DUTIES: The Department of Pharmacy at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is seeking a full-time Director of Pharmacy. The successful candidate will be accountable for, but not limited to the following: - Attend the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee meetings. - Perform trending of cost savings and impact of length of stay. - Supervise Associate Directors of Pharmacy, all TH Senior pharmacists, TH pharmacists, and support staff. - Coordinate activities of all facets of Pharmacy services. - Coordinate and supervise activities of undergraduate Pharm.D. candidates from our Pharmacy college affiliates. - Provide staff development and education. - Assign staff to cover pharmacy service areas 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. - Consult physicians and Nursing leadership on a daily basis. - Provide drug information on demand to other healthcare professionals. - Assist with all problems pertaining to the operation of the Pharmacy, patient care, drug utilization, and Personnel, materials management as appropriate. - Evaluate assigned staff performance annually. - Prepare the Pharmacy staff and work areas for regulatory inspections. - Attend administrative and clinical meetings as needed. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: - Five (5) years of practice in a hospital supervisory setting and a Master's Degree in hospital pharmacy administration is preferred. - A Doctorate of Pharmacy degree (Pharm.D.) with five (5) years of experience in institutional pharmacy practice will also be considered. - In order to comply with NYS Education Law, a NYS Pharmacist License and current registration are required. Additional Info: *Please ensure you include the 5-digit Line Number and Job Title in the subject line and body of your email submission.Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
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About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.