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PSI - Director of Pharmacy
Location OH-Cincinnati
Department Blueridge Vista Health & Wellness
Employment Duration Full time
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PSI - Director of Pharmacy   Blueridge Vista Health & Wellness 
Pharmacy Systems, Inc. (PSI ) Cincinnati, OH


Pharmacy Systems Inc. (PSI) manages the pharmacy service at Blueridge Vista Health and Wellness located in Cincinnati, OH and is seeking a Director of Pharmacy oversee the day to day operations of the hospital inpatient Pharmacy Services.  

Responsibilities:    As a full time, exempt Staffing  Director of Pharmacy with Pharmacy Systems, Inc. Responsibilities include:

  • Manage and direct  the  activities of the Department of Pharmacy.
  • Develop, implement, and monitor compliance with departmental policies and procedures.
  • Maintain a system of staff development and evaluation to ensure compliance with regulatory issues and to promote optimal patient care.
  • Develop and maintain a system of financial and inventory control according to hospital standards, including preparation, submission and administration of an annual departmental budget.
  • Directs departmental participation in various hospital committees to ensure appropriate representation (including, but not limited to, Infection Control Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Safety Committee).
  • Read and interpret physicians' orders and ensure appropriate dispensing and follow-up related to drug therapy to promote the safe and effective use of drugs within the hospital.
  • Evaluate drug orders for appropriateness with regard to patient condition, organ function, disease state, and concomitant therapies to promote optimal patient outcomes.
  • Consult with and provide information and guidance to various Medical, Nursing, and other Health Care Professionals concerning drugs and their appropriate use to promote safe and effective drug therapy.
  • Ensure that drugs are available to patients at the time they are needed to avoid delays in therapy and promote positive patient outcomes.
  • Interact with sick, injured, or disabled patients to determine allergy status, medication history, medication-taking behavior, health status and to educate patients regarding therapy as necessary.
  • Respond to emergency situations outside of regularly scheduled work hours to meet patients’ drug needs.

Requirements:

  • Ohio Licensed Pharmacist in good standing.
  • Hospital experience is preferred.

Facility:     About BlueRidge Vista Health and Wellness : Blueridge Vista  Cincinnati  is an 80 bed behavioral health hospital that cares for a broad range of emotional needs while specializing in the care of seniors, adults, and the many co-occurring medical conditions that can accompany aging. The  serves the adult and geriatric population in a contemporary, healing environment, specializing in providing care to individuals struggling with emotional challenges, life changes and behavioral health issues such as anxiety, depression and anger triggered by loss or illness.    

For 45 years,  Pharmacy Systems, Inc . has been the leader in hospital pharmacy management and clinical consulting services throughout the Midwest. We offer foundations for implementation of operational and clinical programs and policies and procedures to support hospital staff and patients over an entire continuum of pharmaceutical care. Our clients include acute care hospitals and health systems, hospital corporations, specialty hospitals-orthopedic, surgical, long-term acute care, and rehabilitation.

Visit the careers tab   www.pharmacysystems.com  for all the position currently available with PSI.

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