This position is responsible for all medication use, staffing, and regulatory compliance for central pharmacy. They provide direct oversight to the daily operations of central pharmacy, actively participate in the development and implantation of performance/quality improvement activities, and collaborate with other members of the team to ensure safe and efficient medication use.
Please attached in the cover letter a formal (2-page) letter of interest for the position and opportunity, structured to include: major leadership progression and record; why are you interested; and how your experiences and background qualify you as a successful applicant. It is recommended that you dedicate one page to sharing your vision for this opportunity.
Communication Skills, Operational / Process improvement skills, Clinical Therapeutics Knowledge, Leadership Skills, Cost Management.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
PharmD and residency or equivalent experience, required. Advanced degree (MS, MHA, MBA, etc.), preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.