Program Manager, Medication Safety

Pharmacy - 207070 Winchester, Virginia Full-Time


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Description

  • Entity: Winchester Medical Center
  • Shift: Day

Who We Are

Valley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.

A vital resource for healthcare, we are the region’s largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations.

We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.

What You Will Do:

Reviews, coordinates, administers, implements medication safety initiatives. Acts as a liaison representing the Department of Pharmacy in safe medication practice issues. Serves as a resource to system Pharmacy Directors and performance improvement departments on matters of medication safety and regulatory compliance.

What You Will Bring:

Education

Bachelors Required
Masters Required
BS Pharmacy or Pharm D, and Master’s degree (or equivalent education/experience) required. Completion of ASHP accredited residency preferred.

Experience
3 Years Three to five (3-5) years appropriate acute care pharmacy experience

Certification & Licensures
Virginia license Virginia license (or licensure eligibility) required.
Current and up-to-date licensure and certification. Maintains full pharmacist credentialing.

Qualifications
Strong understanding of accreditation standards as they relate to medication safety management. Thorough working knowledge of pharmacy operations, processes and policies appropriate to hospital setting. Understands performance improvement mechanisms and data collection Demonstrates strong communication, organizational and planning skills.

What You Will Get:

- Competitive salary
- Flexible scheduling
- Health Insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Wellness Program
- Tuition Assistance
- Retirement Plan
- Life Insurance

*some benefits are subject to change due to job status

We celebrate, support, and thrive on our differences for the benefit of our employees, our patients, and the communities we serve.
We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well.

EOE

Criminal Background Checks
VA State Police
3rd party Background Check

FLSA Classification
Exempt

Grade
175

Physical Demands
3 A Administration