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University Hospitals Health System Pharmacy Manager Inpatient Operations (Cleveland Medical Center) in Cleveland, Ohio

DescriptionPOSITION SUMMARYThe Pharmacy Manager, Inpatient Operations is responsible for planning, monitoring, and directly supervising pharmacy personnel in the safe, effective, and cost-effective acquisition and use of drugs within University Hospitals. The oversight encompasses all operational areas of inpatient pharmacy practice including, but not limited to, the unit dose and IV admixture systems, and the specialty areas (i.e., operating room pharmacies, infusion centers, etc.)REPORTING RELATIONSHIPThis position will report directly to the Director of Pharmacy, UH Cleveland Medical Center within the University Hospitals Health SystemESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESThe primary job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:* Responsible for directing pharmacy operations, strategies, policies and procedures, budget process, project implementations, human resource management and committee representation. The Pharmacy Manager is responsible for insuring compliance and other regulatory standards, implementing and monitoring financial controls to insure effective utilization of resources through budgeting and analysis of management reports, development of staff and services, as well as organizational performance improvement, quality management, evidence based outcome and setting the communication tone, values and culture of the health system.* Collaboration with clinical leadership to develop drug use initiatives and assure appropriate use of pharmaceuticals. The Pharmacy Manager will be responsible for the execution and consistent implementation of drug use initiatives and Pharmacy care management initiatives.* Collaboration with system stakeholders to develop quality initiatives, processes and tools. The Pharmacy Manager will be responsible for the execution and consistent implementation of quality initiatives across all pharmacy practice settings at the medical center. He or she will alsoUH Pharmacy Servicesbe responsible for ensuring enforcement of all applicable policies, standards and regulations related to Medication Safety, Medication Management and AR&L (Accreditation, Regulatory and Licensing).* Collaboration with Pharmacy Informatics personnel to ensure successful implementation and maintenance of technology systems and to contribute to the development of technology innovation.* Leads people toward meeting the organization's vision, mission, and goals. Provides an inclusive workplace that fosters the development of others, facilitates cooperation and teamwork, and supports constructive resolution of conflicts. Treats sensitive or confidential information appropriately. Works to improve and reinforce performance of others. Delegates assignments, clarifies expectations and holds others accountable for achieving results related to their area of responsibility. Encourages workforce engagement by building a commitment to excellence. Works collaboratively toward solutions that accomplish organizational objectives.* Oversight of policy and procedure pertaining to hiring, evaluation, discipline, and termination of employees. Assurance that all objectives and assignments given to department managers are completed on time and conform to applicable standards, rules, and regulations.* Achievement of pharmacy productivity targets (Inpatient, Outpatient, and other functional areas), goals and performance metrics at the Medical Center.* Collaboration with the Institution's Compliance Officer to ensure adherence with the Pharmacy Compliance Plan and to ensure Corrective Action Plans are developed and completed in response to Compliance issues. Responsibility for executive leadership over compliance related to Pharmacy Operations.* Involvement in the training of pharmacy students and residents.* Collaboration with designated Service Line Leaders to develop policies