Regional Pharmacy Director - NorthWest:

Seattle Washington

A full-service pharmacy solution providing value beyond medication.

PharMerica is the long-term care pharmacy services provider of choice for senior living communities, skilled nursing facilities, public health organizations and post-acute care organizations. With over $3 billion annual revenues, PharMerica is one of the nation's largest pharmacy companiesPharMerica operates more than 105 institutional pharmacies in 47 states serving over 350,000+ patients daily.


PharMerica offers unmatched employee development. Exceptional company culture. Seemingly endless opportunities for advancement and the highest hiring goals in decades.



PharMerica is recruiting a Regional Pharmacy Director to lead the Northwest Region. The Regional Pharmacy Director is responsible for the overall direction, profitability, regulatory compliance, and operations of the long-term care pharmacies within the assigned district.


Essential Functions:

  • Oversees Pharmacy Directors in assigned region and participates in training and orientation of newly hired/promoted pharmacy directors
  • Implements, oversees, and monitors new and existing PharMerica directives
  • Manages the P & L for pharmacies in the assigned district, including preparation of the annual expense and capital budgets
  • Works with Regional VP of Operations to set the strategic direction and ensures that each pharmacy in the assigned district achieves budgeted profit, unit cost, bed retention and other goals 
  • Identifies pharmacies that are not performing to standard and develops and implements plans of corrective action
  • Participates in implementation of new business start-ups and manages to a successful outcome. 
  • Directly responsible for customer service level commitments.  Takes timely and decisive action to address, correct and/or prevent service failures.
  • Ensures that employees in the district understand and adhere to compliance, regulatory and Company processes, procedures and regulations
  • Participates in monthly operations reviews, responds to corporate and regional reporting requests, and provides district profitability and expense forecasts
  • Works with Account Management and Sales to promote customer growth and retention
  • Analyzes inventory management processes and inventory turn results, and takes action to optimize inventory levels to have a positive effect on COGS and cash flow.
  • Performs administrative tasks including Pharmacy Director performance evaluations and corrective actions; researches and prepares Capital Expenditure Requests.
  • Participates and oversees internal and external audit activities.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.
  • Conducts job responsibilities in accordance with the standards set out in the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, its policies and procedures, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, applicable federal and state laws, and applicable professional standards.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Each essential function is required, although reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



  • 4 yr. college degree required; RPh or Pharm D MBA preferred
  • Minimum 3 years of management experience with significant P&L responsibility
  • Multi-site management experience
  • Long-term care/ Healthcare experience preferred



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