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Supervisor Ambulatory Pharmacy Care (LR-3874)

Location: Woodland Hills, CA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 810916 Date posted: 08/14/2019
Description:
Under the general direction of the Clinical Operations Manager, is responsible for the supervision of pharmacist and non-pharmacist employees in Ambulatory Pharmaceutical Care Services. Ensures compliance with Federal and State laws, regulations, and standards regarding the provision of pharmaceutical services and Divisional Pharmacy objectives, policies, and procedures. Assists the Clinical Operations Manager with the development and implementation of strategic initiatives. Performs other duties as required.

Essential Functions:
- Supervises, recruits, hires/fires, trains and manages/improves employee performance.
- Provides leadership and direction to Ambulatory Pharmaceutical Care Services personnel/staff including evaluating and coaching.
- Develops a team of professionals who plan and implement departmental goals and objectives.
- Administers all departmental policies and procedures.
- Collaborates with the Clinical Operations Manager in meeting deadlines, participates on committees, and stands in as a representative of Ambulatory Pharmaceutical Care Services, as needed.
- Assists with the development and implementation of CA division pharmacy strategic initiatives which are designed to enhance quality, improve member service, and enhance cost effectiveness.
- Works in collaboration with providers, department heads, and the Clinical Operations Manager to implement, evaluate, and improve quality management programs.
- Ensures high level of quality, competency, and accuracy by developing and maintaining quality assurance and competency assessment processes.
- Ensures compliance with Federal and State laws, regulations, and standards.
- Prepares and/or approves the bi-weekly payroll, and monitors personnel utilization in accordance with the operating budget or workload requirements.
- Proposes, develops, and implements efficient innovations to improve the Ambulatory Pharmaceutical Care Services to meet the needs of KP members and physicians.
- Provides ambulatory care service backup coverage as needed.

Basic Qualifications:
Experience
- N/A
Education
- Degree in pharmacy required
License, Certification, Registration
- Licensure as a pharmacist in California
 
Additional Requirements:
- Demonstrated self-initiative and innovation, and the ability to collaborate with others.
- Demonstrated ability to utilize verbal and written communication skills.
- Ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of applicable state and federal pharmacy regulations.
- Ability to demonstrate competency in the clinical areas of practice.
- Demonstrated knowledge of outpatient pharmacy operations, including professional, legal, business and public relations aspects.
- Demonstrated ability to lead and work as a member of a professional team.
- Substantial travel may be required.
- Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.
 


Preferred Qualifications:
- Minimum two (2) years Residency in Clinical Pharmacy or two (2) years directly related clinical experience preferred.
- Minimum two (2) years of pharmacy management, supervisory and/or functional direction experience.
- Pharm.D preferred.

Primary Location: California,Woodland Hills,Woodland Hills Medical Center 5601 De Soto Ave. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Variable Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: Varies Working Hours End: Varies 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: Ambulatory Care/Clinical Pharmacist Department: Pharmacy Administration Travel: Yes, 15 % 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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