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Inpatient Hospital Pharmacist - Per Diem (Overnights)
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Inpatient Hospital Pharmacist - Per Diem (Overnights)

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $55.00 - $58.00 /Hour
Other Pay Depends on experience
Employment Type Per Diem
Job Type Pharmaceutical, Health Care, Other
Education Not Specified
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others Yes
Relocation No
Industry Employment - Recruiting - Staffing, Other Great Industries
Required Travel Negligible

Job Description

INPATIENT HOSPITAL PHARMACIST - PER DIEM (OVERNIGHTS) needed immediately to work 7 on/7 off overnight shift at one of the most renowned inpatient hospitals in the Phoenix metro area!

Position Responsibilities:


     • Under indirect supervision, monitors and/or manages the medication therapy of specific hospitalized or ambulatory patients as assigned to assure optimum therapeutic results and cost-effective prescribing.
    • Reviews laboratory test results and the patient's progress to detect adverse drug reactions, and confers with and assists medical personnel in laboratory test interpretation, care and treatment of patients.
    • Interviews patients to obtain information regarding medication use, medication allergies and sensitivities.
    • Documents the information in the patient's electronic medical record and other systems as appropriate.
    • Advises patients of directions for use, medication, storage requirements, importance of compliance, precautions and warning for medication therapy.
    • Advises the patient on the use of related devices and the coordination of drug therapy with diet, according to established policies and procedures.
    • Provides medical personnel with medication information, drug therapy options, and pharmacokinetic dosing advice.
    • Orders and adjusts dosages, orders laboratory tests, and administers medication under protocol according to established policies and procedures.
    • Dispenses, compounds, procures, stores, and distributes pharmacy products.
    • Monitors the effectiveness and accuracy of medication distribution.
    • Reviews physician pharmacy products.
    • Monitors the effectiveness and accuracy of medication distribution.
    • Reviews physician orders, and enters orders, in the patient's electronic medical record.
    • Verifies accuracy of transcription or data entry in the medication administration record or electronic medical record.
    • Verifies accuracy of medication preparation and dispensing by pharmacy personnel.
    • Reviews patient's medical record to verify proper delivery and correct administration of medication.
    • Reports discrepancies to appropriate medical and/or administrative personnel.
    • Participates in assigned education and training programs.
    • As necessary, provides in-services and educational programs for pharmacy, other medical personnel, and patients.
    • As necessary, participates in patient care rounds, hospital committees, utilization review, and quality management programs.
    • Performs other duties as required.
    • Provides direction to Pharmacist Residents, Pharmacist Interns, Pharmacy Technicians, and other non-licensed personnel.

Job Requirements



  • Valid, CLEAN/CLEAR State of Arizona Pharmacist License
  • Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree (PharmD., M.S) in pharmacy. 
  • 2 years of recent (within the last two years) inpatient hospital pharmacy experience is REQUIRED.
  • Must be available to work 7 on/7 off Weds-Tues. OVERNIGHT shift schedule; 10-hour shifts each day including weekends of coinciding weeks
  • Ability to compete Rx relief hiring & compliance process and health screenings as required by facility.


Rx relief is the nation's leading specialty staffing firm specializing in ONLY pharmacy positions. We offer competitive pay, benefits, and opportunities to work with some of the premiere pharmacies and health care organizations across the country. Join us today!

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Inpatient Hospital Pharmacist - Per Diem (Overnights)

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