In conjunction with each Phoenix Children`s Pharmacy`s Pharmacist-in-Charge (PIC) and other pharmacy leaders, this position leads, supports and promotes safety, quality, regulatory and accreditation standards of the pharmacy department throughout the entire organization. This role will lead and direct a staff of pharmacy compliance and safety professionals. The Pharmacy Compliance Manager will report directly to the Vice President Chief Pharmacy Officer with indirect oversight by the Chief Compliance Officer.
- Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team
- Excellence in clinical care, service and communication
- Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals
- Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future
- Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best in the most cost-effective way.
- Actively provides medication management leadership to assure departmental and organizational compliance related to regulatory statutes and quality standards for designated state, federal and quality agencies. (Arizona State Board of Pharmacy (BOP); Food and Drug Administration (FDA); Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA); Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS); The Joint Commission (TJC); Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (URAC) and other agencies as required).
- Actively participates in organizational compliance, regulatory and survey readiness committees, leads designated compliance and safety committees and reports up to identified committee or leadership structures.
- Remains up to date on changes made within pharmacy regulatory standards that will impact the day-to-day operations of each respective PCH Pharmacy.
- Provides oversight of medication safety personnel to promote safe departmental and institutional medication management practices while gathering metrics to illustrate progress.
- Supports and develops proactive institutional drug diversion activities in order to support all PCH staff while maintaining compliance with federal and state regulations.
- Oversees and leads departmental regulatory, compliance and safety personnel to promote a culture of compliance and accountability while providing mentorship.
- In collaboration with other departmental leaders, develops and supports proactive financial audits related to medications to ensure ongoing compliance for internal and external requests when needed.
- Works in conjunction with the Nursing, Quality, Risk, Office of Business Integrity (OBI), Legal, PCMG, Security, HR departments, Executive Leadership, Sr. Leadership, Medical Staff, and other ad hoc groups related to medication compliance and integrity to assure compliance with standards, statues, and regulations.
- Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.