PHARMACIST IN CHARGE in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 8/30/2018

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    4077 Fifth Avenue
    San Diego, CA
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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

Scripps Pharmacy has three convenient locations on the campuses of Scripps Green Hospital in La Jolla, Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas and Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego. The pharmacies provide new and refill prescriptions, prescriptions for specialty medications and they can transfer existing prescriptions from our inpatient pharmacies to our three Scripps Pharmacy locations. Our friendly, knowledgeable and highly trained team of pharmacists and support staff are available to provide immunizations, as well as consultations on medication use and over-the counter (OTC) products. The Pharmacist in Charge will be joining the tight-knit group at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego.

The Pharmacist in Charge will be a leader at our high volume site at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego, confident in decision making, problem solving and developing policies.

Under the direction of the Director of Pharmacy, the Pharmacist in Charge is accountable for management, oversight and operation of all aspects of the pharmacy within his/her store including pharmacy professional practice, regulatory requirements, quality assurance, customer service, personnel management, inventory management, financial profitability and loss prevention. The Pharmacist in charge provides daily direction and supervision of pharmacy staff which is comprised of both staff Pharmacists, pharmacy interns, pharmacy technicians and other support staff. Pharmacist in charge is also responsible for the development and performance management of all Pharmacy Staff, identification of critical business opportunities, establishing meaningful solutions to drive performance and growth and the successfully implementation strategic initiatives by managing the Pharmacy Staff to accomplish identified goals. The Pharmacist in charge will provide for the day to day processing prescription, OTC sales, claims processing and sales transaction monitoring.

This is a full time position with varied shifts.

Job Requirements

  • BS Pharmacy
  • 2 year experience as a practicing pharmacist
  • 1 year of supervisory experience
  • Experience handling and processing insurances
  • Current California Pharmacy License.

  • 5 year experience as full time pharmacist
  • 2 year experience as a supervisor in a retail pharmacy setting
In 2018, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego was ranked as 'high performing' by US News & World Report in nephrology. Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.