Penn State Health Director Pharmacy Inpatient Services - Pharmacy Admin & Ed in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm


Responsible to lead and direct the activities of inpatient pharmacists and inpatient manager(s); act as a resource to pharmacy staff as well as the staff of other departments; and to plan, develop and implement new programs/procedures to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of pharmacy services.Work collaboratively with members of pharmacy leadership to meet the goals of the department and the organization.


Either (A) Bachelors Degree in Pharmacy or PharmD plus 7 years job related experience required, OR PGY2 Pharmacy Residency in Health System Pharmacy Administration, Masters Degree in Hospital Pharmacy, Business Administration or Healthcare Administration plus 5 years job related experience required. Pennsylvania registration in Pharmacy or eligibility required.


Excellent communication skills, project management skills, and decision making skills required.

Ability to analyze data and identify trends required.

Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Access and PowerPoint applications required.


ASHP accredited residency preferred.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained

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