California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking an experienced and dynamic pharmacy leader to serve as the Pharmacist-in-Charge (PIC) and deliver complex pharmacy services as part of an interdisciplinary team.
In this key position and under the general direction of the Statewide Chief of Pharmacy Services and the institutions’ Chief Executive Officers, you will:
Plan and coordinate the institutions’ statewide pharmacy services program
Provide clinical guidance, supervision, and training to pharmacy staff to help ensure the safe, efficient, and effective use of medication therapies.
Advise and consult with other Chiefs, departmental leaders, and providers regarding the delivery of pharmacy services
Coordinate and oversee monthly audits of medication areas
Participate in multidisciplinary team meetings regarding the delivery of drug therapies
In order to qualify for this opportunity, you must possess:
Current California Pharmacist license
Two years of experience as a Pharmacist, preferably including one year in a hospital pharmacy
In return for your efforts, we offer a competitive compensation package, including:
Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
State of California retirement that vests in five years (visit www.CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits.
California Pharmacist license fee reimbursement
Professional Education Development leave
Robust 401(k) and 457 savings plans (tax defer up to $45,000 - $60,000 per year)
Relocation assistance for those new to State service
About California Correctional Health Care Services
Established to oversee and provide timely access to quality health care in all adult correctional facilities operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in California, California Correctional Health Care Services is seeking dedicated health care professionals to continue this important mission. In return we offer all of the benefits of employment with State of California, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options; generous paid time off; and retirement options that include a pension and 401(k) and 457 accounts. Plus, with locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!