Responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of department activities. Coordinates formulation and dispensing of pharmaceuticals, procurement and storage, and control of medications. Assists the Director and Clinical Pharmacy Manager in ensuring all activities are conducted in accordance with hospital standards and objectives as well as all regulatory, legal and accreditation agency requirements. In the Director’s absence, works with the Clinical Pharmacy Manger to ensure smooth operation of department. Responsible for staff scheduling calendar and daily assignment of duties. Responsible for adjustments of assignments to respond to changes in workload unanticipated absences. Assists in the implementation and staff orientation for clinical pharmacy activities.
Variable Shifts/ Days/ Weekends / Holidays
Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in pharmacy. Completion of an advanced degree or certification in a related field.
Current New York State Licensure as a Pharmacist.
Five to seven years of progressive responsibility in institutional pharmacy practice, including two years in a supervisory capacity.
Experience in regulatory compliance and coordination of pharmacy services with subordinate personnel.
Knowledge of drugs and other pharmaceuticals and regulations relating to storage and distribution of pharmaceuticals.
Requires working knowledge of computers, including databases, spreadsheets and word processing. Advanced Information Technology skills desired.