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Director of Pharmacy

Company: Ascension (System Office)
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

We Are Hiring:

Location: St. Vincent's East (Trussville)

Schedule: Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm; hours could vary depending on department needs

What You Will Do:

Direct pharmacy operations to ensure alignment with the mission, values and objectives of the department and organization.

* Direct the development and implementation of practices, policies and procedures in all functional areas of the department.
* Accountable for department staffing and capacity planning.
* Oversee the development, monitoring of and compliance with departmental budget(s).
* Utilize broad knowledge of applicable statutory, regulatory and administrative requirements to direct departmental operations and ensure accountability for the department's compliance.
* Develop and maintain effective, collaborative relationships with all site leadership, specialties, departments including other specialty managers, associates and related vendors.
* Implement specialty quality initiatives in the areas of patient safety, the Joint Commission, specialty accreditation, and performance improvement.
* Participate in the development and administration of both long-term and annual capital plans which include facilities, systems and equipment. Implement and monitor compliance with revenue integrity processes.

What You Will Need:

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

* Licensed Pharmacist credentialed from the Alabama Board of Pharmacy obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


* Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy or Doctorate of Pharmacy required. Master's degree preferred

Work Experience:

* PharmD with Residency Training required
* 2-3 years experience in Hospital Pharmacy Leadership, e.g., Manager, Director of Pharmacy preferred but not required

Why Join Our Team:

Ascension St. Vincent's has been serving Birmingham and surrounding communities for more than 120 years. We employ over 4,800 associates across five hospitals in addition to outpatient health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and more. Ascension St. Vincent's is committed to providing compassionate, personalized care for all, including our associates. We offer a place of respect and inclusion, as well as a rich learning environment with countless opportunities for career growth and professional development. If you are looking to make an immediate impact in your community, we invite you to explore a career with Ascension St. Vincent's today.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care - including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Ascension St. Vincent Health System is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

Pay Non-Discrimination Notice:

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement:

This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.


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