Pharmacy Supervisor:
Common Spirit

Common Spirit
Lincoln Nebraska

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.


This position is located at the new CHI Health - Yankee Hill - Lincoln, NE

Job Summary / Purpose

The Pharmacy Supervisor ensures the quality of service and continuity of patient drug therapy and care. This position serves as a designated functional lead with oversight of the day to day activities of their operations and team members. The supervisor participates in operationalizing CHI Health strategic initiatives and priorities.

Essential Key Job Responsibilities

* Has the authority to interview, hire, orient, terminate, promote, train and conduct performance evaluations.
* Assigns day-to-day work activities; directs the functional and technical job performance of team members.
* Allocate and direct staffing needs to meet patient, unit, and department needs, and collaborate with others to ensure overall staffing needs are met.
* Manage performance including: Setting goals, clarifying job expectations, monitoring performance progress, providing feedback and recognition, developing skills and addressing performance issues related to our work and our Commitments using corrective action.
* Oversees and supervises pharmacy purchasing at all Retail pharmacy locations. Works collaboratively with system pharmacy managers and Pharmacy Tech Coordinator.

* Oversees and enhances current business relationships in retail pharmacy.
* Reviews and insures contract compliance with all pharmacy operations to insure best pricing options are achieved.

* Assures appropriate level of understanding, awareness and compliance with all applicable accreditation, federal, state and agency laws, regulations, guidelines and professional standards.
* Monitors literature and journals to identify new pharmacy opportunities. Works with the Pharmacy Leadership team to collaboratively determine feasibility of individual opportunities and initiatives and assists with implementation/compliance.

* Participates in all safety, security and infection control programs that are mandatory as well as those required and provided by the department.

* Maintains a system of management reporting that provides the system with timely and relevant information on all aspects of Pharmacy Services to include inventory levels and management of inventory processes.

* Develops, coordinates, and manages operating systems and operational standardization, service standards, approaches, policies across the CHI Health System.


Required Education: Bachelor's Degree and minimum of 1 year experience in the discipline OR 3 years' experience in the discipline OR Master's Degree and no experience

Required Licenseure and Certifications: Pharmacist License

PREFERRED Qualifications: Preferred 5 years of progressive experience as a practice pharmacist