Oversee and provide strategic direction for Mercy’s Specialty Pharmacy function to meet clinical/quality, financial, regulatory and operational goals. Collaborate and coordinate the activities of Specialty pharmacy coworkers and leaders across the Ministry to develop, maintain and monitor compliance with consistent pharmacy operating procedures and practices. Collaborates with Mercy's strategic planning/growth functions to broaden geographic presence and identify growth opportunities for Specialty Pharmacy Services. Ensures compliance with rules and regulations that pertain to the targeted populations.
Lead the Mercy Springfield Community Pharmacy Enterprise including 800+ bed main acute care hospital, Children’s Hospital, Heart Hospital, Orthopedic Hospital, Rehabilitation Hospital and Ambulatory Clinics. Provide strategic vision and leadership for operational efficiency, clinical excellence, fiscal stewardship and regulatory readiness. Successful leader will have demonstrated skill in communicating in a matrix reporting structure including local leadership and system administration. This leader serves as Pharmacist-In-Charge and provides supervision to an emerging team of pharmacy department leaders. Teaching & precepting responsibilities with the schools of pharmacy and ASHP Accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency.