World's most extensive network of telemedicine services is expanding to San Antonio, TX!
Be a part of our award-winning telehealth system! Join our growing and innovative team at Avera ePharmacy in San Antonio
Full Time - Day/Evening/Night Shift - Varied Shifts; 80hrs/2wks
Avera eCARE (www.avera.org/ecare) is seeking pioneering clinicians and health professionals interested in joining one of the largest telehealth networks in the world. eCARE is nationally recognized for the depth and quality of its eHealth services, including adult inpatient and critical care services, emergency services, urgent care, and pharmacy services using state-of-the-art videoconferencing and information technology. Join our growing team of innovators and help shape the way care is provided across the Upper Midwest. Discover opportunities for personal and professional growth while providing evidence-based, patient-centered care.
In this unique opportunity with our ePharmacy group, you will provide clinical pharmaceutical care from a telemedicine hub to acute access sites across a seven state region. Ideal candidates will have completed a residency and/or have clinical hospital or related experience. Our hub is housed among telemedicine programs providing ER, ICU and LTC services. We are staffed with two or more pharmacists 24 hours a day which conveniently provides the benefit of 7 on, 7 off rotations and opportunity for collaboration with colleagues while pursuing optimal clinical outcomes for the patients we serve.
JOB SUMMARY: Under general supervision, plans, directs and coordinates pharmacy services and manages affiliated ePharmacy services in accordance with professional standards, regulatory and licensing agency policies, and federal and state laws related to the practice of pharmacy. Ensures that the departmental environment provides for maximum human development, channels human energies towards accomplishment of Avera's philosophy, mission and goals. Maintains confidentiality when dealing with all customers. Supports Avera through the daily application of our mission, vision, core values and social principles while providing quality care and service to our patients, their families, coworkers, physicians, volunteers, and the communities we serve. Performs duties in a manner consistent with Safety Principles. Coordinates work flow with other team members to ensure a productive and efficient environment. Serves on organization committees as requested/required.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, developing, training, and retaining employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Doctor of Pharmacy or Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy degree required.
3 years of Hospital Pharmacy Practice supervisory experience and/or completion of a pharmacy administration residency preferred.
Completion of a Master of Business Administration or Master of Science in hospital administration preferred.
CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:
Registered Pharmacist in the state of Texas required.
Registered as a Pharmacist in the states of Nebraska, Nevada, Idaho and Oklahoma required. Four licenses required within the first 4 months of employment.
Avera serves South Dakota and surrounding areas of Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska and North Dakota through six regional centers in Aberdeen, Mitchell, Pierre, Sioux Falls and Yankton, SD, and Marshall, MN. We serve you through 33 hospitals, 208 primary and specialty care clinics, 40 senior living facilities in addition to home care and hospice, sports and wellness facilities, home medic...al equipment outlets and more.
You’ll benefit not only from the highest quality expertise and technology, but also from an emotional and spiritual connection with Avera caregivers.
Avera’s mission is to make a positive impact in the lives and health of persons and communities by providing quality services guided by Christian values.
About Avera: http://www.avera.org/about/
Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center
•Service encompasses a population of 800,000
•Non-profit, Catholic facility and the regional referral center for the Avera Health System and surrounding
•A full range of services offered, including Careflight airplane and helicopter air ambulances, Level II
Trauma Center, open heart surgery, the region's only program for kidney, pancreas and bone marrow
transplants, one of the finest birthing centers nationwide with perinatologists, Level III NICU with
neonatologists, PICU with pediatric intensivists, CARF accredited rehabilitation services and a full
spectrum of mental health care.
The Sioux Falls Community
• South Dakota's largest city with a population of 200,000
• "Best place to live in America" as judged by Money Magazine for its quality of life, including low crime
rate, high quality education, clean air and water, lack of traffic congestion and friendly residents
• 22 elementary, 5 middle, and 4 high schools
• 13 private schools affiliated with various religious organizations
• Five colleges, nearby state universities and a number of business and vocational schools
• 80 parks
• Host to professional teams in basketball, baseball, football, hockey and soccer
• The Avera Sports Institute provides comprehensive sports training, rehabilitation and enhancement
programs in a 40,000 square foot year-round athletic training center
• 1835 seat performing arts center
• Empire Mall with 180 stores
• Over 400 restaurants