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Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Assistant Director, Pharmacy.
In this role, the successful candidate The Assistant Director of Pharmacy for Clinical Services is responsible for the oversight and coordination of clinical activities and drug information services of the Department of Pharmacy. In addition to managing clinical pharmacists, the Assistant Director for Clinical Services is responsible for the scheduling, coordination development and implementation of projects, policies and procedures presented to medical staff committees and subcommittees including Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Medication Use Committee, Antibiotic Subcommittee.
Demonstrates knowledge of the organizations Service Standards and incorporates them into the performance duties.
Supervises the clinical activities of staff and clinical pharmacists.
Evaluates performance, conducts annual performance and competency assessments, determines disciplinary actions and performs other human resource related actions as needed.
Evaluates newly approved medications and new drug regimens.
Evaluates clinical literature for new trends in medication therapies and evolving standards of care.
Serves as a resource to pharmacists, medical and nursing staff esp. as related to drug information
Participates, conducts and documents meetings of the Medical staff and/or Pharmacy staff as assigned.
Participates in providing experiential training for Pharmacy Residents and Pharmacy Students.
Keeps informed of all local, state and federal laws covering the storage, handling and dispensing of drugs and for interpreting medication orders to determine that it meets all legal requirements
Ensures compliance with federal and state regulations and/or develops policies, procedures and delineates necessary measures to achieve same.
Keeps informed of the action, side effects and proper usage of all new drugs as they are made commercially available.
Maintains awareness of contemporary trends in the profession through the professional literature and regular attendance at professional organization meetings and/or seminars
Participates collegially in the development of new programs, services, practices of the department
Participates and assists in the management and administration of all areas of the department as needed including development, implementation and maintenance of policies and procedures and by periodically taking call.
To qualify you must have a NYS Pharmacist License and Registration
BS Pharmacy from an accredited College of Pharmacy
5 years experience in Hospital Pharmacy Management
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Required Licenses: Pharmacist License-NYS
Doctor of Pharmacy Preferred
Residency in Hospital Pharmacy Practice preferred.
Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, and Excel
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.
NYU Langone —a world-class, patient-centered, integrated, academic medical center—is one of the nation’s premier destinations for excellence in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of Tisch Hospital, our acute care facility; the NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children’s health services; Rusk Rehabilitation, the #1 rehab program in New York since U.S. News & World Report began its hospital rankings in 1989; and a growing ambulatory care network with locations throughout Manhattan, the outer boroughs, and the tri-state area, bringing services directly to where its patients live and work. An integral part of NYU Langone, NYU Grossman School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the lives of countless pe...ople since 1841.With more than 75 divisions of specialty care including comprehensive inpatient and outpatient programs for every stage of life, a multifaceted Research and Academic Center and the NYU Long Island School of Medicine focused on primary care. NYU Langone Hospital—Long Island joined NYU Langone Health as of August 2019. NYU Langone's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year.