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Fairview Health Services Pharmacist In Charge / Site Manager in Princeton, Minnesota


Responsible for Pharmacy operations at a site including compliance with state and federal regulations, budgeting, strategic planning, inventory control, personnel management, third party billing and customer service.

Responsibilities/Job Description

Responsible for all pharmacy site operations.

  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations governing the practice of pharmacy.

  • Participate in the system wide budgeting process. Responsible for input and implementation of site budgets.

  • Accountable for appropriate scheduling to meet patient/customer needs.

  • Accountable for maintaining site inventory control at acceptable levels.

Participate with the regional manager in developing regional strategic planning and integration efforts.

  • Responsible for local implementation of system wide quality assurance, error reduction and customer satisfaction programs.

Work with the regional manager to develop and implement regional marketing efforts.

Serve as the local liaison between pharmacy, the community at large, payers, other professionals and other Fairview entities

Manage and supervise staff

  • Provide leadership, mentoring and development opportunities for staff and establish goals, projects and initiatives

  • Oversee the productivity level of staff to maximize efficiency, assure adequate and appropriate staffing levels, and control costs.

  • Oversee recruit/interview/hire staff. Ensure ongoing education of current staff. Identify training needs of personnel, develop and coordinate with the training department, conduct training where applicable

  • Utilize certified technician staff appropriately to support the overall goals of the department.

Execute the function of Staff Pharmacist, as the scheduling requires.

  • Provide appropriate pharmaceutical care including patient counseling and prospective drug use evaluation to all patients receiving their medication therapy in the pharmacy.


Minimum Education

  • BS Degree or Pharm D in pharmacy from an accredited school.

Minimum License/Certification/Registration

  • Current/pending Minnesota pharmacy license

Minimum Experience

  • Two years experience as a practicing pharmacist or one year experience with Fairview Pharmacy Services in retail pharmacy

Preferred Experience

Pharmacy management experience.

Additional Requirements: Working knowledge of third party pay plans, working knowledge of all state and federal regulations governing the practice of pharmacy in a community pharmacy setting, excellent customer service skills and communication skills, proficient in the English language, demonstrated ability to manage people and time effectively, good attention to detail, and ability to implement policies and procedures.

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Fairview Health Services ( is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Job Locations US-MN-Princeton

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 7 days ago (7/26/2021 7:46 AM)

Requisition ID 2021-73499

Profession Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)

Speciality Pharmacy

Location Fairview Pharmacy-Princeton

Shift day/evening/night

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Department Pharmacy - Princeton