Travel Pharmacist Job Description

As a pharmacist you’ll work to educate patients about the use of drugs and illness prevention, providing medications and acting as a liaison between physicians to ensure proper safety. There are many different settings that pharmacists may choose to work in, including community, government, or consulting pharmacies. Although most work in retail locations as salaried employees, there are plenty of options for positions in private and public healthcare facilities as well. From now until 2024, pharmacists can expect an employment increase of 3%, possibly due to growing middle-aged and elderly populations along with advances in new drug treatments. In May 2015, the Bureau of Labor Statistics also reported an annual median wage of $121,500 for those working as pharmacists.

Education Requirements for Pharmacist Jobs

Becoming a pharmacist requires many different education requirements, most of which are extremely technical and based heavily in chemistry, biology, and mathematics. To start, students must complete two years of college to even be eligible for pharmacy school, many choosing to acquire a bachelor’s degree in pre-pharmacy. Next, a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) professional degree is now required for even most entry-level positions, including courses covering:

  • Biopharmaceuticals
  • Disease Treatments
  • Drug Absorption Rates
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Pathophysiology
  • Patient Care
  • Pharmacy Ethics and Law
  • Toxicology

Most Pharm.D. programs will incorporate clerkships (clinical training) into their curricula, helping students to gain real-world experience in a pharmacy setting under the instruction of licensed pharmacists. Beyond these programs, many also pursue post-graduate training lasting 1-2 years, or even fellowships, which can provide more specialized training in fields like biomedical research, geriatrics pharmacology, or community pharmacy practice.

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May 23, 2019

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CompHealth - Boston, MA

Boston Suburb - Multisite Clinical Pharmacy Director Interviewing NOW! Please ask for Sean Goldstein at 954.837.2619 or Sean.Goldstein@CompHealth.com when inquiring about this job Come live and work in the greater Boston, Massachusetts area. This position is in a quiet neighborhood outside of the city. This cultural center in...
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May 21, 2019
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TaleMed - San Francisco, CA

TaleMed is one of the fastest-growing travel agencies in the US. This position spans 13 weeks with the possibility of contract extension. We offer a full list of benefits, such as travel reimbursement, first-day insurance, weekly pay, etc. TaleMed’s knowledgeable recruiters help smooth the way from start of contract to...
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May 21, 2019
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TaleMed - San Francisco, CA

TaleMed is one of the fastest-growing travel agencies in the US. This position spans 13 weeks with the possibility of contract extension. We offer a full list of benefits, such as travel reimbursement, first-day insurance, weekly pay, etc. TaleMed’s knowledgeable recruiters help smooth the way from start of contract to...
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May 21, 2019
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TaleMed - San Francisco, CA

TaleMed is one of the fastest-growing travel agencies in the US. This position spans 13 weeks with the possibility of contract extension. We offer a full list of benefits, such as travel reimbursement, first-day insurance, weekly pay, etc. TaleMed’s knowledgeable recruiters help smooth the way from start of contract to...
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May 21, 2019
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TaleMed - Greensboro, NC

TaleMed is one of the fastest-growing travel agencies in the US. This position spans 13 weeks with the possibility of contract extension. We offer a full list of benefits, such as travel reimbursement, first-day insurance, weekly pay, etc. TaleMed’s knowledgeable recruiters help smooth the way from start of contract to...
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May 15, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - Houston, TX

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Pharmacist to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - Worcester, MA

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling PHARMACY - SVH to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare...
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May 21, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - Annapolis, MD

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Pharmacy to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - Arcata, CA

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Pharmacist to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - Wichita, KS

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling PHARMACY to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - San Francisco, CA

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Pharmacist to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - San Francisco, CA

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Pharmacist to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - Fortuna, CA

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Pharmacist to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - San Francisco, CA

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Pharmacist to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - San Francisco, CA

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Pharmacist to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - San Francisco, CA

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Pharmacist to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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LRS Healthcare - Nome, AK

Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We`re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Pharmacist to join our existing top-notch team. If you`re a hard-working professional seeking adventure, LRS Healthcare is a...
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May 23, 2019

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CompHealth - Annapolis, MD

7 on / 7 off ED Clinical Pharmacist in Maryland Suburb - Drivable to Baltimore & DC Please ask for Sean Goldstein at 954.837.2619 or Sean.Goldstein@CompHealth.com when inquiring about this job We have a new opening for a 7 on / 7 off ED clinical pharmacist in Maryland. Located not far from Annapolis, Baltimore and...
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May 23, 2019

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CompHealth - Midland, TX

We are seeking an ADOP to come along side the Pharmacy Director in providing professional pharmacy services within our progressive health system. Excellent opportunity for professional growth in an academic advanced health system setting, along with a full time, fully benefited schedule with very competitive compensation available as well along...
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May 23, 2019

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Club Staffing - Grove City, OH

Job Description & RequirementsPharmacist - Acute - (Pharma / Pharm)StartDate: 06/03/2019Available Shifts: 8 N Pay Rate: $55.00 - 60.00GROVE CITY, OHIO. START DATE: 6/3/2019 for 13 weeks. SHIFT: 2300- 0700 (some coverage will likely be required) every third weekend. REQUIRED SKILLS: Caribbean Blue Scrubs. Must have hospital Pharmacy experience! Bachelor or Doctor of Pharmacy required. Current...
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