Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
Irwin Army Community Hospital (IACH) at Fort Riley is uniquely located in the rolling Flint Hills region of Northeast Kansas. Nestled between Junction City (pop. 25,000) and Manhattan (pop. 57,000), the local area has an abundance of outdoor activities where you have unlimited opportunities to hunt, fish, hike, swim, and explore!
Enjoy Big XII college sports and entertainment at Kansas State University in Manhattan; as well as a thriving night life. Experience travel simplified at the Manhattan Regional Airport or international travel through Kansas City International Airport. Manhattan has been recognized on the following for its quality of life:
- #3 on a list of Best Small Places for Business and Careers (Forbes)
- Top 10 Places to Retire (Money Magazine)
- Top 50 College Towns in America (Best College Reviews)
- Top 10 Best Places to Retire Young (CNN Money)
- Top 100 Places to Live in America (Livability)
Agency marketing URL: http://www.facebook.com/iachcareers
About the Position:
This position is located at Fort Riley, Kansas.
The brand new IACH, a $347M facility, opened in October 2016. Now a 47-bed facility, IACH is working to expand services with a total of 6 OR's and 2 Endoscopy Rooms. Additionally, IACH will add Sleep Lab services in the near future, and an in-patient behavioral health unit. With over 900 babies delivered a year, our Women's Health is proud to be a high-5 for mom and baby.
Join #TeamIACH, your home in the Flint Hills; making Fort Riley the best place in the Army for Soldiers to live, train, deploy from, and come home to.
Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens
As a Pharmacist, you will perform duties such as:
- Develop and coordinate medication safety programs and initiatives to ensure safe and appropriate medication use processes for patients.
- Coordinate activities, lead staff, and manage systems related to medication safety to ensure that the medication use process meets or exceeds the reasonable expectations of patients.
- Oversee the reporting of adverse drug events (ADE) (e.g. adverse drug reactions and medication errors).
- Ensure that processes for prescribing and monitoring medication therapy minimize the potential for adverse drug events.
- Consult with professional and administrative personnel/officials in the preparation of and processing responses to specific elements of concerns or adverse conditions that require responses and corrective actions.