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17 Mar 2022

PermanentUnemployed and Skilled Pharmacist Wanted Urgently

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited – Posted by JobLink24 North West, South Africa

Job Description

Unemployed and Skilled Pharmacist Wanted Urgently

Location: Potchefstroom, North West, South Africa

Job Type: Permanent

Employer: Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited

Job Title: Pharmacist

Salary: Market Related

Closing Date: 15 April 2022


Job Description

Our client is urgently looking for a Pharmacist to join our team urgently.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To provide pharmaceutical care by taking responsibility for patients’ medicine-related needs, and being accountable for meeting those needs, which shall include, but not be limited to the following functions:
  • To evaluate a patient’s medicine-related needs by determining the indication, safety and effectiveness of the therapy
  • To accurately interpret scripts and act in a professional and responsible manner, and within the legal requirements in accordance with the SAPC
  • Correct errors on scripts rejected by medical aid
  • To dispense any medicine or scheduled substance on the prescription of a person authorized to prescribe medicine
  • Furnishing of information and advice to any person with regard to the use medicine
  • To determine patient compliance with the therapy, and follow-up to ensure that the patient’s medicine-related needs are being met
  • To provide pharmacist-initiated therapy
  • To compound, manipulation, preparation or packaging of any medicine or scheduled substance, or the supervision thereof
  • To manufacture any medicine or scheduled substance, or supervision thereof
  • To purchase, acquiring, importing, keeping, possessing, using, releasing, storage, packaging, re-packaging, supplying or selling of any medicine or scheduled substance, or supervision thereof
  • The application for the registration of a medicine in accordance with the Medicines Act and Pharmacy Act
  • To keep abreast of changes in medical aid procedures and requirements for claims and dispensing
  • To follow up with patients regarding script tacking reports as requested by the Dispensary Manager, and follow up appointments
  • To explain all medical aid costs to patients
  • To process all paperwork for accurate submission of claims to medical aids
  • To ensure authorization of chronic, HIV and AIDS, and oncology medication
  • To maintain customer profiles on the system
  • Merge profiles locally, and UCS should be notified to merge profiles centrally
  • To take note of any messages on the customer profile, and take suitable action
  • To report on low / out of stock levels, and stock errors to the Dispensary Manager
  • To facilitate biannual stock takes
  • To exercise stock, cash and asset control

Key Requirements:

  • Must have Grade 12 / Matric
  • Must have BPharm / equivalent qualification
  • Must be registered with the South African Pharmacy Council (SAPC)
  • Must be registered tutor
  • Must have unisolve experience
  • Must have experience in supervising staff
  • Must be computer literate – MS Office
  • Must have sound numerical skills
  • Must have strong command of the English language and a second language
  • Must have relevant retail/ FMCG experience
  • Third additional language
  • Must have SAP experience
  • Must have E-scripting experience

Unemployed and Skilled Pharmacist Wanted Urgently


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