A rural hospital in southern Arizona is seeking a Director of Pharmacy/ Pharmacist in Charge to join their close-knit team.
This 25-bed hospital has been serving patients in south eastern Arizona since the 1960's. This hospital has a rich history including being the first hospital in Arizona to recognize both MD's and DO's working side by side in a hospital setting and has served as a model for Arizona Community Hospitals. This hospital has grown from about 35 employees at the time of opening to now about 175 employees. Since opening they have continued to grow to meet the needs of the community around them including the opening of rural health clinics, specialty clinics, endoscopy, inpatient rehabilitation, and many outpatient services.
As the Pharmacy Director/ Pharmacist in Charge you will report to the CNO and have one direct report, a pharmacy technician with excellent tenure. The Pharmacy Director is responsible for all aspects of the hospital pharmacy and for input and consultation with Rural Health Clinic medications. This is a one-pharmacist facility and the director functions as a working pharmacist. The Pharmacist Director is responsible for planning, budgeting, directing and supervising pharmacy activities and personnel including 340B Program management and compliance and antibiotic stewardship programs. The Pharmacist in Charge will be a resource for all healthcare providers, and monitors efficacy and safety of medication administration.
This hospital is located in a place that has some of the friendliest people in the state. This town prides itself on being a rough and tumble country with a friendly, small-town attitude. People here have a sense of community that respects the past and celebrates the future. With an endless to-do-list of outdoor activities the Director of Pharmacy will always be planning their next adventure.
Senior leadership stands ready to offer the Director of Pharmacy a competitive salary, excellent medical benefits, PTO and sick time. Don't miss out on this rare and exciting opportunity. Apply today!