As a member of the pharmacy leadership team, this coordinator is responsible for drug distribution and delivery. This coordinator has varied responsibilities, some of which are denoted below.
Management of all aspects of day to day drug distribution and delivery services including staff scheduling, inventory handling, safety monitoring and technology oversight to ensure timely and accurate delivery of medications to our patients.
Responsible for the supervision of team members which may consist of pharmacy technicians, and ensures appropriate training of staff in their job functions.
Works collaboratively with peers and other healthcare professionals to achieve division, departmental and institutional goals.
Coordinates division staff meetings, and ensures timely dissemination of information to staff through multiple avenues.
Ensures that division services and practices are in line with established policies and procedures, and assess compliance with regulatory requirements (e.g.-TJC, BOP, DEA, USP), and best practice recommendations (e.g.-ISMP).
Assists with Human Resources relevant matters, including, recruiting, promotion, retention and discipline.
Takes responsibility for personal and professional growth.
Represent and support the pharmacy department’s commitment to excellence through active participation on intra- and interdepartmental committees and teams
Engages in educational activities such as precepting of students and residents.
Education: Doctor of Pharmacy or Bachelor of Pharmacy required. MBA or MS in Health System Pharmacy preferred.
Experience: Three years’ experience as a pharmacist. Management experience preferred. Health-system pharmacy administration residency or equivalent post-graduate training preferred.
Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification: Doctor of Pharmacy or Bachelor of Pharmacy. Licensed as a Pharmacist by the North Carolina Board of Pharmacy. Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS).
Duke University Hospital (DUH) is an academic medical center and 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. Our core value is to care for our patients, their loved ones, and each other.
A tertiary and quaternary care facility, Duke University Hospital is consistently rated as one of the best in the United States and is known around the world for its outstanding care and groundbreaking research. With more than 11,000 employees, Duke University Hospital is both a research hospital where medical advances are created and put into use, and a teaching hospital for students of medicine, nursing, and related health sciences.
Duke University Hospital has 1,048 licensed inpatient beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma center; a major surgery suite containing 51 operating rooms; an endosurgery center; a separate hospital outpatient surgical department with nine op...erating rooms, an extensive diagnostic and interventional radiology area and an eye center with five additional operating rooms. In fiscal year 2021, Duke University Hospital admitted 41,274 patients and had 1,305,938 outpatient visits.
The Department of Pharmacy (DOP) at DUH provides a broad range of pharmacy services. The Mission of Duke Pharmacy is we deliver exceptional pharmacy services for a healthier tomorrow. The Vision of Duke Pharmacy is to be a distinguished global leader in pharmacy care. The department mirrors the values of the health system, which are: teamwork, integrity, diversity, excellence, and safety. Research and education are integral parts of this process. Patient wellness is the endpoint and focus of our collective efforts. The DOP is comprised of over 470 full-time employee positions and employs over 580 professionally and technically skilled individuals.