Manager Pharmacy Operations

  • Job Reference: 473432285-2
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2022
  • Recruiter: HM Health Solutions
  • Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Participates in the development, planning, implementation, and operation of departmental projects and services; works with pharmacy director to establish short and long range departmental goals and objectives; assumes responsibility for day-to-day operations and assists with systems, regulatory requirements and performance improvement.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Plans, organizes, implements, and controls the preparation, distribution, and data processing activities and operations in pharmacy. Responsible to ensure that operational processes and hospitals standards and objectives are being met. Recommends, develops and implements short and long-range plans to streamline and maintain operations. (20%)

Develops operational guidelines and introduction and education of new products and procedures to the staff. (20%)

Supervises the activities of pharmacy staff in conjunction with Pharmacy Practice Supervisor or Pharmacist. Clarifies work expectations, and promotes staff cooperation. (20%)

Performs the duties of a Pharmacy Practice Supervisor or Pharmacist as needed. (10%)

Assists with the development, implementation and administration of hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Assists with personnel activities including interviewing, staffing, corrective action, and performance appraisals. (10%)

Participates in performance improvement and regulatory compliance efforts and maintains an attitude that promotes and fosters an environment of safety. Assists in the development and implementation of performance improvement initiatives and oversite of regulatory requirements. (10%)

Assists the Director of Pharmacy with the preparation and monitoring of the annual labor and non-labor budgets. Assists in the development and implementation of plans to control costs, including as necessary assurance that all patient daily billing is completed accurately. Assists with 340B management as applicable. (10%)

Performs other duties as assigned or required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum

Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy or Doctor of Pharmacy degree (Pharm D) and 5 years' experience as a staff pharmacist.

State licensure as a Pharmacist.

Preferred

Master's degree in Pharmacy, Business or Health Care Management.

Pharmacy residency program.

Previous supervisory experience.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.