Health First Pharmacy Manager - Pharmacy, Viera Hospital, Full-Time in Viera, Florida


To be fully engaged in providing No Harm/ Quality, Customer Experience, and Stewardship, the pharmacy manager is responsible for overseeing all medication storage and preparation within the health system at Health First, Inc. The pharmacy manager ensures that the pharmacy provides optimal services; meets all legal, accreditation, and certification requirements, and complies with all applicable policies, procedures, codes, and standards of Health First, Inc. Develops and meets departmental goals that align with facility and organization goals.

PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES: * Work diligently to increasingly engage, provide tools of engagement, and raise issues of engagement with direct reports. * Ensures maintenance of an adequate medication supply. Ensures the integrity of the medication supply. * Establishes specifications for the procurement of medications, chemicals, and biologicals. * Ensures strict control and accountability for medications dispensed to patients. * Assures adequate control, procurement of and documentation of controlled substances. * Ensures licensure is maintained in department files. * Ensures compliance with health system policies and procedures that apply to pharmacy services. * Ensures compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules, and regulations. * Maintains current pharmacist and consultant licensure. * Sustains professional competence and promotes development through participation in inservices, workshops, seminars, and professional organizations. * Maintains patient and department/hospital confidentiality * Supervises medication storage and preparation areas throughout the facility. * Administers reports, documents, payroll records, statistical surveys, and other required data. * Assists Director with the development and implementation of a strategic plan for the pharmacy that supports the mission and goals of the organization. * Develops, implements, and maintains a program that improves the quality of pharmacy services and supports the quality improvement plan of the organization.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: * Must be a graduate of an ACPE accredited school of pharmacy. Pharm D degree preferred. * Must have a current Florida Pharmacist license. * Must have a Florida Pharmacist Consultant License, or obtain within 6 months of hire. * At least 5 years of hospital pharmacy experience required. * Some supervisory experience preferred. * Hours may be long and irregular; includes evenings, weekends, and holidays as necessary. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: * Repetitive use of hands and fingers. Good hand and wrist dexterity to enable typing and/or computer work for 8-10 hours/day. * Good eyesight to read labels/prescriptions, graduated containers of fluids, to count tabs, capsules. * Good hearing to understand phone instructions/orders, customers and those in which the position depends. * Ability to work in noisy distracting atmosphere, to handle frequent interruptions, to adapt to changes in workload and work schedule. * Handle large volumes of work for long periods of time. * Walk, bend, stoop, twist, sit, stand for long periods of time, 8-10 hours a day. * May require lifting and carrying light loads (Up to 40lbs.)

Job: *Pharmacy

Organization: *Health First, Incorporated

Title: Pharmacy Manager - Pharmacy, Viera Hospital, Full-Time

Location: Florida - Brevard County-Viera

Requisition ID: 036993