CVS Health Pharmacist in Charge - Long Term Care in Sacramento, California
Omnicare, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CVS Health Corporation. www.cvshealth.com
CVS Health has a powerful purpose – “Helping people on their path to better health.” To enable this purpose, we have several initiatives, existing and new, that are re-inventing pharmacy and enabling better health outcomes. At Omnicare Pharmacy, we support our company’s purpose by delivering practical and innovative solutions to address the needs of continued care communities.
This critically important role is responsible for leadership of Omnicare Pharmacy. This role will report to the General Manager of Omnicare Pharmacy in Portland, OR and will develop and implement strategies to improve operational excellence and superior customer service within the assigned pharmacy.
The Pharmacist in Charge position is responsible for ensuring operational compliance and excellence through the delivery of the right drug, to the right place, at the right time.
YOU WILL: -Take ownership and provide supervision for dispensing 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. 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.
Implement 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.
Ensure pharmacy is in compliance with all local, state, and federal accrediting rules and regulations regarding the practice of pharmacy
Serve as a primary source of information and responds to internal and external customer questions or clarification of information.
May perform various duties associated with narcotic room compliance to include but not limited to reporting of periodic pharmacy self-surveys for controlled substances prescription accuracy, respond to and resolve regulatory surveyor’s inquires related to compliance issues, contact physician to receive hard copy of prescription and perform drug recall surveillance and reporting
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
Pharmacist Licenses in good standing in California
Prior management experience in a PIC role for a minimum 3 years
BS Degree in Pharmacy or Pharm.D. degree from an accredited School of Pharmacy
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