Atlantic Health System (AHS) is seeking an Executive Director of Pharmacy Services who will use vision, initiative and leadership to make a decisive impact on AHS. Responsibilities include leading AHS’ enterprise-wide pharmacy efforts through innovative practice management, providing fiscal and resource management and strategically planning to move AHS toward actualization of our patient care vision.
The ideal candidate must possess demonstrated ability to:
Lead at an executive level across multiple clinical/operational departments
Plan, manage and monitor budgeting activities
Perform complex decision making and analysis to solve highest level problems
Manage employees within a matrix organizational structure
Evaluate core processes for redesign opportunities to improve operations, reduce cost, reduce cycle time, enhance service and improve performance
Develop and implement innovative strategies, process improvement, optimization of automated systems that promote quality, safety and enhanced productivity
Develop and implement a Specialty Pharmacy strategy for AHS
Develop and implement a Retail Pharmacy strategy for AHS
Support cost containment programs including but not limited to: formulary management, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee activities and recommendations, contract utilization and compliance, GPO collaboration and optimization, space utilization and management, review of resources and activities, reduction in equipment costs, and standardization of equipment and supplies.
Graduate of an accredited school of Pharmacy
Master’s degree in Healthcare or related field of study
Registered (or eligible/pending licensure) pharmacist in the State of New Jersey
Minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in pharmacy operations and six (6) years’ experience pharmacy management required
We strive for excellence with our patients and each other.We are Atlantic Health System. Atlantic Health System is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in New Jersey, providing a wide array of health care services to the residents of Northern and Central regions of the state as well as Pike County, PA, and southern Orange County, NY. Through our vision, we empower our communities to be the healthiest in the nation.We are comprised of Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, Newton Medical Center, Chilton Medical Center and Goryeb Children’s Hospital – all of which are accredited by The Joint Commission and members of AllSpire Health Partners.Specialty service areas include advanced cardiovascular care, pediatric medical and surgical specialties, neurology, orthopedics and sports medicine. Each of these programs has earned top ratings and recognitions in their respective fields.Atlantic Health System is an affiliate of The Mount Sinai Hospital and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and is the official health care partner of the New York Jets and an official health care provider of the New Jersey Devils.The system has been chosen for the past s...ix consecutive years by FORTUNE® as one of the magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®.” Our organization has also been recognized six times by AARP as one of the “Best Employers for Workers over 50” and was named for a fifth consecutive year as one of Health Care’s Most Wired organizations in the July 2014 issue of Hospitals & Health Networks magazine, the journal of the American Hospital Association.
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