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Pharmacist (lao national)

Lao Friends Hospital for Children (LFHC) is a 26-bed acute pediatric hospital situated in Luang Prabang Lao PDR. It is operated by a New York based non-profit organization Friends Without A Border that is dedicated to providing high-quality and compassionate healthcare to the children in remote areas of Southeast Asia. In 2015 the hospital was opened on the same campus as the Luang Prabang Provincial and it has been developing its services since then.

LFHC is a teaching hospital offering emergency, inpatient, outpatient and surgical services to babies and children throughout Northern Lao. Limited on-site radiology, pathology and pharmacy together with a homecare program complement these clinical activities.  A major goal of this hospital is to promote the clinical learning and professional development of the local staff such that key positions within the hospital are progressively filled by a well-trained and dedicated local workforce.

Position Summary

This is a hospital based pharmacy position with the responsibility to dispense medications to the inpatients and outpatients of LFHC in a safe and effective manner.

Along with 2 other hospital pharmacists, the pharmacist will have a large educational role with the LFHC doctors and nurses as well as with the children and families that are attending the hospital.

This position will be required to provide services outside of normal working hours and at weekends.



Essential:         1) A university degree in Pharmacy

                        2) Competent in Basic English

                        3) Computer literacy

Highly desirable          1) One year experience in Pharmacy


Lao Friends Hospital for Children (LFHC)
May 31st 2017
Luang Prabang Province
Somsangium Chandaruck (Peak)
+856 20 77773208

Salary and Benefits

Salary competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications

Please email a cover letter, resume 
and three references from past employers to

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviewing.

2017-04-24 10:01:59

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