Cardinal Health Assistant Director of Pharmacy in Fredericksburg Mary Washington, Virginia

With over 45 years of experience in helping hundreds of hospital and outpatient pharmacies, we provide access to best practice strategies and tactics to control costs, improve workflow and enhance safety. Cardinal Health Innovative Delivery Solutions is one of the largest employers of acute-care pharmacist in the United States. Cardinal Health is the employer of choice for pharmacists because we offer a variety of career opportunities in pharmacy leadership, clinical specialties, remote order entry, business management, medication therapy management and more.

This position is located in Fredericksburg, VA at an acute care hospital Pharmacy managed by Cardinal Health. The Assistant Director of Pharmacy will assist the Pharmacy Director with overall day-to-day Management of the pharmacy operations and staff.

Accountabilities:

  • Coordinates and supervises the daily activities of hospital pharmacy operations and/or pharmacy support staff
  • Administers and executes hospital and pharmacy policies and procedures
  • Ensures pharmacy staff operate within established guidelines
  • Will interact with staff, internal and external customers and peer groups at various management levels
  • Direct monthly medication area inspections and have supporting documentation
  • Perform special projects as requested
  • Participate in hospital committee meetings necessary to enhance practice and patient care

Qualifications

  • Must be a “good standing” licensed Pharmacist in Virginia or eligible to reciprocate
  • Previous hospital pharmacy management experience required.
  • Ability to develop, implement and lead all aspects of pharmacy operation
  • Demonstrated ability to manage projects and facilitate change
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically.
  • Excellent planning, organizing and leadership skills
  • Strong customer orientation and negotiation skills
  • Pressure to perform in emergency situations
  • Ability to see, hear, write, and speak clearly in order to communicate with customers and health care professionals
  • Ability to handle multiple projects

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.