Position : CDE Pharmacist, FT Regional, 1 Year Contract, GTA+
LMC Pharmacy is a group of diabetes specialized pharmacies co-located in LMC Diabetes & Endocrinology Centres. Our main activities are consultations, including diabetes medication and device training, patient education, comprehensive medication assessments, care plans and medication therapy management.
Our collaborative care setting includes interactions with endocrinologists, diabetes educators, health coaches, chiropodists, optometrists and research teams.
In addition, we are a dispensing pharmacy.
Currently, our growing team is looking for a CDE Pharmacist to join us on a Full Time Regional, 1-Year Contract basis in the Greater Toronto and surrounding areas (Barrie, Oakville) .
Job Responsibilities :
Reporting to the Pharmacy Director, the Pharmacist will support the pharmacy's patients by providing diabetes counseling and dispensing services
Provision of medication and device training, patient education, comprehensive medication assessments, care plans and medication therapy management via the Medscheck program
Provision of focused care to a rapidly growing base of patients with diabetes and other endocrine conditions
Support all responsibilities related to pharmacy operations including medication and supplies dispensing and shipment, as well as administrative tasks and reports
Part A licensed pharmacist with the Ontario College of Pharmacists
Current and valid Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) designation
4-5 years of Ontario pharmacy practice and diabetes education experience preferred
Must have previous retail pharmacy experience
Must be proficient in Kroll
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and time management skills
Ability to work independently (alone) or in teams
Valid driver's license and vehicle, as this is position requires travel to various sites
Availability Monday to Friday, between 830am - 530pm, although the majority of our sites have 9-5 hours
Fluency in Gujarati, Cantonese, Mandarin or Italian considered an asset
In addition to your CDE, having therapeutic certifications in other pharmacy consultative services considered an asset
Why LMC Pharmacy might be right for you!
Great hours! Monday to Friday, 830am to 530pm (mostly 9am-5pm)
Type of work - consultative services focused pharmacy, specializing in, but not limited to diabetes medication therapy management
Comprehensive Health Benefits
RRSP contribution matching
Education allowance (days and funding)
Ongoing career training and development
Paid Employee Appreciation Days Off and Holiday Closure Days
Electronic Medical Records (EMR) environment
Unique opportunity to practice in a clinical environment with a team of top specialists and allied healthcare providers in diabetes and endocrinology
LMC Pharmacy is still growing and we have historically hired for Permanent positions from our existing staff, including our Contract positions
LMC provides seven industry-leading programs areas :
Endocrinology Specialist Practice (publicly-funded) - representing the largest group of Endocrinologists globally
Nationally-accredited Diabetes Education Program (publicly-funded)
Chiropody & Foot Specialist Care
Optometry & Eye Specialist Care
Canada's largest Clinical Research network specializing in Diabetes innovations
Diabetes Health Coaching - development and service partners with Diabetes Canada for Canada's first and only diabetes prevention program, the Canadian Diabetes Prevention Program (free to participants)
LMC Healthcare (LMC) is Canada's largest specialist care provider in diabetes, endocrinology & metabolism. We're transforming diabetes care by making it more accessible, comprehensive and patient-centric than ever before.
LMC has 12 multi-disciplinary centres of excellence and 20 clinical research sites located in 3 provinces (Ontario, Alberta, and Quebec).
Our 50+ Endocrinologists, many of whom are nationally renowned for their areas of expertise, are supported by an interdisciplinary team of highly qualified Medical Office Administrators, Medical Assistants, Registered Nurses, Registered Dietitians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Optometrists, Opticians, Optical Assistants, Chiropodists and Clinical Research Professionals.
LMC Pharmacy and LMC Healthcare are organizations committed to ensuring accessible services and communications to individuals with disabilities.
Once an applicant has been selected for an interview, requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process.
Applicants need to make their accommodation needs known when contacted.