Pharmacist

Pharmacists dispense prescriptions issued by physicians and educate customers about how to take medications safely. They also provide basic health care services and education. Pharmacists may also be responsible for providing vaccinations, completing paperwork and processing insurance claims and discussing health and lifestyle topics with customers.

National average salary: $117,190 per year

Read more: Learn About Being a Pharmacist

Creating a results-driven, clear and concise pharmacist resume is an essential step in the job application process. In this article, we’ll share a junior- and senior-level pharmacist resume sample, as well as best practices, to create your pharmacist resume.

Resume samples (1/2)

Ivy Haddington
Charleston SC | (123) 456-7891 | ihaddington@email.com
Summary
Attentive and collaborative Pharmacist with 3+ years of experience balancing heavy workloads while delivering unparalleled care. Dedicated to improving processes to eliminate potential error, safeguard patient safety, and maintain reliability.
Education
GREEN VALLEY STATE
Aug '10-May '14
Doctorate of Pharmacy
Experience
RIVER TECH, Pharmacist
Jul '19 - Current
  • Manage pharmacy workflow/processes, guaranteeing successful patient prescription fulfilment
  • Accurately dispense ~300 daily prescriptions while tending to frequent staff and patient inquiries
  • Evaluate prescription dosages and potential drug interactions
  • Counsel patients on prescription and over-the-counter medication, thoroughly reviewing information and directions to reduce user error
CLOUD CLEARWATER, Pharmacist
Aug '15 - Jul '19
  • Continually researched insurance plans to thoroughly understand prescription coverage
  • Instituted process of requiring two patient identifiers, minimizing possibility of inadvertently distributing prescription to incorrect patient
  • Raised patient immunization awareness, increasing administration of influenza vaccinations 20% in 3 months
Certifications
  • Board Certification, Board of Pharmacy Specialties
Skills
  • PioneerRX & TCGRx AdherePac
  • Proficient in Spanish

Resume samples

Ivy Haddington
Charleston SC | (123) 456-7891 | ihaddington@email.com
Summary
Attentive and collaborative Pharmacist with 3+ years of experience balancing heavy workloads while delivering unparalleled care. Dedicated to improving processes to eliminate potential error, safeguard patient safety, and maintain reliability.
Education
GREEN VALLEY STATE
Aug '10-May '14
Doctorate of Pharmacy
Experience
RIVER TECH, Pharmacist
Jul '19 - Current
  • Manage pharmacy workflow/processes, guaranteeing successful patient prescription fulfilment
  • Accurately dispense ~300 daily prescriptions while tending to frequent staff and patient inquiries
  • Evaluate prescription dosages and potential drug interactions
  • Counsel patients on prescription and over-the-counter medication, thoroughly reviewing information and directions to reduce user error
CLOUD CLEARWATER, Pharmacist
Aug '15 - Jul '19
  • Continually researched insurance plans to thoroughly understand prescription coverage
  • Instituted process of requiring two patient identifiers, minimizing possibility of inadvertently distributing prescription to incorrect patient
  • Raised patient immunization awareness, increasing administration of influenza vaccinations 20% in 3 months
Certifications
  • Board Certification, Board of Pharmacy Specialties
Skills
  • PioneerRX & TCGRx AdherePac
  • Proficient in Spanish
Sofia Flores
Boulder CO | (123) 456-7891 | sflores@email.com
Summary
Precise and dependable Pharmacist with 15+ years of experience developing trusted relationships with patients, colleagues, and physicians. Proven ability to quickly adapt in high-volume pharmacies.
Education
HAWAII WESTERN
Aug '99-May '03
Doctorate of Pharmacy
Experience
TRADELOT, Pharmacist
Jul '19 - Current
  • Collaborated with physicians to receive authorization and resolve prescription concerns regarding ambiguity and questionable dosages/medications
  • Pioneered process adopted department-wide to routinely provide patient counseling, increasing patient knowledge/involvement and reducing dispensing errors by 90%+
  • Exceeded production goals (350/day) while maintaining accuracy and efficiency
CRANE & JENKINS, Pharmacist
Aug '15 - Jul '19
  • Oversaw staff of 4 pharmacy technicians, ensuring a positive environment by rewarding efficient processes and promoting team collaboration
  • Administered immunizations, including frequent influenza, pneumococcal, and meningococcal vaccinations
Certifications
  • Pharmacy Compounding Accreditation
Skills
  • Liberty & HBSRx Pharmacy Software

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