Job Number: 20019702

Location: Glasgow, KY

Date Posted: 8-16-2017

Job Title: Pharmacy Operations Manager

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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.

The Pharmacy Operations Manager is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the hospital pharmacy department. In addition, the Operations Manager provides pharmaceutical care to patients as a staff pharmacist (~50%). These functions are performed to ensure that the highest possible quality of medication therapy is provided to the patients of this hospital.

Accountabilities:

  • Coordinates and supervises the daily activities of hospital pharmacy operations and/or pharmacy support staff
  • Administers and executes hospital and pharmacy policies and procedures
  • Ensures pharmacy staff operate within established guidelines
  • Will interact with staff, internal and external customers and peer groups at various management levels
  • Direct monthly medication area inspections and have supporting documentation
  • Participate in hospital committee meetings necessary to enhance practice and patient care
  • Perform special projects as requested

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in pharmacy required PharmD preferred
  • Currently licensed to practice pharmacy in State of opening or eligible to reciprocate
  • 3+ years of hospital pharmacy and preferably hospital pharmacy management experience.
  • Ability to develop, implement and lead all aspects of pharmacy operation
  • In-patient hospital pharmacy experience
  • Ability to see, hear, write, and speak clearly in order to communicate with customers and health care professionals
  • Excellent planning, organizing and leadership skills
  • Strong customer orientation and negotiation skills
  • Pressure to perform in emergency situations
  • Ability to make decisions responsibility

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


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Meet Marjorie

Cardinal Health is making peoples’ lives better with all of the research it does to cure certain diseases. We have good benefits and the company values its associates. Something is always changing within the business and the technology. I like the fact that I learn something every day in this career.
Marjorie, Nuclear Pharmacy Technician