NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The hospital is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Health's anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough. Learn more about NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Lead Pharmacist.
In this role, the successful candidate Responsible for providing safe, efficacious and cost-effective pharmacotherapy to patients through Medication Use Evaluation projects, provision of drug information and active participation in a patient care multidisciplinary team. Provides clinical oversight to a designated dispensing area, support with financial aspects of pharmacy, scheduling support.
Acts as the inter/intra department liaison in collaborations with nursing, ancillary department directors and medical staff
As the shift or assigned area point person, guides pharmacists and technicians in the performance of their duties and provides clinical/distributive guidance on standard methodologies, best practices and guidelines to include re-directing staff to accommodate first doses, stock outs, stats and other emergencies.
Security of the Pharmacy.
Nursing station reviews.
Training and monitoring of Pharmacy Technicians and students
Documents and maintains pharmaceutical records.
Provides drug information and consultation.
Professional communication with patients, caregivers and other healthcare providers
Dispensing of medications.
Responsible for filling and checking prescriptions.
Assist with maintaining pharmacy accreditations i.e., URAC, ACHC, TJC.
Maintain and document accurate pharmacy inventory.
Responsible for upholding rules and regulations pertaining to NYS Medicaid, Medicare and applicable payor contracts, as applicable
Responsible for upholding rules and regulations pertaining to NYS Board of Pharmacy, as applicable
Signature on all applicable contracts including but not limited to Medicaid and applicable third party payor contracts, as applicable.
Assist management in the development of the pharmacys quality improvement initiatives
Performs other duties as required
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a Bachelors Degree in Pharmacy. NYS Pharmacy License. Retail pharmacy experience. Excellent interpersonal skills.
Preferred Qualifications: Doctor of Pharmacy degree. Advanced degree in pharmacy related field. 2 years retail pharmacy experience in a busy pharmacy (greater than 250 RXs /day) is preferred. Supervising Pharmacist experience at a major chain pharmacy is preferred. Excellent communication skills.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital- Brooklyn's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal 'EEO is the law' poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here.
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About NYU Langone Health
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.