GRADY LEE SAXTON JR
(901) 484-5175 – CELL
Desoto County Treatment Center (07-17 – present)
Pharmacist in Charge
Involved in all processes at this Methadone/Suboxone treatment center including accepting payment, vendor ordering, filing DEA paperwork, staying current on laws, staff management, monitoring for drug interactions, patient assessment, over the counter recommendations and more.
(08-11 – Present)
Pharmacy Manager from 08-11 – 12-15
Part time Pharmacist from 12-15 – present
My duties as pharmacy manager include data entry, compounding, patient consultation, insurance verification, workers comp over rides, seeking prior authorizations on all insurance types. I am also in charge of technician scheduling, meeting metric goals, and the pharmacy budget.
Accredo Call Center Pharmacy
(07-10 – 08-11)
Multiple Sclerosis and Hepatitis C Clinical Specialist
At Accredo I consulted with patients, physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals regarding specialty medications for Multiple Sclerosis and Hep C. I also scheduled deliveries and pick ups of these medications.
Grenada Lake Medical Center (8-09- 01-12)
7 on/7 off staff pharmacist
As a hospital staff pharmacist I was directly responsible for providing prescribed medications and other pharmaceuticals as needed for patient care. This includes the compounding, dispensing and labeling of drugs, interpreting and evaluating prescriptions, the handling and storage of medications, acting as a consultant to medical and nursing staff as needed and the maintaining of prescription records and any other activity included in the practice of pharmacy.
Saxton Heart Clinic (12-06 – 08-09)
Clinical Research Coordinator
My duties as a clinical research coordinator include: Meeting with drug company representatives and discussing inclusion/exclusion criteria for research trials, reviewing the patient population for possible candidates in the trials, setting appointments for patient to be screened for the trials, following patients throughout the entire length of the trial, monitoring patients for adverse events, discussing patient status with lead physician, monitoring patients for compliance, adhering to company and federal protocols, organizing data according to specific trial specifications.
Schnucks Pharmacy (07/06 – 1/07)
Alliance Healthcare Systems (a rural hospital in Holly Springs Ms.)
Director of Pharmacy (12-04 – 08/06)
Committees: Medical Staff, Emergency Department (Trauma), Pharmacy Therapeutics and Infection Control, and Hospital Safety Committee
Walgreen Pharmacy (09-11-2002 – 11-31-04)
Memphis University School (MUS) – obtained a high-school diploma (1990 – 1996)
St. Louis College of Pharmacy (StlCOP) – attended for six years – obtained a B.S. in pharmacy. I was granted a Doctor of Pharmacy by the TN Board of Pharmacy
State of TN Licensed Pharmacist
State of MS Licensed Pharmacist