The System Director of Pharmacy has multiple key roles including the following:
Develops a close partnership with Baptist physician leadership to enhance and improve integration of pharmacy across inpatient and ambulatory care settings;
Coordinates a system approach to pharmacy and broad end to end view of patient care which reflects a focus on coordinated care;
Partners closely with Baptist physician leaders to support activities of the BHS Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee;
Directs the establishment and adherence to a streamlined method of standardizing and monitoring medication costs, selection, and utilization, which is focused on optimizing quality and reducing cost;
Assures the provision of pharmaceutical services in an environment of high reliability and providing the highest level of patient safety
Advanced degree (PharmD, MBA, MS) and a U.S. Pharmacy license, any state.Minimum of 7 years of experience as a clinical manager or Director of Pharmacy in a large hospital or multi-hospital system. Demonstrated experience in procurement, negotiating, contracting, business law, cost containment and expense management activities.
Headquartered in Louisville, KY, Baptist Health Kentucky is the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Kentucky and is comprised of eight owned acute-care hospitals, one managed acute-care hospital, a not-for-profit provider sponsored health plan, surgery centers, occupational medicine clinics, diagnostic centers, urgent care centers and physician office practices.