System Vice President of Pharmacy
Leadership | SSM Health System Office - Westview | St. Louis, MO |
VP /Chief Pharmacy Officer is an Executive Leader with the responsibility to direct SSM pharmacy practice and the strategic planning and implementation of system-wide pharmacy services across the continuum. Responsible for providing leadership for pharmacy services across the SSM Regions including acute care, ambulatory care, outpatient pharmacy operations, pharmacy home infusion services and post-acute activities in accordance with standards, regulations and laws established by applicable regulatory bodies. Assures a consistent, system-wide approach to pharmaceutical supply chain management and pharmacy services across all SSM patient care areas while working to improve patient value including quality outcomes, patient experience, and decreased cost.
Reports to: Chief Medical Officer
Supervises: Pharmacy personnel across SSM Health
Interrelationships: Interacts with system, regional and entity leadership, and employees
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
The Vice President, Pharmacy services must establish strong collaborative relationships with key leaders throughout the organization. The individual is expected to understand and assess the external healthcare and pharmacy environments and to develop short- and long-term plans to ensure that SSM Health is well-positioned for current and future success.
The Vice President, Pharmacy Services is expected to leverage the integrated healthcare delivery model and engage with physicians, other caregivers and SSM Health executives to further integrate pharmacy services into seamless care delivery processes across the care continuum to achieve and sustain improvements in patient outcomes. S/he will be responsible for developing long and short-term strategies to standardize pharmacy structures and practices.
The Vice President Pharmacy Services functions include but are not limited to the following:
as applicable, focusing on strategic business issues, challenges and potential partnerships.
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Saint Louis, MO
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At SSM Health, we are driven by a singular Mission: Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God. It's a higher calling that binds us. Here, we work together, system and providers alike, to heal the body, mind and spirit of our patients. We are united by a shared commitment to serve through faith, humanity, compassionate care and exceptional medicine.
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