Pella Regional Health Center Retail Pharmacist in Pella, Iowa

Retail Pharmacist




Full Time




Closing Date

Job Details:

  • Performs professional retail pharmaceutical work in the compounding and dispensing of drugs. Provides education to patients providing information and advice regarding drug interactions, side effects, dosage and proper medication storage. Must demonstrate proficiency in providing pharmaceutical services to persons of all ages, including neonates, children, adolescents, adults and the geriatric population. Works collaboratively with the Pharmacy team to ensure patients' needs are met and the best service possible is provided.

Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities:

v Graduate of an accredited college of Pharmacy with BS or higher in Pharmacy.

v Iowa Pharmacy License that is current and in good standing.

v 2-3 years retail pharmacy experience preferred.

v Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.

v High degree of empathetic listening, tact and kindness toward others.

v Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

v Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

v Ability to communicate well verbally. Must work effectively as a member of a team.

v Strong computer knowledge.

v Technical skills associated with duties listed within this job description. Must be competent in all assigned areas.

v Must demonstrate leadership and effective communication skills as required for this position.