CVS Health Pharmacist in Charge - Long Term Care in Golden, Colorado

Job Description

Omnicare, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CVS Health Corporation.

Directly, and through our subsidiaries, Omnicare provides a broad array of pharmacy-related services to long term care facilities and to other customers in the health care environment. While senior care has long been an Omnicare specialty, we also serve other targeted populations.

Job Summary:

Responsible for coordination of daily operations within the pharmacy, which could include but is not limited to Triage, Pharmacists, Data Entry, Technicians, IV, Purchasing, Delivery, and Medical Resources departments.

Key Responsibilities:

• You are responsible for the practice of pharmacy at the pharmacy for which you are the PIC. The PIC must be physically present in the pharmacy a sufficient amount of time to provide supervision and control.

• Monitor industry, regulatory and compliance industry, regulatory and compliance developments (e.g., state Board of Pharmacy, DEA, FDA, etc.) for pending regulatory changes and partner with Division Compliance Officer and pharmacy management to address them.

• Communicates and educates staff on pharmacy-related issues including, but not limited to, regulatory changes/compliance, FDA drug recalls, drug information, sample medications, and investigational studies. Notifies the pharmacy permit holder of potential violations of any statute, rule or court order existing within the pharmacy.

• Implements quality assurance programs for pharmacy services designed to monitor and evaluate the quality and appropriateness of patient care, pursue opportunities to improve patient care, and resolve identified problems. QA programs should be designed to prevent and detect drug diversion.

• Implements and maintains a pharmacy technician training manual for the specific practice setting of which he/she is in charge.

o You would supervise a training program conducted pursuant to the training manual for all individuals employed by the pharmacy, maintain a record of all technicians successfully completing the program and attest to the board those who have met the training.

• Implements policies and procedures for the procurement, storage, security and disposition of drugs and devices as well as procedures for maintaining the integrity and confidentiality of prescription information and patient health care, ensuring that all employees read, sign and comply with these procedures.

• You would assure that all pharmacists and interns employed at the pharmacy are currently licensed and that all pharmacy technicians employed are currently registered with the board (where state law requires).

• Makes or files any reports required by state or federal laws, rules, and regulations and responds to the board regarding any warning notice issued by the Board.

• Ensures pharmacy is in compliance with all local, state, and federal accrediting rules and regulations regarding the practice of pharmacy.

• Serves as a primary source of information and responds to internal and external customer questions or clarification of information.

• May perform various duties associated with narcotic room compliance to include but not limited to reporting of periodic pharmacy self-surveys for controlled substances prescription accuracy, respond to and resolve regulatory surveyor’s inquires related to compliance issues, contact physician to receive hard copy of prescription and perform drug recall surveillance and reporting

• Follow all applicable government regulations including HIPAA as well as other duties assigned; job duties may vary by location

Management Responsibilities: (if applicable)

• Responsible for providing employees with timely, candid and constructive feedback; developing employees to their full potential and providing challenging opportunities that enhance employee career growth; developing the appropriate talent pool to ensure adequate bench strength and succession planning; recognizing and rewarding employees for accomplishments.

Required Qualifications

BS Degree in Pharmacy or Pharm.D. degree from an accredited School of Pharmacy required with current license to practice pharmacy that is in good standing in the state of Colorado

Preferred Qualifications

At least one (1) year of related pharmacy management experience

At least two (2) years of long term care experience


BS Degree in Pharmacy or Pharm.D. degree from an accredited School of Pharmacy required with current license to practice pharmacy that is in good standing in the state of Colorado

Business Overview

CVS Health, through our unmatched breadth of service offerings, is transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. We are an innovative, fast-growing company guided by values that focus on teamwork, integrity and respect for our colleagues and customers. What are we looking for in our colleagues? We seek fresh ideas, new perspectives, a diversity of experiences, and a dedication to service that will help us better meet the needs of the many people and businesses that rely on us each day. As the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider, we offer a wide range of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities across our three business units – MinuteClinic, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) and retail pharmacy. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues work hard every day to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers.

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