Mahaska Health is seeking a Director of Pharmacy with skills and vision of making healthcare personal with our patients, visitors and staff. This position will be the driving force for the pharmacy to ensure appropriate pharmaceutical care is administered to patients of the hospital while supporting a thriving medical campus. This full-time, exempt position will report to the Chief Nursing Officer.
Requirements: Must be a graduate from an accredited College of Pharmacy with minimum of 3 years hospital experience; 2 years in a managerial role. Current Iowa Registered Pharmacist license. Preferences: Retail pharmacy experience.
Responsibilities: The Director of Pharmacy will plan, direct, and monitor all financial, operational, professional, and clinical activities of the department. Implements Policies and Procedures that ensure the pharmacy department provides optimal pharmaceutical services that meet all legal, accreditation, and certification requirements. Ensures that all pharmacy staff is currently licensed/certified/registered and have adequate Continuing Education credits. Develops competence assessment programs that ensure all pharmacy staff performs all duties and responsibilities with utmost efficiency and safety, as well as, complies with all applicable policies, procedures and standards of the hospital and Mahaska Health Partnership services. Provides hospital staff with timely information relative to new drugs, policies and standards of care that relate to medication use/safety. Keeps current with State regulations regarding the practice of Pharmacy and implements changes as necessary to maintain compliance.
Salary is commensurate with experience. To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes IPERS, medical, dental, life, and employee assistance program.
At Mahaska Health our mission is to bring the humanity of compassionate care together with the latest technology and most informed science, treating all with honesty, respect, and confidentiality.
Days; alternating weekend/holiday and call coverage
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