Per-Diem Dispensing Pharmacist

    • Job Tracking ID: 512708-762331
    • Job Location: Scarborough, ME
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: March 08, 2021
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

New England Cancer Specialists (NECS) is seeking a Per-Diem Dispensing Pharmacist in our Scarborough, ME onsite pharmacy to work Wednesdays with additional hours possible for vacation and callout coverage. Our Pharmacists are an integral part of our oncology care team providing counsel and education to patients on their medications. They work closely with our Providers, Nurses and Financial Advocates to assure that all medications are dispensed safely and in compliance with Federal, State, and local regulations as well as insurance guidelines.

NECS is a private medical practice composed of 13 oncologists and hematologists serving the region from 5 different locations in Maine and New Hampshire. Our mission is to make life better for people with cancer and blood disorders. Kindness, compassion, and respect are part of everything that we do - from our phone operators to our physicians, every person on our team is important, and everyone makes a difference. We are proud to be an adult oncology member of the Dana-Farber Cancer Care Collaborative, striving to provide the highest quality care and unmatched, holistic support for every patient, every day.

Job Duties:

  • Dispense oral oncolytics and other agents related to oncology care. Verify that for oral oncolytics a chemotherapy consent form has been signed.
  • Educate patient on chemotherapy safe handling if appropriate.
  • Dispense antibiotics, antifungals, aromatase inhibitors (AIs), diuretics, steroids, antiemetics, supplements, etc.
  • Post charges for retail pharmacy using QS1, with interface to Nucleus Solutions.
  • Utilize EMR. All prescriptions, excluding narcotics, which we have elected not to fill internally at this time, are generated electronically.
  • Assess patients and act as a resource for patients on a regular basis.
  • Maintain patient care standards and assures that patient care functions, such as assessment, treatment and documentation are completed safely and effectively.
  • Initiate and documents appropriate interventions; evaluates and records patient/family response within practice protocol.
  • Maintain open and effective communication with all physicians, employees, and vendors.
  • Work collaboratively with the Clinical Research, Laboratory, Pharmacy, Business Office, HR, and Genetic departments.

Travel: Rare.

Experience and Skills:

  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate Pharmacy Degree
  • Registered Pharmacist in the State of Maine.
  • Board Certified Oncology Pharmacist preferred
  • Min Experience: 1-3 years


This position is not eligible for benefits. 

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

New England Cancer Specialists provides equal employment and promotional opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants, on the basis of experience, knowledge, training, education, ability to perform the essential functions of a position, and overall performance. All employment and promotional opportunities will be conducted in a lawful basis without regard to an individual’s race, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, color, physical or mental disabilities, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, or other characteristic protected under Federal, State, or local law.

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