Prime Healthcare

Director of Pharmacy

Facility St. Joseph Medical Center
Location
US-MO-Kansas City
ID
2021-76095
Category
Director
Position Type
Full Time
Shift
Days

Overview

St. Joseph Medical Center, a CMS 5-Star Award winning hospital, is a faith-based, 310-bed facility providing a wide range of acute care and outpatient services. Key services include the St. Joseph Heart Institute, Senior Care Services, Senior Behavioral Health, Surgical Services and the Joint and Spine Institute. St. Joseph is a member of Prime Healthcare Services, one the nation’s leading hospital systems. It is recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the “15 Top Health Systems” in the nation. We believe that continuous, quality of care and performance improvements are the foundation for preserving and enhancing healthcare delivery.

Responsibilities

The Director of Pharmacy is responsible for organizing and supervising all aspects of daily pharmacy operations to ensure safe medication management processes throughout the hospital. Manages budgets for pharmacy staff and inventory. Establishes communication with physicians and staff to ensure proper patient care. Keeps abreast of technological and clinical practice changes and implements improvements as necessary. Ensures compliance with all applicable regulatory agencies as well as with hospital policy and procedures.

Qualifications

Education and Work Experience

  1. Current state Registered Pharmacy License.
  2. At least 5 years Hospital Pharmacy experience with at least 2 years administrative experience.
  3. B.S. degree in Pharmacy required.
  4. Doctor of Pharmacy or Masters Degree in Pharmacy or related field preferred.
  5. Strong verbal and written communication skills required.
  6. Experience with hospital pharmacy computer systems, spreadsheets, word processing programs, and other databases required.



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