Pella Regional Health Center Director of Pharmacy in Pella, Iowa
Responsible for providing leadership to the hospital pharmacy department. He/she plans, directs, and monitors all financial, operational, professional, and clinical activities for the department. Responsible for growth in services and programs within his/her service lines collaborating with departments to ensure success. Implements Policies and Procedures that ensure the pharmacy provides optimal services that meet all legal, accreditation, and certification requirements. Develops competence assessment programs that ensure all staff performs all duties and responsibilities with utmost efficiency and safety, as well as, complies with all applicable policies, procedures and standards of the hospital. Provides hospital staff with timely information relative to new drugs, policies, and standards of care that relate to medication use/safety. Keeps current with State regulations regarding the practice of Pharmacy and implements changes as necessary to maintain compliance.
Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Graduate of an accredited college of Pharmacy with a PhD.
Iowa Pharmacy License that is current and in good standing.
Requires at least 3-5 years of experience in the hospital and retail pharmacy setting, including leadership
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.
High degree of empathetic listening, tact and kindness toward others.
Ability to communicate well verbally. Must work effectively as a member of a team.
Strong computer knowledge.
Technical skills associated with duties listed within this job description. Must be competent in all assigned areas.
Must demonstrate leadership and effective communication skills as required for this position.