Providence Health & Services Pharmacist - Valdez in Valdez, Alaska


Providence is calling a Pharmacist (Pharmacy, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) at Providence Valdez Medical Center in Valdez, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Develop and maintain policy and procedures for the Pharmacy to be in compliance with federal, state and local regulations.

  • Plan, assess, implement, evaluate, and document all aspects of pharmaceutical care.

  • Monitor stock and inventory of all pharmaceutical supplies in the pharmacy and the nurse’s station narcotics cabinet and Emergency Room.

  • Maintain the formulary.

  • Orient new staff to the pharmacy and provide continuing education in providing pharmacy services to ensure competency of staff.

  • Provide medications according to current policy for the Valdez Emergency Medical Technicians.

  • Provide written feedback regarding Quality Improvement Issues and ensures compliance with the Quality Management reviews.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduated from an accredited College of Pharmacy with a B.S. or B. Pharm. Degree

  • Current Alaska Pharmacist License

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within 90 days of date of hire

  • 6 months experience in an applicable setting

  • Basic pharmaceutical knowledge and clinical skills, and be familiar with the basic functions of a hospital pharmacy

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Advanced degree (Pharm.D. or M.S.)

About this Ministry:

Providence Valdez Medical Center is an 11 bed Critical Access Hospital co-located with a licensed 10 bed Long Term Care facility. Our team of physicians, nurses, therapists, technicians, clinicians and support staff provide quality and compassionate inpatient and outpatient health care to patients and residents. Our state of the art facility, built in 2004, is able to provide a wide array services including acute, emergency, Labor and Delivery, Radiology, Ultrasound, CT Scan, DEXA scan, CLIA certified laboratory, Rehab services including Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapies.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Pharmacists

Location: Alaska-Valdez

Req ID: 207960