Cleveland Clinic is comprised of a 1,400-bed academic medical center and 17 additional hospitals, including 5 in Southeast Florida. In total, there are nearly 6,000 inpatient beds and over 1,400 pharmacy employees, more than 300 physician practices, 20 ambulatory pharmacies, significant inpatient and outpatient clinical services and a pharmacy budget exceeding $1 billion.
Using both operation and clinical management skills, the Pharmacy Manager for Ambulatory Specialty Clinics will coordinate the development, implementation and measurement of pharmacy services within the ambulatory clinic pharmacy team to improve medication use quality and safety, enhance patient care, improve patient experience, reduce readmission rates and contribute to the margin of the health system. The Pharmacy Manager for Ambulatory Specialty Clinics will oversee ambulatory clinic pharmacist roles in endocrine, geriatrics, rheumatology, pediatrics, and anticoagulation services.
Key Roles and Responsibilities:
Direct oversight for 4 pharmacist FTE in endocrinology, geriatrics, rheumatology, and pediatrics.
Develop and implement goal-oriented performance measures for existing clinic locations and develop expansion strategy in specialty clinics to support organizational population health goals.
Direct oversight of 26 FTE for clinic-based anticoagulation services across Northeast Ohio.
New business development in specialty clinics
Education of staff, residents, and pharmacy students
Preceptor (IPPE and APPE students, PGY1 Residents, HSPA Residents)
Reporting Structure: The Pharmacy Manager for Ambulatory Specialty Clinics will report to the Assistant Director of Pharmacy for Population Health and Transitions of Care.
Manages the daily operation of inpatient pharmacy services. Identifies, develops and implements innovative, systematic and timely solutions to improve quality.
Erick Sokn, PharmD, MS, BCPS
Assistant Director of Pharmacy for Population Health & Transitions of Care
Cleveland Clinic Department of Pharmacy
9500 Euclid Avenue, HB105, Cleveland, Ohio, 44195
EDUCATION: • Pharmacy degree with current state license and MS, MBA, PharmD and/or residency preferred.
CERTIFICATIONS: • Current State licensure as a Registered Pharmacist (RPh) or eligible for reciprocation in current State within 90 days of hire.
COMPLEXITY OF WORK: • Within the scope of the job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. • Must be able to work in a stressful environment.
WORK EXPERIENCE: • Three years clinical Pharmacy experience, including at least one year leadership experience. • MS Residency may substitute for required experience.
Internal Number: 23
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