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Director of Pharmacy

Columbia, SC | Other
7 Days Ago

Job Description

Full-Time Hospital Director of Pharmacy Position Available at The Regional Medical Center in Orangeburg, SC. This position is eligible for our full benefits package. 

  • Under the CMS Vaccine Mandate, full COVID-19 vaccination is required (or an approved medical or religious exemption) for this position. 
  • This is not a remote/work-from-home position
  • All experience levels considered

Working Director of Pharmacy Position

Working under the supervision of the VP for Pharmacy Management as well as Hospital Administration, fulfills all legal and regulatory requirements, including evaluation, selection, procurement and distribution of drugs, counseling and professional consultation. Ensures compliance with all state and federal regulations as well as policies of the hospital and PharmD on Demand. Interprets physician medication orders. Compounds and dispenses prescribed medications and other pharmaceuticals and related products for patient care by performing related duties. Responsible for supervising all onsite staff, including pharmacists and technicians.

Ability to represent the hospital and PharmD on Demand in a positive and professional manner; ability to maintain customer confidentiality at all times; ability to comply with all organizational policies regarding ethical business practices; ability to exercise judgment; ability to interact with all types of people; ability to maintain remain professional in all situations; ability to use time effectively. Utilizes pharmaceutical equipment to include automated dispensing machines, Laminar Flow Hoods and compounding equipment.

Additional job requirements include but are not limited to:

  • Works with hospital and PharmD on Demand administration on planning, organizing and directing pharmacy operations and ensuring compliance with all local, state and federal regulations
  • Responsible for overseeing restock, maintenance management, contract renewals, etc. for automated dispensing machines
  • Responsible for pharmacy department per Georgia Board rules, laws, and Joint Commission Standards
  • P & T committee requirements as indicated per policy
  • Med Exec committee policy as indicated per policy and hospital expectations
  • Maintenance of all applicable accreditations and licenses
  • Responsible for quality improvement initiatives as requested by the hospital and per policy
  • Having a willingness to make changes to processes to improve efficiency and ultimately provide clinical support for patients
  • Identify processes for improvements
  • Delegate duties as needed
  • Attend and/or lead meetings as needed
  • Responsible for all order entry during hours of operation and clinical patient reviews
  • Responsible for Chargemaster upkeep
  • Responsible for Formulary management both perpetually and in the EHR system
  • Responsible for all things related to clinical informatics in and regarding the pharmacy department
  • Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/healthcare errors
  • Supervises technicians
  • Works cooperatively with the remote pharmacists and responds to requests in a timely manner
  • Assist physicians and other departments as needed

About PharmD on Demand:

PharmD on Demand specializes in hospital pharmacy management and remote pharmacy services. Our focus is on improving patient care and the financial performance of all hospital pharmacies nationwide. At PharmD on Demand, we believe quality people are essential to the success and growth of our company. We also believe in a company culture that encourages the advancement, efficiency, and morale of our employees. For further questions, please visit our website at or call us at 706-389-9500.

Company Overview

  • Website
  • Headquarters WATKINSVILLE, GA
  • Size 25 - 50
  • Founded 2006
  • Type
  • Revenue <$5M
  • Industry Healthcare
  • About pharmd on demand

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