comprehensive patient care to members by processing and accurately dispensing prescription orders; administering immunizations; counseling members...
24 days ago
Bon Secours Mercy Health - Newport News, VA
Clinical Pharmacist Specialists perform all expectations of the Staff Pharmacists, in addition to expectations specific to Clinical Specialists. JOB REQUIREMENTS B.S. or Pharm....
30+ days ago
Department of Defense - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Specialized experience includes the responsibility for the development of special formulas, extemporaneous compoundings and special preparations; provide authoritative advice to other pharmacists and...
90+ days ago
Department of Defense - Suffolk, VA (12 miles from Newport News, VA)
Specialized experience includes the responsibility for the development of special formulas, extemporaneous compoundings and special preparations; provide authoritative advice to other pharmacists and...
90+ days ago
Department of Defense - Portsmouth, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Specialized experience includes the responsibility for the development of special formulas, extemporaneous compoundings and special preparations; provide authoritative advice to other pharmacists and...
90+ days ago

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Pharmacist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Highest Education Level

Pharmacists in Newport News, VA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (47.8%)
  • 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 Newport News, VA
  • 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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