Employment Duration: Full time Department: Friends Hospital
DIRECTOR OF PHARMACY FRIENDS HOSPITAL PHILADELPHIA, PA
Hours:The pharmacy is open weekdays 8:00am-8:00pm and weekends & holidays 8:00am-2:00pm
Description:As a Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS) Staff Pharmacist Friends Hospital you will oversee all pharmacy operations for the pharmacy including planning, organizing, controlling, and supervising activities, according to hospital policies, standards of practice of the profession, and state and federal laws. You will recommend innovations in the practice and function of the pharmacy to hospital administration and carry out mutually agreed upon programs. You will also perform staffing duties, which include filling orders with accuracy and checking technician-prepared products before release. The Director oversees the pharmacy staff which includes 7 technicians and 7 pharmacists. In this role you will staff 75% and take on call.
About the Facility: Friends Hospital is a leader in behavioral health care offering a system of comprehensive programs and services to people suffering from behavioral and emotional health problems. With 192 beds, Friends is the Delaware Valley's largest provider of inpatient behavioral health services, providing individualized programs for adolescents, adults, older adults and eating disorders. Friends Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Management of the pharmacy is outsourced to Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS).
Pharmacy degree (BS or PharmD) from an accredited school of pharmacy
Current PA pharmacist license in good standing
Recent pharmacist experience in an acute care hospital or other inpatient care setting pharmacist
Minimum 2 years' experience in a lead or supervisory role in a pharmacy
Ability to work independently, set priorities, make critical decisions, and respond to client concerns
Ability to work cooperatively with other members of CPS and hospital and pharmacy staff
Benefits: CPS full-time employees enjoy a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance / 401(k) with a Match / Paid Holidays / Paid Time Off (PTO) Program / Company Paid Short- and Long-Term Disability / Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance / Medical Flex and Dependent Care Accounts and more.
About CPS: Founded nearly 50 years ago and employing over 2,500 clinical, regulatory, and operational pharmacy professionals, Comprehensive Pharmacy Services is the nation's oldest and largest provider of pharmacy support services to more than 700 hospitals and healthcare facilities across the United States and Puerto Rico. CPS helps hospital pharmacists tackle complex problems such as medication reconciliation, hyper-inflated drug costs, standardization, centralized distribution, regulatory & compliance, and 340B programs leading to increased quality, reduced admissions and lower costs. Services provided by CPS include pharmacy management, pharmacy consulting, specialized pharmacy services, telepharmacy, 340B program compliance assurance, ambulatory & retail pharmacy services, medication related transition of care, and pharmacy analytics. For more information, visit http://www.cpspharm.com.
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