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AdventHealth Pharmacy Manager in Ottawa, Kansas


Pharmacy Manager AdventHealth Ottawa

Location Address: 1301 S. Main Street, Ottawa, KS 66067

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ottawa

  • Family friendly community

  • Excellent cost of living

  • Five major recreational lakes

  • Many annual events and festivals

  • Environment committed to patient care

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Implements new technology and delivery systems as required

  • Oversees quality improvement activities, produces and monitors Quality Improvement Activities within areas of oversight responsibility to continuously assess and improve services

  • Demonstrates knowledge of current trends in business and healthcare industry, while continually analyzing impact on department operations

  • Maintains optimization of staff ratios within the Pharmacy law for maximum productivity

  • Maintains reports regarding quality, productivity, and service utilization

  • Effectively meets nursing and physician needs in a timely and cost-effective manner

  • Integrates services into the organization’s primary functions

  • Demonstrates effective managerial judgment, fairness and consistency in managing employee relations

  • Incorporates recommendations or actions of subordinate personnel, when appropriate

  • Develops orientation, personnel training systems, positive role modeling, and recommendations for ongoing staff development (in services, CE, etc.)

  • Maximum utilization of pharmacy technicians and pharmacy buyer’s skills, thus promoting effective outcomes and rewarding challenges

  • Coaches and counsels staff members and administers annual performance evaluations

  • Recommends sufficient number of qualified and competent persons to provide services and flexes staffing in accordance with workload demands

  • Determines qualifications and competence of direct reports (pharmacy buyers and pharmacy technicians)

  • Effectively interacts with all hospital-based personnel, including customers & those servicing Pharmacy

  • Maintains review of current policy and procedure manuals

  • Develops new policies and procedures, as required, with changes in regulations and/or support patient care services

  • Recommends departmental goals and objectives based on the unique aspect of patient care

  • Routinely evaluates agreements, billing, contracts, DRGs, inventory ordering, and personnel scheduling

  • Responsible for meeting JC and other regulatory standards

  • Effectively monitors productivity of the Pharmacy Department

  • Monitors operating expenses and implements action plan, when necessary

  • Modifies resource utilization to changing reimbursement trends

  • Evaluates and implements opportunities for enhancing cost-effective delivery of services

  • Participates in the selection of sources for needed services not provided by the department or organization


What You Will Need:

· Bachelor of Pharmacy

· State Pharmacy License

· State Pharmacist-In-Charge (PIC) License within 60 days of hire

The Pharmacy Manager is responsible for the supervision and management of daily pharmacy operations and activities in the Pharmacy Department. The scope of the position includes assuring the delivery of quality patient care through implementation and maintenance of medication preparation and distribution services. Assures effective supervision, staff development, appropriate staffing and promoting positive employee and guest relations. Establishes and maintains effective communication lines with Pharmacy, Nursing, Medical Staff, Materials Management, Information Systems, Finance and other outside entities within the facility; assuring integration of Pharmacy activities and objectives within the Pharmacy Department through development and implementation of policies & procedures. Assures well organized work flow, as well as maintains labor productivity and financial data within the Pharmacy Department.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Pharmacy

Organization: AdventHealth Ottawa

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Ottawa

Req ID: 22000648

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.