Pharmacy Manager- Full-Time Days

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.



REQ # 85194


The Pharmacy Manager oversees the day to day operations of the various pharmacy areas pursuant to the distribution, administration and drug information of medication provided throughout the hospital.  This individual ensures the utilization of medication safety principles to assure positive therapeutic outcomes.


Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Provides direction and guidance for the safe processing and dispending of all medications for assigned area, which may include the dispensing of intravenous medications in the IV Sterile manufacturing area.
  • Oversees repackaging of all medications. May oversee compounding of specialty products, including the preparation of TPN, chemotherapy, or specialty Intravenous solutions as necessary throughout the hospital, depending on assigned area. 
  • Develops and implements systems and procedures to maintain an efficient and effective workflow within the pharmacy and/or assigned areas.
  • Interfaces with appropriate department, medical, nursing and other staff members to coordinate, review, revise and implement Pharmacy policies and procedures as needed.          
  • Ensures the department is in compliance with all federal, state and local regulations; accrediting agencies; and Mount Sinai Medical Center policies and procedures.
  • Addresses issues or services requiring intradepartmental coordination proactively, using rounding techniques.
  • Ensures an adequate inventory of pharmacy products and supplies to meet department demands, and ensures proper storage of supplies. Monitors usage and accurate charging for inventory purposes. 
  • Manages various personnel functions such as hiring, training, performance appraisals, coaching, rounding, disciplinary actions and terminations.
  • May be required to coordinate the distribution of scheduled medications to various nursing stations throughout the hospital.
  • May coordinate in conjunction with the research coordinator all inpatient studies processed in assigned area.
  • Ensures the proper handling and disposal of hazardous waste.
  • Exchanges information and provides input for inter-and-intra departmental meetings.
  • Serves on a rotating basis, as on-call Administrator to handle problems that arise evenings and weekends.
  • Maintains adequate documentation to satisfy JCAHO requirements or other regulatory agencies.
  • Performs other related duties.
  • Graduate from an accredited school of Pharmacy (ACPE).
  • Advanced degree, Graduate of a PGY1 residency preferred
  • 4 years hospital pharmacy and/or clinical experience, management experience preferred
  • Current New York State Pharmacist License – New York State Department of Education
  • MS Office Suite  (intermediate)   
  • Knowledge of federal, state/local pharmacy regulations and pharmacy management practices

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care. 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. 

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