Pharmacist in Charge
Location:
Escanaba , Michigan
Posted:
October 16, 2017
Reference:
680176BR
Position Summary:

Omnicare, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CVS Health Corporation. www.cvshealth.com


WHAT WE DO
Directly, and through our subsidiaries, Omnicare provides a broad array of pharmacy-related services to long term care facilities and to other customers in the healthcare environment. While senior care has long been an Omnicare specialty, we also serve other targeted populations.

Are you looking for a dynamic and exciting environment? Do you have a passion for helping others?

As a PIC for our Long Term Care Pharmacy in Escanaba, MI you will work in an exciting, dynamic and energizing environment, leading the coordination of pharmacy management's goals and objectives within the dispensing pharmacy. You will provide routine and emergency comprehensive and accurate drug screening, information, processing, and dispensing services for various drug distribution systems to the centers. Management skills and accuracy are required to ensure that the appropriate drug product reaches the customer efficiently and safely.


YOU WILL:

  • Take ownership and provide supervision for dispensing pharmacy
  • Be responsible for notifying the pharmacy permit holder of potential violations of any statute, rule or court order existing within the pharmacy.
  • Monitor industry, regulatory and compliance industry, regulatory and compliance developments (e.g., state Board of Pharmacy, DEA, FDA, etc.) for pending regulatory changes and partner with Division Compliance Officer and pharmacy management to address them.
  • Communicate and educate staff on pharmacy-related issues including, but not limited to, regulatory changes/compliance, FDA drug recalls, drug information, sample medications, and investigational studies.
  • Implement quality assurance programs for pharmacy services designed to monitor and evaluate the quality and appropriateness of patient care, pursue opportunities to improve patient care, and resolve identified problems. QA programs should be designed to prevent and detect drug diversion.
  • Implement and maintain a pharmacy technician training manual for the specific practice setting of which he/she is in charge.
  • Supervise a training program conducted pursuant to the training manual for all individuals employed by the pharmacy who will assist in the practice of pharmacy.
  • Maintain a record of all technicians successfully completing the pharmacy’s technician training program.
  • Attest to the Board in a timely manner those persons who have met the training requirements necessary for registration with the Board
  • Implement policies and procedures for the procurement, storage, security and disposition of drugs and devices.
  • Assure that all pharmacists and interns employed at the pharmacy are currently licensed and that all pharmacy technicians employed are currently registered with the board (where state law requires).
  • Respond to the board regarding any warning notice issued by the Board.
  • Implements policies and procedures for maintaining the integrity and confidentiality of prescription information and patient health care information, and ensures that all employees of the pharmacy read, sign, and comply with the established policies and procedures.

In this role, you will be an integral leader of the pharmacy team. Your success will be driven by your ability to lead and foster a culture of continuous improvement, quality, and service. The most successful PIC demonstrates excellent leadership skills, customer service skills, as well as a good sense of urgency. The contributions you will make as a leader will position CVS Health as a leader within the LTC marketplace.

CVS Health offers a competitive benefit package which includes but is not limited to Paid Time Off, 10 paid holidays, health/dental/vision insurance, employee discounted stock purchase program, 401K, tuition reimbursement, and employee discounts at all CVS/pharmacy stores. Join the company helping people on their path to better health!



Required Qualifications:

Active pharmacist license to practice in Michigan



Preferred Qualifications:

At least one (1) year of related pharmacy management experience
At least two (2) years of long term care experience



Education:

· BS Degree in Pharmacy or Pharm.D. degree from an accredited School of Pharmacy required
· Current license to practice pharmacy in good standing


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Business Overview:
CVS Health, through our unmatched breadth of service offerings, is transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. We are an innovative, fast-growing company guided by values that focus on teamwork, integrity and respect for our colleagues and customers. What are we looking for in our colleagues? We seek fresh ideas, new perspectives, a diversity of experiences, and a dedication to service that will help us better meet the needs of the many people and businesses that rely on us each day. As the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider, we offer a wide range of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities across our three business units – MinuteClinic, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) and retail pharmacy. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues work hard every day to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers.

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