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LifePoint Health Pharmacy Inventory Coord, Pharmacy 1.0DV in Marquette, Michigan

Responsible for maintaining accurate inventory of pharmacy supplies and pharmaceuticals to meet the supply demands of all patient care areas, clinics and the general pharmacy areas of Inpatient, Hematology/Oncology and Home Infusion.

Processes purchase orders for all pharmaceuticals, pharmacy supplies and routine equipment within generally accepted accounting standards. Reconciles purchase orders with invoices, resolves problems associated with orders, and coordinates product returns.

Maintains drug database in pharmacy and ADC information system including adding new drugs, and maintaining accurate barcodes, billing parameters, and vendor information.

Monitors and reports drug shortages and secures alternate products within approved drug procurement methods. Maintains efficient, cost effective inventory according to current department practice and medication usage strategies.

Manages the revenue for the pharmacy including reconciling patient charges and solving billing issues between what was dispensed and administered to patients and performs cost transfers to other hospital departments. Coordinates physical inventory activities and prepares and files inventory reports as requested. Works with sales representatives and internal customers to coordinate specialty medication procurement programs.

Minimum Education

High school diploma or equivalent

Bachelor's degree (preferred)

*Years of relevant experience may be substituted for required education.

Required Skills

Knowledge of medical/nursing terminology.

Proficiency with Excel, Word and Outlook.

Basic accounting skills preferred.


State Pharmacy Technician License (within 1 year of hire/transfer)

Minimum Work Experience

6 months pharmacy, purchasing, or inventory control

1 year in computerized inventory control (Preferred)

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Title: Pharmacy Inventory Coord, Pharmacy 1.0DV

Location: Michigan-Marquette

Requisition ID: 7467-6308