Hang Nguyen

  • Fremont CA
Hang Nguyen

Registered Pharmacist

Objective

Self-motivated registered pharmacist with over 8 years of high-volume retail pharmacy experience seeking for a full-time position with opportunities for career advancement.

Pharmacy Related Experience

Work History
Aug 2014 - Present

Registered Staff Pharmacist

Walgreens, Bay area, CA
  • Oversee and verify pharmacy technicians’ work to ensure efficient work-flow to provide a safe patient care setting in a fast-paced, high volume environment
  • Train new and current staff on updated company policies and newly implemented programs
  • Effectively maintain accurate inventory of medications in order to meet patient needs
  • Perform safe and accurate dispensing, compounding, ordering, storing and distributing of medications in accordance with state laws and regulations
  • Provide medication therapy management and medication consultations to patients and providers
  • Promote healthy living by providing immunizations, travel consultation, and health testing
Dec 2010 - Aug 2014

Pharmacist Intern

Walgreens. Fremont, CA
  • Resolved prescription insurance related issues, and managed pharmacy inventory
  • Assisted pharmacists in retrieving new prescription orders and processing transferred prescriptions
Feb 2014 - Mar 2014

Pharmacist Intern

VA Martinez Long Term Care Pharmacy, Martinez, CA
  • Ensured proper dosing, safe and accurate dispensing of single dose and intravenous medications
  • Provided patient progress on pain management and recommended dose adjustment during weekly hospice rounds
  • Performed medication reconciliation for newly admitted patients
  • Provided a in-service presentation on proper use of various inhalers to the nursing staff
Oct 2013 - Nov 2013

Pharmacist Intern

Kaiser Outpatient Pharmacy, Campbell, CA
  • Mixed and compounded medications not available through manufacturers
  • Provided consultations on prescriptions and OTC medications
Feb 2011 - Jun 2012

Founder and President

VIetnamese Cancer Awareness, Research, and Education Society, CNU Chapter
  • Developed a recruitment program that helped recruited 130 members by 3rd year
  • Assisted in composing a received grant for promoting Liver Cancer awareness
  • Directed a group of interested members in a mission to promote cancer awareness in the underserved communities through education and outreach at local health fairs
Apr 2008 - Dec 2010

Pharmacy Technician

Walgreens. Fremont, CA
  • Trained new staff and pharmacy technician interns
  • Accurately processed and filled patients’ medication orders
  • Resolved insurance issues and provided cost-effective alternatives to patients and prescibers
  • Maintain accurate inventory control to meet patient needs
  • Recognized by management for outstanding customer service at a high volume 24-hours Walgreens with an average of 700+ prescriptions daily

Licenses and Certifications

Certifications
Aug 2014 - Oct 2017

Registered Pharmacist License

California Board of Pharmacy 

License Number: RPH 71108

Jun 2014 - Jun 2016

Basic Life Support

American Heart Association

Education

Education
2010 - 2014

Doctor of Pharmacy

College of Pharmacy, California Northstate University

Graduated Magna Cum Laude

2003 - 2007

Bachelors of Science

University of California, Davis 

Biotechnology, Microbiology emphasis 

Skills

Skills

Computer Skills

Typing: 50WPM

Microsoft Words and Microsoft PowerPoint

Communication

Ability to communicate effectively in a straightforward manner with patients, providers and fellow staffs

Bilingual 

Fluent in reading, writing and speaking English and Vietnamese 

Detailed and precised consultation

Ability to  provide required consultation points in an easy-to-understand manner 

References

Upon Requested