As a member of the pharmacy leadership team, this manager is responsible for Duke Compounding Facility. The Manager of Duke Compounding Facility has varied responsibilities, some of which are denoted below.
Duties and Responsibilities of this Level
Management of all aspects of day to day compounding and distribution services, including staff scheduling, inventory management, safety monitoring and technology oversight to ensure timely and accurate delivery of medications to our patients.
Responsible for the supervision of team members which may consist of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians, and ensures appropriate training of staff in their job functions.
Works collaboratively with peers and other healthcare professionals to achieve work unit, departmental, and institutional goals.
Conducts regular staff meetings and meets individually with staff to review performance, solve problems and promote efficiency.
Coordinates timely dissemination of information to staff through multiple avenues.
Facilitates solutions to problems and resolves complaints regarding departmental services and activities.
Projects a customer service attitude by being attentive, responsive, courteous and compassionate to customers (e.g., staff, patients, physicians, nurses, and students).
Ensures that Duke Compounding Facility services and practices are in line with established policies and procedures, and assess compliance with regulatory requirements (e.g. TJC, BOP, DEA, USP), and best practice recommendations (e.g. ISMP).
Monitors and controls the controlled drug distribution system ensuring compliance with state and federal laws and regulations governing the practice of pharmacy.
Assists with Human Resources relevant matters, including, recruiting, promotion, retention and discipline.
Takes responsibility for personal and professional growth.
Represent and support the pharmacy department’s commitment to excellence through active participation on intra- and interdepartmental committees and teams
Engages in educational activities such as precepting of students and residents
Doctor of Pharmacy or Bachelor of Pharmacy
Completion of a health system pharmacy administration residency program; or completion of non-management pharmacy residency program and one year of supervisory experience; or equivalent supervisory experience in the compounding practice setting required.
Duke University Hospital, established in 1930, is consistently ranked by US News and World Report as one of America's best hospitals. Located within the Research Triangle, Duke University and the region offer an excellent quality of life, including close proximity to the North Carolina beaches and mountains.
The 943 bed tertiary and quaternary care hospital serves as the flagship of Duke Unive...rsity Health System (DUHS), which includes two community hospitals, Duke Regional Hospital and Duke Raleigh Hospital, as well as affiliations with other hospitals in the region, community based primary care practices, home care, infusion services and hospice care. It offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma center; an extensive complement of major surgery suites; recognition as one of 40 National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer centers, an Eye Center, the Duke Heart Center and the Children's Health Center.
DUH also functions as a research hospital with a federally funded clinical research unit where medical advances are achieved and applied; and as a teaching hospital for students of medicine, nursing, and the allied health sciences.