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Pharmacy Supervisor - Prince Georges Medical Center

Location: Hyattsville, MD Job Number: 718025 Date posted: 07/13/2018
Description: Manages pharmacy operations for specified pharmacy service and provides leadership to ensure caring, comprehensive, efficient, economical and consistently high quality service in accordance with the departmental standards and government laws and regulations. This position has all supervisory, managerial, and administrative responsibilities including hiring, training, evaluating, disciplining, and terminating staff.

Essential Functions:
  • Oversees workflow processes, provides work direction and coordinates the activities of all pharmacists and support personnel including ensuring of appropriate scheduling of personnel to meet customer service, performance and quality assurance objectives.
  • Develops and communicates service, performance and quality assurance expectations and sets goals with staff which are consistent with department and regional goals and objectives; provides feedback and follow up.
  • Facilitates organizational change and conflict resolution.
  • Interviews, selects, hires, orients, instructs, trains, counsels, evaluates, disciplines and terminates staff.
  • Monitors and evaluates existing service levels, systems, procedures and practices and recommends appropriate changes or additions as required consistent with the department's goals and objectives.
  • Coordinates and manages the budgetary needs.
  • Collaborates with facility medical and nursing personnel on regional initiatives relative to the delivery of services.
  • Assures compliance to all regulatory rules and regulations and Kaiser Permanente's policies and procedures and professional practice standards which include but are not limited to: Drug Enforcement Administration. State Boards of Pharmacy. HIPAA. Principles of Responsibility. Proper use of Kaiser Permanente personal computers and applications.
  • Supports development and implements policies and procedures relating to pharmacy operations and professional practice standards and implements department initiatives consistent with program goals and objectives.
  • Resolves daily operational problems and performs the general duties of a pharmacist.
  • Promotes loyalty and morale by creating a climate that encourages professional development, individual creativity, innovation and a high level of productivity.
  • Seeks training to further develop supervisory skills and assume additional management responsibility.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Basic Qualifications:
    Experience
  • Minimum one (1) year of personnel management/supervisor experience required.
  • Minimum two (2) years of pharmacist experience or one (1) year as assistant pharmacy supervisor required.
    Education
  • BS in Pharmacy or Pharm.D. required.
    License, Certification, Registration
  • Licensed to practice pharmacy in assigned jurisdiction required.

    Additional Requirements:
  • Effective interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of formulary process, inventory and cash control procedures required. If applicable, demonstrated knowledge and experience with IV, chemotherapy, and/or allergy admixture and sterile technique procedures also required.
  • Knowledge of federal and state laws as they pertain to pharmacy required.

    Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum two (2) years of experience with Kaiser Permanente preferred.
  • Advanced degree in business or health care administration preferred.
    Primary Location: Maryland,Hyattsville,Prince George Medical Center 6525 Belcrest Rd. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Variable Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: 8:00 AM Working Hours End: 7:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor Job Category: Pharmacy Specialty: Management Department: Outpatient Pharmacy Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
    Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
  • About Pharmacy Careers

    Pharmacy Careers

    Whether you're a resident, technician, or specialist, you'll find a wide array of clinical services in our progressive practice environment. In addition to outpatient, inpatient/hospital, and ambulatory care/clinical opportunities, we maintain specialized pharmacy services, automated refill pharmacies, regional call centers, drug information services, and pharmacy analytical services. In fact, our mail-order pharmacy was ranked highest in customer satisfaction by a J.D. Power U.S. Pharmacy Study.

    Our pharmacists also have access to a wealth of information and integrated technologies, meaning you have the information you need at your fingertips, enabling you to make the right decisions, expedite patient care, and actively participate in your patients' health.

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