As a Manager of Pharmacy – Pharmacist in Charge (PIC), you will work closely with the Senior Director of Pharmacy to manage all clinical, operational and administrative functions for the Pharmacy program. Additional responsibilities will consist of schedule development, completing annual staff evaluations and participating in hiring decisions. Serving as a preceptor for the pharmacy clerkship and other educational activities is expected.
Participates in patient care/medical rounds as well as medical section and/or department meetings.
Serves on committees and ensures patient safety through the review of processes in assigned areas.
Supervises/instructs Pharmacists, performs competence assessments and identifies staff education needs.
Prepares and presents drug reviews, MUE criteria, antibiotic sensitivity reports, adverse drug reaction reports and pharmacy interventions summaries to the "P and T" committee.
Monitors drug therapy regimens for contraindications, drug/drug interactions, drug/food interactions, adverse drug reactions and appropriateness of drug and dose.
Facilitates the development and implementation of treatment guidelines, protocols, formulary changes and critical pathways as approved by appropriate committees.
Provides accurate and timely drug information to the professional staff and contributes to newsletters for physicians and other health professionals.
Facilitates the identification, resolution, implementation and communication of cost-effective medication use issues in collaboration with the medical staff.
Pharm.D. and a minimum of 2 years of Pharmacy Management/Leadership experience. Priority will be given to candidates with an MBA and/or Administrative Residency.