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The Program Manager, for Inpatient Care Services must be a licensed pharmacist who is responsible to manage and coordinate comprehensive pharmaceutical care activities in an Inpatient Care setting for medical and surgical programs located within the Syracuse VA. Incumbent is responsible for all procedures of inpatient drug distribution to the highly technical specialized programs of unit dose, IV admixtures, chemotherapy and controlled substance distribution.
Additionally, the incumbent is responsible for the day-to day operations of the pharmacists & technicians in the Inpatient pharmacy to include planning, organizing, assigning, and reviewing work of subordinates; this includes scheduling of priorities and personnel for the effective completion of pharmacy programs objectives. The incumbent is also responsible for ensuring all aspects of drug control, drug accountability and drug security related to inpatient pharmacy services is maximized and are in accordance with the Syracuse VA Medical Center and Pharmacy Service policies and procedures, and other applicable Federal and VA regulations. The incumbent operates on a broad delegation of authority with independence of action to coordinate all aspects of Inpatient care pharmacy services to the medical center. These pharmacy activities include Inpatient care to a variety of patients in specialized units such as intensive care, surgical, psychiatric, and long term care.
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8am -4:30 pm.