Our client, a progressive 400 bed hospital located in Tennessee is looking for a Director of Pharmacy.
As Director of Pharmacy, you will be responsible for planning, organizing and directing the overall operation of the Pharmacy Department: ensures compliance with patient care quality standards as it relates to the care provided to all age groups of patients ranging from newborns to the elderly: directs and controls the purchase and inventory maintenance of pharmaceuticals and related substances and supplies: participates in the department’s planning, revenue analysis, budgeting, educations and human resources activities.
The Director is responsible for generating and implementing an operational plan with goals and objectives that are in alignment with the System’s strategic goals; achieving and enhancing customer and employee satisfaction; and managing all fiscal, material, and human resources. The successful candidate will be a graduate of an ACPE Accredited School of Pharmacy. A related Masters or Doctoral Level Academic degree and/or Doctor of Pharmacy degree is also preferred and completion of an accredited pharmacy residency is desirable. A minimum of five years of recent hospital/institutional experience with two to three years experience as a Director, Assistant Director or similar pharmacy management role is preferred. Candidates should also have documented ability to achieve targeted results in a complex, interdisciplinary environment, demonstrated problem-solving and project management abilities, and strong interpersonal and communication skills with a track record of excellent customer service and a focus on service excellence.