Pharmacist I

$80,000 - $91,800 yearly
  • Department of Health and Environmental Control
  • Columbia, SC, USA
  • Apr 12, 2021
Full time Government Pharmaceutical

Job Description

This position is located in Drug Control with the Bureau of Healthcare Quality.

By personal visit, inspects the premises and documents of registrants within an assigned geographical area to ensure compliance with all applicable state and federal statutes and regulations governing the proper management of controlled substances. Documents the findings of the inspection and noting any deficiencies to be corrected. Provides information to registrants to assure their understanding of compliance responsibilities.

Individually or in teams, conducts accountability audits on existing stock of controlled substances at registered locations by: A) selecting controlled substances and date range for audit period; B) reconstructing inventories, where necessary; C) computing and analyzing audit data results; D) writing and submitting reports and recommendations on audit results to appropriate supervisor; E) testifying in any civil or criminal proceedings initiated from unfavorable audit results.

Individually or in teams, investigates suspected compliance violations by registrants and controlled substance diversion. Conducts investigations of potential or suspected criminal violations of the SC Controlled Substances Act and related general crimes. Provides oral briefings, drafts investigative reports, interview summaries, arrest/search warrant affidavits, and criminal prosecution packages during the criminal case development process.