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Chief Ambulatory Pharmacist



Huntington, WV, USA
Posted on Wednesday, August 16, 2023
We are seeking a motivated and organized Chief Ambulatory Care Pharmacist to join our team at PursueCareRx Pharmacy in Huntington, WV. In this mission critical position, you will play a crucial role in providing exceptional quality of care and outstanding customer service. Your strong communication skills and genuine care and empathy will enable you to work effectively with patients, physicians, pharmacists, and patient coordinators.

Position Description:
PursueCareRx is dedicated to delivering quality and respectful patient care, with a focus on medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for Substance Use Disorder (SUD). As the Chief Ambulatory pharmacist you will l lead our ambulatory. pharmacy team in Huntington, WV. Your primary responsibilities will include overseeing daily ambulatory pharmacy operations, ensuring compliance with regulatory practices, promoting patient safety, and upholding our mission-driven approach to care.

Essential Functions:
As the Chief Ambulatory Pharmacist, your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
1. Managing the ambulatory pharmacy team and overseeing their activities.
2. Maintaining exceptional customer service through effective communication with patients, physicians, and healthcare staff.
3. Ensuring that patients receive appropriate counseling on their medications.
4. Maintaining accurate inventory of medications.
5. Collaborating with the PursueCare team to implement patient care initiatives and support the mission of providing compassionate addiction treatment.
6. Adhering to all regulatory requirements set by the FDA and state-specific regulations for pharmacy services.

To excel in this role, you should meet the following requirements:
1. Currently licensed and in good standing with the West Virginia State Board of Pharmacy, or willingness to obtain the WV license if relocating and possess another state pharmacist license.
2. Hold a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) or BS Pharmacy degree from an accredited School of Pharmacy.
3. Experience working in a retail or clinical pharmacy setting, supporting clinical assistance to patients.
4. Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to coordinate and assist patient care in a professional and friendly manner.
5. Ability to adapt to new technology and pharmacy software/systems as necessary.
6. Good critical thinking and creative problem-solving abilities.
7. Self-directed and motivated, with the ability to multitask and manage multiple activities.
8. Passion for our mission of providing compassionate addiction treatment.

Physical Requirements/Work Environment:
The work is primarily performed in a pharmacy setting, where you will be regularly required to sit, stand, and demonstrate manual dexterity. Reasonable accommodations can be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.

Where You'll Work:
PursueCareRx Pharmacy is a mission-driven, full-service pharmacy located in Huntington, WV. We are part of the PursueCare family, which brings telehealth addiction treatment to patients through a smartphone application. Our pharmacy plays an integral role in the recovery journey, ensuring that each patient receives the necessary medication without stigmatization. PursueCareRx upholds the highest standards for clinical excellence and continually innovates to provide care to vulnerable populations.

We offer competitive pay, bonus opportunities, comprehensive health benefits, a 401K with company contributions, and flexible paid time off. PursueCareRx is committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer and providing living wages.

To learn more about PursueCareRx, please visit our website at htttps://

Please note that this job description is not all-inclusive, and there may be additional tasks and responsibilities as required.