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Contract & Travel Pharmacy Jobs in Countryside, Illinois

As a traveling pharmacist or pharmacy technician, your job is to temporarily fill a pharmacy role for a set amount of time determined by a prearranged contract.

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Pharmacy contract assignments vary in length of time depending on the facility's needs, and many contracts get renewed. As a traveling pharmacy professional, you may work in many different settings, from retail to a hospital environment.

Travel Pharmacist Jobs

Traveling pharmacy professionals commonly move from city to city, taking on new assignments after their contracts are completed. Your day-to-day responsibilities depend on the setting and role of your current pharmacy contract, but likely include:

  • Providing and preparing medications based on physician orders.
  • Ensuring your patients understand important pharmacological information regarding their treatment.
  • Complying with any federal or state pharmacy regulations.
  • Overseeing the inventory of medications, supplies, and patient medical records.
  • Answering any questions from other healthcare professionals or patients.
  • Training, supervising, and supporting staff.
  • Administering vaccines to patients.

Travel Pharmacy Technician Jobs

Much like a traveling pharmacist, traveling pharmacy technicians typically move from city to city, taking on new assignments as each contact ends. Day-to-day responsibilities depend on the setting of the contract and vary based on each pharmacy, but likely include:

  • Preparing and administering medications to patients.
  • Helping the pharmacists on staff with medication fulfillment based on physician instructions.
  • Properly labeling and packaging medications.
  • Complying with any federal or state pharmacy regulations.
  • Helping organize and maintain the inventory of supplies and medications
  • Answering phone calls and patient questions with thoughtful customer service.

Travel Pharmacy Salary and Job Outlook

Since there are no real restrictions on where a traveling pharmacist or pharmacy technician can work, their salaries vary widely. One of the biggest determinants of salary is simply the city and region in which you are work. The cost of living is different across the country, therefore so are the salaries.

It is also important to note that for some travel assignments, travel expenses such as housing, flight and food will be paid for by the pharmacy staffing agency.

If you are looking to explore the country and meet new people, while still enjoying a great salary with benefits, then a travel pharmacy job with RPh on the Go is the perfect fit for you. 

Search our contract and travel pharmacy jobs today!

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HEALTH SCREENER/TEMPERATURE TAKER - Countryside, IL
COVID-19 29 days ago Countryside, IL

Health Screener/Temperature Taker- Countryside, IL

Temperature screener needed for Countryside, IL  for a SPLIT SHIFT:  530am to 9am for our 1st shift start – Mon through Friday and occasionally  Saturdays /  Monday through Thursday from 130pm to 3pm for our 2nd shift, and occasionally Fridays.  Needed 30 per week. 
You will be taking via infrared thermometer (no touch) for all parties entering the facility. Will record temperature screening and answers to screening questions. Our clients Infection Control Procedure (ICP) will be followed based on answers to questions and/or temperature screened. Any person whose temperature meets or exceeds temperature threshold, will be asked to return home and given further instructions.

Ideal Candidates MUST have any of the following experience to be considered: healthcare workers, CNA's, CMA's, nursing students. Candidates will be selected based on their resume.

If you're qualified and interested in being considered for this position, please call Lisa Mangam at (847) 588-7173 and send your updated resume to: lisa.mangam@rphonthego.com.