To be fully engaged in providing No Harm/Quality, Customer Experience, and stewardship, the pharmaceutical manager is responsible for overseeing all medication storage and preparation within the health system at Health First, Inc. The pharmaceutical manager ensures that the HFMG provides optimal services; meets all legal, accreditation, and certification requirements, and complies with all the applicable policies, procedures, codes and standards of Health First, Inc. Develops and meets departmental goals that align with facility and organization goals.
Work diligently to increasingly engage, provide tools of engagement, andraise issues of engagement with medical offices around pharmaceuticals.
Ensures maintenance of an adequate medication supply. Ensures theintegrity of the medication supply.
Establishes specifications for the procurement of medications, chemicals,and biologicals.
Ensures strict control and accountability for medications dispensed to patients.
Assures adequate control, procurement of and documentation of controlledsubstances.
Ensures compliance with health system policies and procedures that applypharmaceuticals.
Ensures compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules,and regulations.
Maintains current pharmacist and consultant licensure.
Sustains professional competence and promotes development throughparticipation in inservices, workshops, seminars, and professionalorganizations.
Maintains patient and department/hospital confidentiality
Supervises medication storage and preparation areas throughout thefacilities.
Health First is Central Florida's only fully integrated health system. With a mission to positively change the health and wellness of the communities we serve, Health First offers the latest technological advances and quality care at our four hospitals and through our many Outpatient & Wellness Services, as well as the area's only Trauma and Heart Centers. Health First also offers multiple commerc...ial and Medicare health plans, the largest multi-specialty physician group in Brevard County, and four fitness centers to help members of our community stay healthy.