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Pharmacy Operations Manager | In Wichita Falls

United Regional Health Care System Tyler, TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Summary of Essential Functions

  • Assists enforcing the medical centers policies and procedures for the storage and preparation of pharmaceuticals.
  • Ensures that the pharmacy provides superior services, exceeds all legal, accreditation and certification requirements, and follows all applicable policies, procedures, codes and standards of the medical center.

Educational Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Graduate of an ACPE accredited School of Pharmacy with a BS Pharmacy degree or higher.
  • An advanced degree (pharmacy or business) is desirable.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.

License and Certifications

  • Currently licensed to practice pharmacy in state of Texas. Certification/

Qualifications/Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Must have three to five years hospital training or equivalent training; one to two years in a management position or equivalent training; trained in general use of pharmacy computer systems; and previous clinical experience.
  • Must be able to work independently, handle stress appropriately and work cooperatively with hospital and pharmacy staff.
  • Must be able to set priorities, make critical decisions and respond quickly to emergency requests.
  • Fosters a team environment by providing orientation and training to new team members.
  • Must be able to meet the pharmaceutical care needs of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, geriatric, acute care, psychiatric, oncology, obstetric, chemically dependent, rehabilitation and skilled-nursing patients.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists the Director of Pharmacy in ensuring safe, appropriate, cost effective drug therapies for patients according to established policies, procedures and protocols.
  • Develops, enforces and maintains policies and procedures that promote cost-effective, appropriate and safe drug use.
  • Develops and maintains a medical staff approved formulary.
  • Supervises drug storage and preparation areas throughout the hospital.
  • Provides for the educational needs of healthcare professionals and patients and their families.
  • Ensures maintenance of an adequate drug supply. Ensures the integrity of the drug supply. Establishes specifications for the procurement of drugs, chemicals and biologicals.
  • Ensures strict control and accountability for drugs dispensed to patients or distributed to floor stock.
  • Assures adequate control and documentation of controlled substances.
  • Supervises pharmacy personnel. Recruits, promotes, disciplines and terminates pharmacy staff.
  • Develops job descriptions and performance standards. Evaluates and counsels staff on their performance.
  • Prepares work schedules and monitors workload statistics. Maintains an appropriate staffing level. Provides for the educational needs of the pharmacy staff.
  • Reviews monthly financial statistics and plans expenditures within budget guidelines. Monitors and justifies all expenses exceeding budgeted targets.
  • Ensures preparation and submission of patient charges and financial reports to administration in accordance with hospital policy.
  • Administers reports, documents, payroll records, statistical surveys and other required data.
  • Ensures compliance with hospital policies and procedures that apply to pharmacy services. Ensures compliance with all applicable Federal, State and local laws, rules and regulations.
  • Performs all other tasks/responsibilities as necessary.

United Regional Health Care System

Why Work Here?

Highly Reputable Organization | Culture of Excellence | Watson Health Top 100 Hospitals in 2014, 2015 and 2018

United Regional Health Care System is located in Wichita Falls, Texas and provides comprehensive medical care including inpatient and outpatient services, advanced diagnostics, surgical specialties and life-saving emergency care to a nine-county service area. It has the area’s only Level II Trauma Center and serves as the Primary Stroke Center for the region. United Regional’s passion is to provide excellence in health care for the communities it serves. To accomplish this passion, the System continues to reinvest in advanced technology, modern facilities, and the recruitment and retention of highly skilled employees and physicians to ensure that the current and future medical needs of the area are met.

Address

1600 Eleventh St., Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Tyler, TX
USA

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