Dispense drugs prescribed by physicians and other health practitioners and provide information to patients about medications and their use. May advise physicians and other health practitioners on the selection, dosage, interactions, and side effects of medications.
* Attention to Detail
* Stress Tolerance
* Concern for Others
* Self Control
* Review prescriptions to assure accuracy, to ascertain the needed ingredients, and to evaluate their suitability.
* Provide information and advice regarding drug interactions, side effects, dosage, and proper medication storage.
* Maintain records, such as pharmacy files, patient profiles, charge system files, inventories, control records for radioactive nuclei, or registries of poisons, narcotics, or controlled drugs.
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical
Sample Job Titles
Apothecary, Clinical Pharmacist, Doctor of Pharmacy, Druggist, Hospital Pharmacist, Industrial Pharmacist, Outpatient Pharmacy Manager, Pharmacist, Pharmacist Apprentice, Pharmacist in Charge (PIC), Pharmacist in Charge, Owner (PIC, Owner), Pharmacy Consultant, Pharmacy Director, Pharmacy Informaticist, Pharmacy Intern, Pharmacy Manager, Pharmacy Services Director, Prescriptionist, Radiopharmacist, Registered Pharmacist, Retail Pharmacist, Staff Pharmacist, Staff Pharmacist, Hospital.