This position is the Pharmacy Manager for our sterile and non-sterile compounding areas within the inpatient pharmacy including supervision of pharmacist and technician supervisors. Employee is responsible for daily management of pharmacy operations within both sterile and non-sterile operations. Responsible for supervision, staff development and assessment of staff competency. Works with Inpatient Assistant Chief to identify areas of improvement and solutions, insure regulatory compliance and operational effectiveness. Works with, coordinates and manage inpatient pharmacists and technician supervisors to facilitate optimum drug delivery, pharmacy operations, inventory control and regulatory compliance. Ensures compliance with State and Federal regulations, Joint Commission and professional practice standards, as well as University and department policies, procedures and standards. Assists the Chief Pharmacist and other members of the management team to plan, implement and monitor new programs and processes that improve the efficiency and effectiveness of pharmacy services. Plans and coordinates the development of pharmacists and technicians to meet regulatory requirements and patient needs. Serve as departmental liaison with Patient Care Services and other departments. Participates on departmental and interdisciplinary committees.
The pharmacist also participates in clinical and operational assignments. Their responsibility is to provide delivery of optimal drug therapy. This includes appropriate drug selection, administration, dosing, and computer order processing. Pharmacists also monitor drug therapy to achieve desired outcomes and avoid drug toxicity. The pharmacist works as an integral part of the patient care team and assists physicians and nurses in providing drug therapy.
Licensed Pharmacist in the state of California or out of state license eligible
Hospital Management Experience or completion of a Health System Pharmacy Administration residency
Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent experience