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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Clinical Pharmacist - Pharmacy in Eureka, California

We are looking for a Clinical Pharmacist for the Pharmacy Department at St. Joseph Hospital Eureka. Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

Location: Eureka, CA

Work Schedule: Part Time - 20 Biweekly Hours

Shift: 10-hour, Evenings

Job Summary:

A Pharmacist has completed an accredited Pharmacy school in the United States and/or possesses an active California Pharmacist License. The Pharmacy director acting as Pharmacist in Charge (PIC) and each Pharmacist will assume responsibility of the patient care functions that are governed by the Board of Pharmacy, DEA, and all regulatory state and federal agencies. A Pharmacist employs intellectual, interpersonal and technical skills through the utilization of pharmacy processes to provide expedient and exceptional patient care. The pharmacist functions as a vital member of the healthcare team through independent, interdependent and dependent roles within the healthcare system. Provides age-appropriate care for infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.

Essential Functions:

  • Preceptorship of Pharmacy Students.

  • Accurate and Efficient CPOE/Order Entry into the Electronic Medical Record.

  • Accurate Verification of Non-Hazardous and Hazardous Compounded Sterile Preparations.

  • Accurate Verification, Dispensing, Labeling, Waste of Medications.

  • Clinical Performance with Patient Care: Emergency Codes, Clinical Consultations, Sentri 7, PDOC, AMS.

  • Collaboration, Professionalism, Effective Communication, Time Management & Efficiency.

  • Process Improvement and Clinical Development of Program & Skill Set.

  • Provision of Education: Patient, Emergency Services, Pharmacy Services, Medical Staff, Nursing, Interdisciplinary, Community.

  • Ambassadorship: Patients, Medical Staff, Nursing, Pharmacy Colleagues, Interdisciplinary Colleagues.


  • Reads and interprets documents such as safety rules, regulatory documents, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

  • Demonstrates proficient communication skills.

  • Demonstrates proficient pharmaceutical calculations.

  • Demonstrates problem solving ability.

  • Time management.

  • Professional Demeanor and interactions with all colleagues and patients.

  • Interpretation and understanding of patient specific medication orders.

  • Demonstrate a high level of skill with computers and pharmacy software.

  • Ability to maintain concentration despite a busy environment with distractions.

  • Accuracy when performing duties as a Pharmacist.

Minimum Position Requirements:

Education: Graduate from an accredited school of pharmacy in the United States.


  • Licensed as a California Pharmacist.

  • ACLS required on hire, or within the introductory/training period, or no later than 120 days.

  • PALS required on hire, or within the introductory/training period, or no later than 120 days.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Education: Coursework/Training - Completion of a 1 or 2 year Accredited ASHP residency program "or" Pharmacy Board certification.

Experience: 2 years Hospital pharmacy experience.

National Geographic Traveler calls Humboldt County one of the world's top ten great places while the USDA declares this area to be "America's Most Scenic Rural County."

It's also home for St. Joseph Hospital, located in Eureka and serving the community since 1920. We're a full-service, state-of-the-art facility with 145 licensed beds including a 15-bed Acute Rehab Unit.

Redwood Memorial Hospital is located in the Eel River Valley in the southern part of Humboldt County. Redwood Memorial Hospital fosters a healing and welcoming environment by taking a holistic, patient-centered approach to medicine.

To learn more about our facilities and all Humboldt County has to offer, please visit:

St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Humboldt County Entities

Category: Pharmacists

Req ID: R349494