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Pharmacy Staffing Agency and Firm In the Midwestern States

Healthcare Consultants Pharmacy Staffing is recognized as a national leader in regards to pharmacy staffing, recruitment and placement services, plus has been known as a “full service” pharmacy staffing company since 1989 now. With more than three decades in the pharmacy staffing, recruitment and placement business, HCC is acknowledged throughout the nation for our ability … Continue reading Pharmacy Staffing Agency and Firm In the Midwestern States

Emergency Relief Pharmacists

Emergency relief pharmacists are always in demand, but the recent pharmacy staffing shortage is already having a “ripple effect” regarding the profession’s ability to meet many communities’ emergency medical and pharmacy needs. Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians are among the jobs most affected by the COVID pandemic regarding the areas of “employee burnout” and dissatisfaction.  Yet … Continue reading Emergency Relief Pharmacists

Pharmacy Technician Jobs In SoCal And Southern California

Various pharmacy technician jobs and positions in Southern California are currently available and the total number of open employment opportunities for pharmacy techs has been steadily on the rise so far in 2022. Sometimes referred to as SoCal, Southern California is currently experiencing the same shortage of  pharmacy technicians that’s being seen throughout California, and … Continue reading Pharmacy Technician Jobs In SoCal And Southern California

Pharmacist Jobs Available in SoCal and Southern California

Various pharmacist jobs and positions in Southern California are currently available and the total number of open opportunities, both full-time and part-time, has been steadily on the rise so far in 2022. Sometimes referred to as SoCal, Southern California is currently experiencing the same shortage of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians that’s being seen throughout California, … Continue reading Pharmacist Jobs Available in SoCal and Southern California

Pharmacy Staffing Agency and Firm In Southern California

Healthcare Consultants Pharmacy Staffing is recognized as a national leader in regards to pharmacy staffing, recruitment and placement services, plus has been known as a “full service” pharmacy staffing company since 1989 now. With more than three decades in the pharmacy staffing, recruitment and placement business, HCC is acknowledged throughout the US for our ability … Continue reading Pharmacy Staffing Agency and Firm In Southern California

PDM Prescription Department Manager

Prescription Department Manager’s Roles, Duties and Responsibilities A PDM (also commonly referred to as a Pharmacy Manager or Pharmacist  Manager) is required for all retail community pharmacies in every state. The prescription department manager’s roles and responsibilities are defined and regulated by each state’s Board of Pharmacy. Although variance does exist between individual states, the … Continue reading PDM Prescription Department Manager

Pharmacists Working Second Job

Pharmacists are known for working two jobs. A commonly cited survey by the Bureau of Labor Statistics revealed that approximately one out of almost every seven registered pharmacists (13%) work a second job in the United States. Although most people think the primary reason that pharmacists take on a second job and “moonlight” is simply … Continue reading Pharmacists Working Second Job

PIC Pharmacist In Charge

There sometimes is a bit of confusion when people are discussing the role of a Pharmacist in Charge (or PIC) and defining their responsibilities or job description. The issue arises because most people (including pharmacists themselves) sometimes use all of the following terms interchangeably: – Pharmacist in Charge – Prescription Department Manager (PDM) – Pharmacy … Continue reading PIC Pharmacist In Charge

Why Hire A Pharmacy Staffing Agency that Offers Consulting

Why do I need to find a reputable Pharmacy Staffing Agency as quickly as possible? We’ve discussed the advantages at length in our last couple of blog posts. In our previous blog post discussing employee turnover and retention of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in all types of pharmacy settings in general, we then took a good … Continue reading Why Hire A Pharmacy Staffing Agency that Offers Consulting

Independent Community Pharmacist Retention During Shortage

The shortage of pharmacists nationally, fueled by the increased demand for pharmacists due to the COVID-19 pandemic, was a topic that we discussed on our blog posts all the way back in March of 2020 and then again in early April. Now with the nationally accepted recognition that the pharmacy profession has received as “frontline … Continue reading Independent Community Pharmacist Retention During Shortage