Job Title: Staff Pharmacist

Company: Margaretville Hospital

City/State: Margaretville, NY

Category: Allied Health Prof/Technical

Department: Pharmacy

Union: No

Position: Per Diem

Hours: Variable

Shift: Variable

Req #: 30583

Hiring Range: $77.25/hr

Job Details:

The Pharmacist will provide service to Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center. The Pharmacist will assure safe and proper use of medication across a diverse suite of settings including retail, institutional and long-term care according to policies and procedures, regulations and highest professional standards. The Pharmacist will assist with special projects and tasks as needed, and will serve as a supervisor for pharmacy staff.


  • Margaretville Hospital


    • Provides all daily Patient Medications & Drug Chart Exchanges as per current schedule.
    • Complete daily Discharge Prescription Billing.
    • Provide Patient Education materials.
    • Assist with Quarterly QA reports.
    • Assist with QA System.
    • Provide all Requested Drug Information.
    • Assist with keeping the Pharmacy compliant with Federal, State and DNV regulations.
    • Maintain appropriate levels of Formulary Medications.
    • Annual barrier isolator, glove box, IV hood maintenance-required to review ASHP sterile compounding guidelines and the current manufacturer SOP for the barrier isolator located in the Pharmacy and complete exam annually.
  • Retail Pharmacy:
    • Supervise daily retail operations.
    • Process all daily prescription orders
  • Mountainside Nursing Home


    • Fill & Deliver all Daily Medication Orders.
    • Fill and deliver weekly Medication Cart Exchanges.
    • Complete all Medication-Related Billing at End of Month, Mid-Month Discharges, or whenever there is a Change of Insurance.
    • Process all Returns of Medications and Issue Appropriate Credits.
    • Produce a Monthly Charge of true cost for all OTC & Prescription Items used by the nursing home.
    • Provide drug information requested by residents, nursing staff and Physicians.
    • Maintain a Patient Profile system to monitor drug interactions, patient allergies & duplication of therapy.
    • Maintain a Unit Dose system to provide unit does medications as required.
    • Maintain Emergency Medication boxes as required.


  • 1+ year of experience, preferred


  • Graduate of a School of Pharmacy accredited by the New York State Department of Education, with a current licensure to practice Pharmacy in the state of New York.

Licenses / Certifications:

  • NYS Pharmacy License. Completes education/competencies as required.


  • Interacts with all Hospital/Nursing Home Departments, Personnel and Ambulance squads, and the public. Must be able to think and act rapidly.

About Us:

Margaretville Hospital

Margaretville Hospital, in Margaretville, NY, is home to Delaware County’s most advanced critical-care access hospital. This 15-bed facility cares for more than 240 inpatients annually while performing 14,000 outpatient procedures each year. Margaretville Hospital was named one of the top 100 critical-access hospitals in the nation by the National Rural Health Association. It provides emergency care, ambulatory care services, laboratory testing, medical imaging, physical and occupational therapy, swing-bed rehabilitation programs, respite care, and board-certified specialist and wellness education.