Clinical Pharmacy Manager

With over 45 years of experience in helping hundreds of hospital and outpatient pharmacies, we provide access to best practice strategies and tactics to control costs, improve workflow and enhance safety.  Cardinal Health Innovative Delivery Solutions is one of the largest employers of acute-care pharmacist in the United States.  Cardinal Health is the employer of choice for pharmacists because we offer a variety of career opportunities in pharmacy leadership, clinical specialties, remote order entry, business management, medication therapy management and more.

As a Clinical Manager, you will provide leadership direction and management of clinical processes and initiatives within the hospital. Our Clinical Manager manages implementation of all Econotherapeutic programs and compiles documented outcomes by area as well as providing clinical education support for the hospital.  As the nation's premier provider of hospital pharmacy management services, Cardinal Health can offer you an outstanding career opportunity with a growing organization.  By joining the Cardinal Health team, you will be given the operational and clinical resources and training to help both you and the hospital reach the next level. 

Accountabilities:

  • Provide clinical support and direction to the DOP and pharmacy staff in the hospital.
  • Build and enhance professional relationships with pharmacy staff and management.
  • Communicate effectively with pharmacy staff, hospital and system pharmacy management.
  • Provide pharmaceutical care to selected patients.
  • Develop drug therapy review programs and document their results.
  • Active participation in the management process of the hospital.
  • Active participation in Committee meetings.
  • Coordinate vendor activity to support formulary decisions.
  • Establish procedures that insure optimum performance for applicable audits.
  • Development and coordination of clinically related quality improvement programs that meet all proprietary, regulatory, and accreditation standards.
  • Participate in the assessment and evaluation of professional staff.
  • Provide in-service education to medical, nursing and pharmacy staff.
  • Train and educate pharmacy staff to provide pharmaceutical care and practice Econotherapeutic related concepts.
  • Participate in the publication of educational material directed at hospital health care professionals.
  • Direct and coordinate clinical clerkship programs for pharmacy and other health care professional trainees.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in pharmacy required PharmD preferred
  • Currently licensed to practice pharmacy in State of opening or eligible to reciprocate
  • 3+ years related pharmacy experience required
  • 3-5 years experience managing clinical programs.
  • In-patient hospital pharmacy experience is required
  • Ability to hear, write, and speak clearly in order to communicate with customers and health care professionals
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Must be able to multi-task.
  • Excellent planning, organizing and leadership skills
  • Pressure to perform in emergency situations