St. Vincent's Pharmacy - Birmingham is seeking to fill the unique position of Rx Care Advocate (RCA). This is a Monday through Friday, full-time, day-shift position. The RCA is responsible for the presentation and coordination of the bedside discharge medication delivery program (DRxD) to all eligible hospital patients. The RCA works collaboratively with the nursing and pharmacy staff to facilitate the process.
This position is perfect for those with pharmacy or patient care experience looking to gain a unique experience in healthcare or sales.
The ideal candidate will have above average problem-solving and communication skills. Other qualifications and skills include:
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Education/Experience - High school diploma or equivalent and at least 1-year of customer service experience.
Language Ability – Able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Able to speak effectively to customers or other members of the organization.
Mathematical Ability - Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
Reasoning Ability - Able to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Able to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Computer Skills - Working knowledge and experience with pharmacy software, Microsoft Word and the internet.
The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their supervisor.