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Pharmacy Manager

Location:
Roslindale, MA
Posted:
January 07, 2020

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Cheryl Horwath Rashid

Roslindale, MA *****

ada8k2@r.postjobfree.com 617-***-****

MA State Pharmacist License #: PH19341

SUMMARY

Registered Pharmacist with over 20 years’ of experience

Experience with oncology medications and protocols in hospital and clinic settings

Experience in compounding of non-sterile medications and compliance with USP 795

Experience in compounding of sterile medications and compliance with USP 797

Experience in worker safety and compliance with USP 800

Provided clinical recommendations to clinicians based on patient parameters

Provided consultation in IV Therapies, Education of nurses in proprietary computer systems, inventory management, payroll, scheduling and training of all employees in all settings

Ensure verification of electronic order entry including but not limited to screening for duplicate orders and selection of appropriate products

Segueing to complete responsibility for all aspects of pharmacy operation and services including scheduling, workflow, inventory control, financial management and educational programs for professional and technical staff

Accomplished moving of pharmacy location with continued accreditation including all regulatory aspects and coordination of agencies

Knowledge of varied computer systems as well as adaptability to adjust to all working situations: hospital, retail, nursing home, health maintenance organizations and home care is essential

Multiple individual pharmacist licenses

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, Mount Prospect, IL 10/2019 – Present

Pharmacy Surveyor

NABP operates the following accreditation programs, which accredit qualifying healthcare organizations such as pharmacies and wholesale drug distributors based upon an evaluation of the organization’s credentials, policies, operations, and other information to determine compliance with applicable program criteria:

oVerified-Accredited Wholesale Distributors® (VAWD®) program.

oDurable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS) program.

oVerified Internet Pharmacy Practice Sites™ (VIPPS®) program.

oSuch other accreditation, certification, or inspection programs that NABP may implement or operate from time to time.

Soliant Health (Formerly Cardinal Health Staffing), Canton, MA 01/2018 - Present

Pharmacist 02/1998 – 03/2005

Contract assignments to cover various temporary assignments through a central coordinator

Knowledge of varied computer systems as well as adaptability to adjust to all working situations

Home Care, hospital, retail, nursing home, and health maintenance organizations were all serviced

Atrius Health Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates- Boston, MA 12/2018- 9/2019

Oncology Pharmacy Supervisor

Chemotherapy clinic staffing and consultation for nine oncology physicians

Consultation with Oncology Nurses for optimal patient care

Responsibility for updating the pharmacy physical plant to USP 800

Responsibility for updating pharmacy policy and procedures for USP 797

Developing pharmacy policy and procedure for USP 800

Served on corporate committees on medication safety and compliance

Supervised oncology pharmacists and certified pharmacy compounding technicians

Maintained individual and pharmacy compliance standards for continual licensure

Cardinal Health Pharmacy, Marlboro, MA 03/2013 – 06/2017

Staff Pharmacist

Duties included: processing physician computer order entries, entering written physician orders, pharmaceutical renal dosing of antibiotics and anticoagulants, triage of professional telephone inquiries including therapy recommendations and consultation and discussion of appropriate IV therapies

Oversaw work of Pharmacy Technicians and served as a resource to department and other hospital staff

Ensured accuracy of compounded medications with compliance to USP 797

Ensured safe dispensing of medications & preparation of IV medications

Verification of electronic order entry including but not limited to screening for duplicate orders and selection of appropriate products

Remote order entry providing coverage for all aspects of contracted hospital Pharmacy services in thirteen states

Compounding of non-sterile medications and compliance with USP 795

Compounding of sterile medications and compliance with USP 797

Provided clinical recommendations to clinicians based on patient parameters

Perceptive Healthcare, North Reading, MA 08/2011 – 02/2013

Pharmacist

Contract assignments to staff temporary positions created from extended leave vacancies in Hospital, Home Care and Long-term Care facilities

Oversaw work of Pharmacy Technicians and served as a resource to department staff

Evaluate patient’s medication regimens/medication reconciliation

Ensure accuracy of compounded medications with compliance to USP 797

Compounding of non-sterile medications and compliance with USP 795

Compounding of sterile medications and compliance with USP 797

Provide clinical recommendations to clinicians based on patient parameters

Shamrock Medical Solution Group, Taunton, MA 08/2010 – 07/2011

Staff Pharmacist

A FDA registered state of the art repackaging manufacturer providing unit dose medications for hospitals, doctor’s offices and clinics - providing General Pharmacist services to maintain quality and accuracy of products prior to shipping to clients

Preferred Pharmacy Solutions, LLC, Haverhill, MA 04/2007 – 06/2010

Pharmacy Manager

Planned from construction to opening all aspects, including policy and procedures, licensure and hiring, for new Nursing Home Pharmacy

Managed and staffed sustained growth of beds from 200 to 2200

Ensure accuracy of compounded medications with compliance to USP 797

Compounding of non-sterile medications and compliance with USP 795

Compounding of sterile medications and compliance with USP 797

Provide clinical recommendations to clinicians based on patient parameters

Staffing and coverage of 24 hour on call availability were key elements of this successful collaboration

Consultation in IV Therapies, Education of nurses in proprietary computer systems, inventory management, payroll, scheduling and training of all employees encompassed the responsibilities of this position

Pharmaceutical Strategies Staffing, Inc., Wakefield, MA 04/2005 – 06/2007

Pharmacist

Clinical IV Network, Pawtucket, RI 04/2004 – 10/2004

Director of Pharmacy

Genesis Health Ventures, Inc., Woburn, MA 01/2001 – 02/2004

Pharmacy Manager/Infusion Manager

EDUCATION

Northeastern University, Boston, MA - - - - Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy



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