NCH Pharmacy Operations Director
Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital (UCVH), an affiliate of North Country Healthcare, is a 16-bed critical access hospital serving 20 communities and 8,500 people in its service area which includes communities in New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine. UCVH provides over 4,000 emergency department visits, 325 outpatient surgeries, 300 inpatient admissions, 7,000 imaging studies and 140,000 laboratory tests annually. UCVH offers a broad array of services including a 24/7 fully staffed emergency department, outpatient surgical care, cardiac rehabilitation, inpatient care, ambulatory care, x-ray, MRI, CT scans, mammography, outpatient rehabilitation, laboratory services and more.
About North Country Healthcare (NHC):
North Country Healthcare is a non-profit affiliation of four medical facilities in the White Mountains Region of New Hampshire. NCH includes numerous physicians and medical providers at multiple locations. This leading comprehensive healthcare network which employs hundreds of highly-trained individuals delivers integrated patient care through three community hospitals, specialty clinics, and home health and hospice services. NCH remains committed to the health and well-being of the communities we serve.
Member organizations include Androscoggin Valley Hospital in Berlin, Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital in Colebrook, Weeks Medical Center in Lancaster, and North Country Home Health and Hospice Agency in Littleton. NCH is proud to be the largest employer in the North Country.
The Pharmacy Operations Director is responsible for the non-clinical operations of the hospital pharmacies to ensure definition of and adherence to defined best practice protocols, and the optimization of systems to support the pharmacy operations across NCH. The POD works closely and collaboratively with the hospital site Pharmacy Director(s)/Pharmacist(s) in Charge or PIC(s) in a "servant leader" role.
Essential Requirements: Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred in Health Care management, public health or business related field. Directly related experience in an administrative role in a hospital pharmacy may be taken into consideration in exchange for the education requirement. Experience in pharmacy operations preferred.