Department: Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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Saint Louis, MO United StatesView Map
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 822268 (Include # on all documents)
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries.
Special Employment Consideration: Individuals eligible for the following appointments are encouraged to apply: 5 CFR 213.3102 "u", Schedule A, Appointment of persons with disabilities ; mental retardation, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities; and Disabled veterans with a compensable service-connected disability of 30% or more.
The duty station for this position is the John Cochran Division; however, the duty station may be changed to one or multiple associated VAMC locations within the metropolitan St. Louis MO area based on the needs of the medical center. TOUR OF DUTY: Monday-Friday 8:00 am-4:30 pm
GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Position is Pharmacy Operation Manager. Incumbent will operate on a broad delegation of authority with independence of action to coordinate all aspects of procurement and delivery of pharmaceutical products and services to the medical center. Incumbent will oversee the work of the Pharmacy staff where the supervisor has full and final technical authority over the work, which requires coordination and integration of work assignments with the other service lines. The incumbent is responsible to the Associate Chief of Pharmacy JC. Incumbent will be responsible for staff management, pharmacy operations management and all clinical management at both the John Cochran and Jefferson Barracks Divisions. This includes maintain and promoting high ethical, clinical and administrative standards that are carried into the decision making process; making recommendations regarding drug therapy to physicians, dentists and patients, insuring the coordination and integration of work assignments with other services. It also includes ensuring all staff is aware of patients rights and provides service directed toward assuring these rights are honored and protected. This includes the assurance of patient privacy, confidentially and a safe environment in which patients receive care.
Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses ARE NOT authorized for this position.
- U. S. Citizenship
- Must pass pre-employment examination
- English Language Proficiency required
- Designated and-or Random Drug Testing required
- Background and-or Security Investigation required