Ayr Wellness

Pharmacist

Job Description

Posted on: 
Jun 24, 2022

ABOUT Ayr Strategies

Ayr is looking for per-diem Pharmacists to work in our PA dispensaries to help grow a company that continues to help consumers to live their best lives.

Dispensary Locations: Bloomsburg, Bryn Mawr, Gibsonia, Indiana, Montgomeryville, New Castle, Plymouth Meeting, Selinsgrove, State College

Ayr is an expanding vertically integrated, U.S. multi-state cannabis operator, focusing on high-growth markets. With anchor operations in Massachusetts, Nevada and Pennsylvania, the company cultivates and manufactures branded cannabis products for distribution through its network of retail outlets and through third-party stores.

Ayr strives to enrich and enliven consumers’ experience every day – helping them to live their best lives, elevated.

Job Responsibilities and Duties

  • Ensure compliance with all relevant statutes, regulations, and directives of the PA Medical Marijuana Program
  • Verify patient certifications for medication through the PA Department of Health website
  • Ensure that dispensed medications are based on patient’s physician recommendation
  • Strive for patient satisfaction in all respects and ensure a patient-friendly environment
  • Conduct individual patient consultations to determine the best therapy in conjunction with the recommendations made by patient's physician
  • Protect patient rights by adhering to HIPAA guidelines and maintaining the confidentiality of medical and financial information
  • Remain up to date with company research in connection with the palliative and curative potential of cannabis and its constituent cannabinoid chemicals in order to enhance the pharmacological understanding and medicinal value of cannabis and its potential to alleviative effects on symptoms and debilitating conditions
  • Understand how different patients or their debilitating illnesses interact with specific cannabis properties, brands, strains, dosages, potencies, and forms of delivery
  • Participate in physician and provider outreach and education programs

Required Experience, Education and Skills

Current Pennsylvania state licensure to practice pharmacy is required.

  • Master’s degree in Pharmacy required (Doctorate/Pharm.D. preferred).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, and proficiency in Microsoft Office a must.
  • Clinical or research experience a plus.
  • High Energy, Patient Focused
  • Retail experience preferred
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with employees, management, patients, governmental agencies, community members and the public
  • Understanding of applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations as they pertain to the industry, personnel law, safety regulations, local municipal codes and organizational rules, regulations, directives, and standard operating procedures

Additional Requirements

  • Must be 21 years or older
  • Must pass all required background checks
  • Must possess valid driver's license or state ID
  • Must be and remain compliant with all legal and company regulations for working in the industry
  • Must be able to lift, carry, and balance up to thirty pounds (one hundred pounds with assistance). This job function may include walking or standing for extended periods of time, as well as stooping, bending over, and/or crouching.

AYR Strategies is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of ethnicity, race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital or parental status, disability, veteran status, or other class protected by applicable law. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. This position includes access to comprehensive medical/dental/prescription benefits, competitive paid time off and other benefits.

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