Under the direction of the Chief Medical Officer is responsible for the management of the Pharmacy to ensure optimal service to all departments so that they will carry out quality patient care. Ensures that sufficient, properly trained personnel carry out the philosophy, goals and objectives, policies and functions of the Pharmacy Department. Oversees the hiring, training and allocation of resources so that the department meets or stays abreast with technical changes. Is responsible for the department’s Quality Improvement in that it meets and passes the requirements of the Joint commission standards. Promotes teamwork within the department, with physicians, nurses and other departments of the organization. Fulfills the moral, legal and professional responsibility associated with the practice of Pharmacy.
Degree from an accredited School of Pharmacy
Five (5) years experience in hospital pharmacy with a minimum of two (2) years experience in an administrative/supervisory capacity
Current license to practice pharmacy in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania