Directs and coordinates activities and functions of pharmacy. Plans and implements procedures in hospital healthcare according to hospital policies and legal requirements. Assures productivity and financial goals are met. Responsible for management of a major operating unit or a very large staff support function. May be over a "service line" of multiple clinical departments and related operations. Typically a large area with a single overall focus which may be organized as multiple cost centers. Maintains knowledge of market/competitor trends. Defines goals and outcomes for department.
Provides essential leadership and administrative support to the department members; coordinates the allocation of staff and other resources; Facilitates the ongoing achievement of the department's mission and goals; promotes the development and improvement of processes directed at providing quality, economical healthcare services.This position will manage pharmacy distributive services, facilitate drug utilization initiatives, integrate clinical pharmacy programs, oversee pharmacy information systems, advance medication safety, and assure regulatory compliance. They also directly manage the activities of pharmacists and technicians and are actively involved in their areas of oversight to assure pharmacy staff remain competent and engaged in customer service, standardized work, and lean processes.
Graduate from an accredited Pharmacy Program, Pharm. D. preferred
Min 5 years hospital related pharmacy experience, retail pharmacy experience helpful, with at least 2 years in a supervisory role.
C. Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
Current Texas Registered Pharmacist (R.Ph.) license
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.