ContinueCARE in Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, TX, managed by Cardinal Health, is seeking a pharmacy manager to join its leadership team. This specialty hospital cares for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. Working alongside its healthcare team, ContinueCARE looks to its pharmacy staff to ensure appropriate pharmaceutical care is administered to its patients.
With over 45 years of experience in helping hundreds of hospital and outpatient pharmacies, we provide access to best practice strategies and tactics to control costs, improve workflow and enhance safety. Cardinal Health Innovative Delivery Solutions is one of the largest employers of acute-care pharmacist in the United States. Cardinal Health is the employer of choice for pharmacists because we offer a variety of career opportunities in pharmacy leadership, clinical specialties, remote order entry, business management, medication therapy management and more.
The Pharmacy Manager is responsible for overseeing all medication storage and preparation in the facility/pharmacy. They ensure that the pharmacy provides optimal services; meets all legal, accreditation, and certification requirements; and complies with all applicable policies, procedures, codes, and standards of the organization. This is a working manager role.
Coordinates, supervises, and participates in the daily activities of hospital pharmacy operations and/or pharmacy support staff
Administers and executes hospital and pharmacy policies and procedures
Ensures pharmacy staff operate within established guidelines
Will interact with staff, internal and external customers and peer groups at various management levels
Direct monthly medication area inspections and have supporting documentation
Participate in hospital committee meetings necessary to enhance practice and patient care
Perform special projects as requested
Must be a “good standing” licensed Pharmacist and/or eligible for licensure in the state of Texas
1+ years of hospital pharmacy and preferably hospital pharmacy management experience.
Ability to develop, implement and lead all aspects of pharmacy operation
Ability to see, hear, write, and speak clearly in order to communicate with customers and health care professionals
Excellent planning, organizing and leadership skills
Strong customer orientation and negotiation skills
Pressure to perform in emergency situations
Overall decision-making responsibility
Ability to work on call or be in an on-call rotation.