Senior Director Pharmacy - Pharmacy Admin & Education

Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.00
Shift: Day
Hours: Monday - Friday and weekends holidays as needed

Responsible for the administrative, technical, and clinical operations of the Pharmacy Department across the continuum of care with direct oversight for recruitment and retention of appropriate staff, compliance with regulatory agencies such as DEA, JCAHO, DOH and the State Board of Pharmacy, strategic and budgetary planning and implementation, and interdisciplinary coordination of all medication management processes. Responsible for providing leadership for ?Connected? or other IT initiatives as well as the growth of Pharmaceutical information systems, and service to all clinicians on Academic Medical Center Campus for Clinical Care and Research activities.


Either a Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy  or  Pharm.D., plus 8 years of managerial experience in hospital pharmacy practice required
Pennsylvania licensure in Pharmacy or eligibility required


Excellent verbal and written communication skills, project management skills, and decision making skills required.


Progressively responsible pharmacy management experience in Academic Medical Centers is highly preferred

Inpatient and outpatient pharmacy experience is preferred

Master's degree in Business Administration, Hospital Administration or a related field preferred

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained