Director of Pharmacy-Spencer Hospital-Spencer, Iowa
July 13, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Utilize your clinical and pharmacy practice skills leading a progressive hospital pharmacy team as a Director of Pharmacy. Our DOP supervises a variety of clinical, administrative, and dispensing activities while working with progressive interdisciplinary healthcare teams in a diverse practice environment. As the pharmacy leader for your facility, you will be reporting and closely collaborating with clinical, informatics and administrative teams to ensure optimization of medications for a variety of patient populations. The Spencer Hospital pharmacy offers an advanced range of pharmacy services through interdisciplinary hospitalist medical team rounding, oncology clinical services, behavioral health team rounding, code participation, and one-on-one counseling of cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation patients. Spencer Hospital has a very well established technician product verification service and up-to-date automation that allows pharmacists to spend more time in direct patient care roles.
The Director should possess strong interpersonal and leadership skills, as evidenced by visionary goals, mentorship and motivation of staff, and creative problem solving. In addition the Director should also excel at responsible fiscal planning, wise time management, effective change facilitation, and successful conflict resolution.
The position requires a licensed Registered Pharmacist in Iowa. Bachelor of Science or Doctor of Pharmacy. Four years of experience as a Registered Pharmacist with at least two years of hospital experience. Three years of management experience (which may include a 1-2 year residency) preferred.
About Spencer Hospital
By joining Spencer Hospital’s team, become part of a 500-plus member community, who are dedicated to bringing to those we serve high quality health care, delivered with a compassionate touch. Our healthcare facility continues to grow and change as we strive to meet the healthcare needs of our communities.
Our many programs are designed to fulfill a wide range of patient needs.
Adjoining the hospital is the Abben Cancer Center, providing complete cancer treatment and care including radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and support services.
For our patients’ convenience, we offer two locations for our Warner Dialysis Centers in Spencer and Spirit Lake. Our surgery center offers high-tech operating equipment, including robotics, and in diagnostics, we continue to invest in state-of-the-art equipment to improve detection and patient comfort.
To provide convenient access to medical care in our area, Spencer Hospital has two family practice clinics in the region - Milford Family Care and Sioux Rapids Family Care.
Spencer Hospital is located in a progressive community rich in history, Spencer is located in the heart of northwest Iowa in the Iowa Great Lakes Region. Our region offers a... wealth of recreational, cultural, educational, spiritual and economic opportunities.
Enjoy the beauty of the area’s rich natural resources including lakes and rivers, wooded areas and prairies along with cultivated parks and campgrounds. Bike on the trails system, hit on long drive on one of the many golf courses, shop at numerous specialty shops, and enjoy numerous culinary opportunities.
Join the fun on stage or behind-the-scene at the local community theatre or learn a new skill at one of the region’s art centers. Splash at our aquatics center in the summer, swim in one of the region’s natural lakes, or enjoy a dip in the pool on a winter's day at the YMCA. Visit the World's Greatest County Fair or the Arnolds Park Amusement Park ... come learn more about the many highlights of living in northwest Iowa.