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Pharmacist - Per Diem in Norwalk at Los Angeles Community Hospital at Norwalk

Date Posted: 3/14/2019

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Job Description


We are hospitals and affiliated medical groups, working closely together for the benefit of every person who comes to us for care. We build comprehensive networks of quality healthcare services that are designed to offer our patients highly coordinated, personalized care and help them live healthier lives. Through collaboration, we strive to provide all of our patients and medical group members with the quality, affordable healthcare they need and deserve.

The Pharmacist is responsible for the day-to­day operations of the department, both clinically and administratively, ensuring quality patient care and services are rendered in timely manner. Performs all pharmacy distribution (medication order entry, preparation and dispensing of medication), in accordance with pharmacy policy and procedure and all state and federal laws. 

Job Responsibilities/Duties

  • Compounds, prepares, mixes, manufactures and dispenses medicines and preparations.
  • Performs assay and quality control tests.
  • Answers questions regarding drugs for physicians, professional and nonprofessional staff and patients.
  • Prepares stock solutions, replenishes shelf stock after applying labels and pricing stock.
  • Maintains narcotic and hypnotic medication records.
  • May prepare IV additives and unit doses.


Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Pharmacy recognized by the California State Board of Pharmacy. An advanced degree, such as a Doctor of Pharmacy or Masters of Sciences, is preferred.

Minimum Experience: Previous experience as a Staff Pharmacist or residency in an ASHP accredited, with some supervisory experience in an acute care hospital setting is required.  

Req. Certification/Licensure: Must have California State Pharmacist license.

Employee Value Proposition

Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc., is guided by a diverse and highly experienced leadership core. This group maintains the vision that has made Prospect a needed difference-maker in the lives of so many patients today, and many executives contribute to our continued efforts. As a member of our highly effective team of professionals you will receive:

  • Company 401K
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance
  • Paid time-off
  • Life insurance

How to Apply

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We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.

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