Sanford Health Pharmacist - Emergency Room in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Pharmacist | Emergency Room | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : Pharmacy-SMCF

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Evenings

Hours Per Shift: 10 hr


Possesses the knowledge and ability to dispense prescription drugs to patients. Helps patients understand doctor's instructions and monitors patients' health and progress. Manages daily prescriptions. Advises doctors on the selection, dosages, interactions and side effects of medication. Provides information about drug side effects and interactions among different drugs. Dispenses drugs and makes sure people are taking the right medications. Monitors the health and progress of patients in response to drug therapy. Reviews drug utilization and answers questions about prescription drugs. Provides information and makes recommendations about drugs. Takes inventory and handles other basic pharmacy events, such as answering incoming physician calls and logging data.


Sanford Health is currently seeking applicants for a clinical 7 on 7 off pharmacist position specializing in Emergency Medicine. Pharmacists in the Emergency Department at Sanford Health are relied upon as an essential member of the interdisciplinary emergency medicine team. Pharmacists are responsible for attending all medical and traumatic emergencies, providing drug therapy consultation, reviewing medication orders, facilitating medication distribution, answering drug information questions, providing medication reconciliation, drug diversion audits and other tasks as necessary.

In addition to clinical responsibilities Pharmacists assist with order set development, multi-disciplinary education, and precept the PGY2 Critical Care resident, PGY1 residents, and Pharmacy students.


Position Preferred Qualifications

• Completion of ASHP-accredited PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency or ≥1 year of acute care experience

• Completion of PGY-2 Emergency Medicine or Critical Care Pharmacy Residency

• Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) certification



License must be in good standing by the State Board of Pharmacy in state(s) of practice and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges as required by position. In a retail/community pharmacy setting: Graduate of an accredited School of Pharmacy. Must have a thorough knowledge of drugs and their actions; knowledge of state and local regulations.In a medical center or institutional setting: Graduate of an accredited School of Pharmacy. Must have a thorough knowledge of drugs and their actions; knowledge of state and local regulations. Hospital experience or residency preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community,

across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Evenings

Req Number: req26260