Position Summary: Assist the Associate Chief Pharmacy Officer in supervision, coordination, and participation in activities relative to the practice area including management of human and financial resources, staff development, and policy development. The Pharmacy Manager has varied accountabilities and skillsets, some of which include:
Supervise and coordinate pharmaceutical care responsibilities
Plan and schedule work for the practice area
Manage staff development activities
Participate in the recruitment and selection of staff
Ensure compliance with all regulatory practice standards
Maintain interface with medical and nursing staff to provide regular information
Evaluate staff compliance with department policy
Suggest performance improvement plans and assist with implementation
Communicate clearly in written and oral form
Extensive knowledge of drug products, therapeutics, pharmacokinetics, and disease states
Ability to work with information systems, automated and technical equipment
Knowledge of practice standards and regulatory requirements
Doctor of Pharmacy or Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and two years of experience as a pediatric pharmacist; pediatric pharmacy management experience preferred; completion of pharmacy residency preferred; licensed in North Carolina or eligible for same; certified in Basic Life Support (BLS); certification in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) preferred.
Internal Number: 1584
About Duke Health
Duke University Hospital, established in 1930, is consistently ranked by US News and World Report as one of America's best hospitals. Located within the Research Triangle, Duke University and the region offer an excellent quality of life, including close proximity to the North Carolina beaches and mountains.
The 943 bed tertiary and quaternary care hospital serves as the flagship of Duke University Health System (DUHS), which includes two community hospitals, Duke Regional Hospital and Duke Raleigh Hospital, as well as affiliations with other hospitals in the region, community based primary care practices, home care, infusion services and hospice care. It offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma center; an extensive complement of major surgery suites; recognition as one of 40 National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer centers, an Eye Center, the Duke Heart Center and the Children's Health Center.
DUH also functions as a research hospital with a federally funded clinical research unit where medical advances are achieved and applied; and as a teaching hospital for students of medicine, nursing, and the allied health sciences.