Directs, establishes, and plans the overall policies and goals for a hospital's pharmacy services. Maintains contact with other department heads, medical staff, and nursing staff to determine needs, resolve problems, improveprocesses and promote effectivedrug therapy. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensiveexperience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A widedegree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typicallyreports to top management.
Requires a bachelor's degree and/or an advanced degree in pharmacy and is licensed to practice with at least 7 years of experience in the field.