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Calling all Golfers! Join us for the 23rd annual Albert W. Jowdy Memorial Golf Classic on Monday, May 18th, 2015, at Athens Country Club. Registration opens at 8:00am and shotgun start at 9:30am. Register online at https://gail.uga.edu/events/phar/phar---jowdy-golf-classic--2015

The registration brochure can also be found here.

For more information contact Kim Hamby, Director of Alumni Affairs, at 706-542-4536 or kihamby@uga.edu.

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Posted 5/13/15. Emergency Department Clinical Pharmacist at Athens Regional Medical Center, Athens, GA
This position will work collaboratively with other clinicians and health-care providers to implement and maintain innovative disease management programs and clinical pharmacy services in the Emergency Department. Primary responsibilities include provide/oversee medication reconciliation, drug distribution, and clinical services in the emergency department.
Required experience: Successful completion of PGY-1 (pharmacy practice residency with experience in the emergency department) or equivalent experience in the emergency department.
Highly desired: Successful completion of PGY-2 in critical care or emergency medicine.
Please refer to the ARHS Website for further information and application: www.athenshealth.org

Posted 5/7/15. PRN Floater Pharmacist, Athens, GA area
Part time hospital pharmacists needed to cover weekends, vacation, sick time, etc.
Great position for experienced hospital pharmacists looking to pick up extra hours and have a flexible schedule. Great for new grads or retail pharmacists looking to gain hospital pharmacy experience.
Float between 6-8 small hospitals in the Athens, GA area.
Submit resumes/CVs to Christa Childs at childsc@pharmdondemand.com or call her at (706) 715-3416. Visit our website at www.pharmdondemand.com or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pharmdondemand.

Posted 5/7/15. Hospital Pharmacist, Valdosta, GA area
PharmD on Demand now has job openings for full-time and part-time hospital pharmacy positions in the Valdosta area!
We are proud to offer:
- Competitive Salaries
- Full Benefits Package for our 30+ hour a week full-time employees
- Excellent Work Environment
- 100% Employee Retention Rate
Submit resumes/CVs to Christa Childs at childsc@pharmdondemand.com or call her at (706) 715-3416. Visit our website at www.pharmdondemand.com or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pharmdondemand.

Posted 5/7/15. Hospital Pharmacist, Waycross, GA area
PharmD on Demand now has job openings for full-time and part-time hospital pharmacy positions in the Waycross area!
We are proud to offer:
- Competitive Salaries
- Full Benefits Package for our 30+ hour a week full-time employees
- Excellent Work Environment
- 100% Employee Retention Rate
Submit resumes/CVs to Christa Childs at childsc@pharmdondemand.com or call her at (706) 715-3416. Visit our website at www.pharmdondemand.com or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pharmdondemand.

Posted 5/7/15. PRN Floater Pharmacist, Baxley, GA area
Part-time hospital pharmacists needed to cover weekends, vacation, sick time, etc.
Great position for experienced hospital pharmacists looking to pick up extra hours and have a flexible schedule. Great for new grads or retail pharmacists looking to gain hospital pharmacy experience.
Submit resumes/CVs to Christa Childs at childsc@pharmdondemand.com or call her at (706) 715-3416. Visit our website at www.pharmdondemand.com or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pharmdondemand.

Posted 5/7/15. PRN Pharmacist, Hawkinsville, GA area
Part-time hospital pharmacists needed to cover weekends, vacation, sick time, etc.
Great position for experienced hospital pharmacists looking to pick up extra hours and have a flexible schedule. Great for new grads or retail pharmacists looking to gain hospital pharmacy experience.
Submit resumes/CVs to Christa Childs at childsc@pharmdondemand.com or call her at (706) 715-3416. Visit our website at www.pharmdondemand.com or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pharmdondemand.

Posted 5/7/15. Director of Pharmacy, Putnam General Hospital, Eatonton, GA
Full-time 40 hours per week position
Staff and clinical pharmacist duties. Other responsibilities will include policy/procedure implementation, P&T committee involvement, supervision of operations, adherence to all pharmacy regulations andstandards.
Must have active GA Pharmacist license and have excellent professional references.
We are proud to offer:
- Competitive Salaries
- Full Benefits Package for our 30+ hour a week full-time employees
- Excellent Work Environment
- 100% Employee Retention Rate
Submit resumes/CVs to Christa Childs at childsc@pharmdondemand.com or call her at (706) 715-3416. Visit our website at www.pharmdondemand.com or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pharmdondemand.

Posted 4/29/15. Target--Southeast
Target is currently hiring for Pharmacist positions in the following locations:

  • Part-Time Float Pharmacist - East Orlando, FL
  • Pharmacy Manager - Panama City, FL
  • Part-Time Staff Pharmacist – Destin, FL
  • Part-Time Staff Pharmacist - North Jackson, MS
  • Part-Time Staff Pharmacist – Woodstock, GA
  • Part-Time Staff Pharmacist - Peachtree City, GA
  • Pharmacy Manager – Columbia, SC
  • Part-Time Staff Pharmacist - South Charlotte, NC
  • Full-Time Float Pharmacist – Greensboro, NC
  • Part-Time Staff Pharmacist – Burlington, NC
  • Part-Time Float Pharmacist - St. Petersburg, FL
  • Part-Time Staff Pharmacist – Tampa, FL
  • Pharmacy Manager - Cape Coral, FL
  • Part-Time Staff Pharmacist - Miami Gardens, FL

Part-time positions are 22 hours and are eligible for full benefits. Full-time positions are 42 hours with full benefits.

If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please e-mail using the address provided below with a copy of your current resume and position of interest. Should your qualifications align with the current open positions, you can expect to hear from our team within 5 business days. Should your qualifications better align for a future role, we will contact you at a later date.
Email: Stephen.Lytle@Target.com

Posted 4/2/15. Clinical Pharmacist, Alamosa, CO
San Luis Valley Health (SLVH) is a rural healthcare organization which serves the approximately 50,000 residents of the San Luis Valley. In addition to six clinics, we have San Luis Valley Regional Medical Center, a 49-bed hospital in Alamosa that houses the central Pharmacy. This hospital provides medical/surgical, intensive care, OB, diagnostic, oncology, surgery, and cardiology services. We also have Conejos County Hospital, a 15-bed critical access hospital in La Jara that serves the emergency and medical needs of individuals in Conejos and Costilla County. Learn more about our organization at http://www.sanluisvalleyhealth.org/

SLVH is seeking a full-time hospital Clinical Pharmacist. Our Pharmacy is open Monday through Friday from 7 am to 5:30 pm and weekends 8:30 am to 5 pm, and our pharmacists rotate overnight call. Our pharmacists interact with patients, family and other healthcare providers to assure desired patient outcomes through safe, timely, cost-effective medication therapy. We provide daily medication profile review, verify orders, consult on dosing, provide drug information; and review and process chemotherapy orders.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy with a minimum of a Doctor of Pharmacy degree or a B.S. Pharmacy degree with comparable clinical experience required
  • Currently licensed to practice pharmacy in the state of Colorado required
  • Prior hospital experience preferred
  • Oncology experience preferred

Alamosa, Colorado with 9,000 residents is located in south-central Colorado close to Taos and the New Mexico border. We are just south of Great Sand Dunes National Park and to the east of Wolf Creek Ski Area. We enjoy a semi-arid climate with many recreational opportunities including fly fishing, horseback riding, hiking, skiing, hunting and rock climbing. Learn more about the city of Alamosa at http://cityofalamosa.org/

For more information about this position, please contact Jessica Sabia at 719-587-1261 or e-mail jessica.sabia@slvrmc.org. Interested applicants in their last year of school should apply now.

Posted 3/27/15. Hospital Pharmacist, Ocilla, GA
Irwin County Hospital in Ocilla, Georgia, a 30-bed hospital, is seeking a full-time pharmacist with benefits. Flexible schedule with competitive salary. Call Director of Pharmacy at 229-468-3831 or cell 912-381-5500.

Posted 1/28/15. Hospital Pharmacists
Full- and part-time hospital pharmacist positions available. Flexible hours, benefit package, competitive pay. We are looking for hospital pharmacists for two small rural hospitals. Both are located in the middle Georgia area near Macon. Ideal person is self-motivated, has a strong work ethic, flexible nature, multi-tasker and can work well independently as well as in teams. To apply or learn more, please contact:
Amanda N. Loggins
VP of Business Development
PharmD on Demand
1607 Lea Haven Way
Athens, Georgia 30606
P: 706-389-5051
F: 877-974-2763
logginsa@pharmdondemand.com

Posted 11/3/14. Director, Clinical Pharmacy, St. Joseph’s/Candler, Savannah, Georgia
The Director, Clinical Pharmacy is responsible for the assessment, planning, integration, and management of clinical pharmacy services and education. A strong knowledge of the 340B Drug Pricing Program is required. Under the general direction of the VP of Patient Care Services/CNO, the Director will plan, organize and direct regulatory activities, and develop a departmental strategic plan embracing the rapid advancement of the pharmacy area.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of five years in pharmacy management including clinical and ambulatory services with prior involvement in undergraduate and postgraduate pharmacy education. A Pharm.D. is preferred and a completed postgraduate clinical pharmacy residency and/or fellowship. MHA or MBA is preferred.
An attractive compensation and relocation package will be provided.
For more information, contact:
Cynthia Seeba
Research Associate, Tyler & Company
E-mail: cseeba@tylerandco.com
Phone: 770-667-3786

Posted 9/26/14. Full-time Pharmacist in Dalton, GA
White's Pharmacy in Dalton, GA has an opening for a pharmacist who would be interested in managing full-time. For more information or to apply, contact White's Pharmacy, 2955 B Cleveland Road, Dalton, GA 30721; Phone 706-259-9707.

Posted 6/13/14. Unit Based Oncology Pharmacist--University Hospital, Augusta, Georgia
University Health Care System is anchored by the 581-bed University Hospital, and serves Augusta-Richmond County and the surrounding region. The University Hospital campus includes the W.G. Watson, M.D., Women's Center which features 36 obstetrical suites and state-of-the-art surgical suites dedicated for obstetrical and gynecological patients as well as a well-baby nursery and a 40-bed Level III Special Care Nursery offering neonatal intensive care to our smallest and most critically ill infants. University also owns two physician-based oncology clinics, one located at the hospital in Augusta and one located in Aiken, South Carolina. The newest addition to the health care system’s campus is the Heart & Vascular Institute, a 188,000-square-foot cardiovascular center with 72 universal inpatient suites, is the largest, most comprehensive center of its kind in the region and offers a full range of heart and vascular care, from diagnosis to rehabilitation. University has a long history as a leader in delivering cardiovascular, cancer and women's services. With quality as key focus in the delivery of care, University Hospital has been designated at the Consumer’s Choice Hospital for the region for the past 15 years and recently was awarded an “A” rating in hospital safety from The Leapfrog Group.
Basic Functions: The Unit Based Oncology Pharmacist works under the supervision of the Pharmacy Oncology Supervisor. He/she will work primarily in the oncology clinic in Aiken, SC but will also rotate through the oncology clinical in Augusta, GA as well as in the central pharmacy and nursing units at University Hospital. Basic functions with the position include performing distributive and pharmaceutical care services, in collaboration with physicians and nurses, to ensure appropriate, quality care for oncology patients as well as other adult patients with other medical and surgical needs.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Performing distributive functions and pharmaceutical care activities for identified patient populations
Serving as drug information resource for health care providers and patients
Providing supervision to technical support in the oncology clinic sites and central pharmacy
Collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to ensure optimal care for the patients served
Qualifications:
Bachelors Degree in Pharmacy or Doctor of Pharmacy Degree
Current South Carolina Board of Pharmacy License**
Current Georgia Board of Pharmacy License
One year hospital pharmacy experience required, oncology experience preferred
Strong interpersonal skills
**If no South Carolina license at the present but willing to pursue, candidate will be considered
If interested, apply on line at www.universityhealth.org/careers Keyword- pharmacist
For questions please contact Marie Jackson at mjackson@uh.org.

Posted 3/28/14. Pharmacist, Dublin, GA
Gayco Healthcare is a long-term care pharmacy which provides services for skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, personal care facilities, hospice, and correctional facilities throughout Georgia.
Pharmacist ensures pharmacy customers/patients receive medications and medical supplies on a timely basis; affirms prescription accuracy according to physician's orders; maximizes customer/patient quality of service within boundaries of expertise. Some Saturday and evening hours required. Closed on Sunday. Observes six holidays. Drug screen and background check required. Minimum one-year pharmacy experience preferred. B.S. in Pharmacy; current licensure in Georgia required.
To apply, send letter of application, resume, and three references to Human Resources, 507 Industrial Blvd, Dublin GA 31021 or email to lwicker@gaycohealthcare.com. Position open until filled.

Posted 3/18/14. Night-shift Pharmacist, Toccoa, GA
Stephens County Hospital in Toccoa, GA has an opening for a night-shift pharmacist; work 5 12-hour shifts Monday through Friday and then have 9 days off.
For more information, contact:
Robin Hart, RPh, Pharm.D.
Director of Pharmacy
Stephens County Hospital
163 Hospital Drive
Toccoa, GA 30577
706-282-4496 Ext. 4268
rhart@stephenscountyhospital.com

Posted 3/18/14. Clinical Pharmacist, Demorest, GA
Habersham Medical Center in Demorest, GA is looking for an experienced pharmacist with clinical skills.
Contact:
Allison Bentley, Pharm.D.
Director of Pharmacy Services
Habersham Medical Center
PO Box 37
Demorest, GA 30535
706-754-3113 Ext. 2461
ABentley@hcmcmed.org

Posted 3/18/14. Pharmacist, Atlanta area
P3 Compounding Pharmacy is looking for a full-time pharmacist. We have locations in Knoxville, TN, and Atlanta, GA. We are currently looking for a FT pharmacist (Hours M-F, 9AM – 6PM), Atlanta location, competitive pay, and we would be open to hiring a new grad.
For more information contact Casey Gaetano, Vice President, P3 Compounding Pharmacy, www.p3compounding.com,
Office (P3 GA): (404) 815-1610
Office (P3 TN): (865) 769-5180
Cell: (678) 571-2835

Posted 2/28/14. Sr. Regulatory Affairs Specialist, Memphis, TN
Medtronic, the world's largest medical technology company, provides therapies to treat many conditions including cardiac and vascular diseases, diabetes, neurological and spinal conditions. Our Spine business is developing many of the new standards of care in spinal and musculoskeletal therapies. We collaborate with world-renowned surgeons, researchers, and innovative partners to offer a broad range of state-of-the-art products and technologies that return patients to normal active lives more quickly, and treat a variety of musculoskeletal, neurological, orthopedic, and spinal conditions.
We are hiring a Sr Regulatory Affairs Specialist to coordinate and prepare document packages for regulatory submissions, internal audits and inspections. Compiles all materials required in submissions, license renewal and annual registrations. Recommends changes for labeling, manufacturing, marketing, and clinical protocol for regulatory compliance. Monitors and improves tracking / control systems. Keeps abreast of regulatory procedures and changes. May direct interaction with regulatory agencies on defined matters. Recommends strategies for earliest possible approvals of clinical trials applications.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree with 4+ years of related experience or Master’s degree with 2+ years of related experience.
Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in Regulatory submissions for medical devices.
Superior interpersonal skills.
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Proven ability to prioritize, conduct, and meet project deadlines.
Documented evidence of writing skills.
Proven project management and presentation skills.
Familiarity with medical terminology a plus.
To Apply: Email your resume to margaret.zachman@medtronic.com and apply on-line to requisition 91328 at www.medtronic.com/careers

Disclaimer: Positions are listed free-of-charge as a service to students, alumni and friends. We make no recommendations or guarantees about the positions or employers listed. Employers and job seekers are encouraged to perform due diligence as needed to establish each other’s credentials and qualifications. We do not assume any responsibility for wages, benefits, working conditions or any other aspect of employment. We reserve the right to edit or refuse job postings for any reason.

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Beginning with the Fall 2014 issue of UGARx, we will only be printing and mailing the magazine to those alumni donors and friends who have contributed more than $500 annually to the College of Pharmacy.

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