Penn State Health Manager Inpatient Pharmacy Services - Pharmacy Services Main in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: Day


Responsible to supervise the daily activities of staff pharmacists and pharmacy technicians; plan, develop and implement departmental and organizational initiatives including the training for departmental staff and nursing staff; and assure compliance with regulatory requirements for sterile products. Assure compliance with federal and state laws and regulatory requirements.

This manager position is primarily responsible for the sterile products area, which includes:

· Supervise staff pharmacists and technicians that primarily work in the sterile products area

· Ensure all staff competencies are up-to-date, which include media fill, gloved fingertip testing, etc.

· Assure that all regulatory and compliance standards (USP 797 / 800) and all federal/state laws are met

· Plan, develop, and implement departmental and organizational initiatives including the training for departmental staff and nursing staff


Bachelors degree in Pharmacy or Pharm D plus 3 years job related experience required.

Pennsylvania registration in Pharmacy or eligibility required.


Excellent communication skills, project management skills, and decision making skills required.

Ability to analyze data required.

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel and PowerPoint required.


Masters Degree in Hospital Pharmacy, Business Administration or Healthcare Administration preferred.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained

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