Director of Pharmacy

Community Medical Centers   •  

Fresno, CA

Industry: Healthcare


8 - 10 years

Posted 52 days ago

Being the largest private employer in the Central Valley means that people count on us to improve their quality of life. At Community Medical Centers, your role as a Director of Pharmacy plays an integral part in directly affecting those we serve. Here, you will actively feel and see the impact you have in fulfilling the central purpose of our mission: “to improve the health status of the community”.

As a Director of Pharmacy with Community Medical Centers, your organizational skills and ability to manage various assets for each project is fundamental to our success. You are a self-starter and will bring a systematic and disciplined approach to help turn data into critical information and knowledge that can be used to make sound business decisions.

We can offer you challenges to professionally grow AND the resources to succeed.

By joining our team at Community Medical Centers you will have the resources and development opportunities to make a difference in the community you live in, as well as grow your career. If you are committed to excellence in your profession and seeking a career that matches your passion for helping people then continue reading below!



Your Director of Pharmacy Career at Community | Opportunity.

Challenge. Growth.

We are looking for a professional who is experienced in Pharmacy Management and thrives on a fast paced environment with complex work, while applying exceptional customer service skills. Your ability to handle tough conversations tied in with excellent problem solving and negotiation skills would be a critical asset to your role as a Director of Pharmacy here at Community Medical Centers.

You will be successful in this role by performing your duties honestly and efficiently through the use of established project management principles and best practices. An understanding of healthcare and proven experience in project management and stakeholder coordination skills is necessary.

In this role some of your key responsibilities would include but are not limited to:

  • Directs the System Pharmacy operations for 3 hospitals and associated facilities in Central California.
  • Primary facilities include: Community Regional Medical Center, Clovis Community Medical Center, Fresno Heart and Surgical Hospital, Community Behavioral Health Center, and Community Sub-Acute Transitional Care Center.
  • While based at Community Regional Medical Center, regular travel will be required to all facilities within the System.
  • Plan the course of the department to ensure compliance with patient carequality standards as it relates to the care provided to all patient groups; directs and controls the purchase and inventory management of pharmaceuticals and related substances and supplies; participates in committees, interacting with Physician leadership; meets financial/budgetary requirements, and ensures the quality of services provided are appropriate.
  • Also responsible for staff education, regulatory compliance, and all human resources activities for the department.



Experience and education minimum requirements:

Director of Pharmacy

  • Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, Business Administration, or related discipline.
  • Minimum of seven (7) years recent, progressive, managerial experience.
  • Significant experience in a leadership role in a hospital pharmacy
  • State of California pharmacy license eligible.

Preferred experience:

  • Doctor of Pharmacy
  • Experience in leading pharmacy operations for a multi-facility healthcare system.

Job ID: 2018-12338