Pharmacy Director/UKHC

Job description

Directs activities associated with the provision of 24/7 Hospital-Based Retail Pharmacy Services through UK Chandler Retail Pharmacy and after hours for all UK Healthcare. Specifically, managing daily operations for 24/7 UK Chandler Retail pharmacy and coordinating after-hours support for all retail locations. Ensure the unit meets departmental and organizational goals as well as maintains compliance with all state and federal pharmacy law and regulations.

IEBC (internal employee being considered).

Job Title
Pharmacy Director/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title
Pharmacy Director/UKHC—Chandler Retail Pharmacies

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

6 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

The physical requirements of this position include: occasionally standing, walking with, and/or lifting objects up to 25lbs; regularly sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time; standing for greater than 5 hours at a time; walking several miles per day; and performing repetitive motions (such as typing).


Primarily day shifts but will be responsible for any emergent issues related to 24/7 operations PIC duties and project implementation/support as needed.


Strong clinical skills; Leadership; Customer service; Collaboration; Project Management.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Pharm D preferred; Ambulatory/Retail Pharmacist-in-Charge experience highly preferred.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you licensed or eligible to be licensed as a Pharmacist in the state of Kentucky?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How many years of experience do you have practicing as a licensed pharmacist?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  3. * How many years of experience do you have as a pharmacist-in-charge?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Which of the following healthcare IT systems do you have experience utilizing?
    • None
    • ScriptPro
    • Allscripts Sunrise Clinical Manager
    • Both
  5. * Please describe your retail pharmacy and/or medicare billing experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter





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Posted: 12/8/2018
Application Due: 12/14/2018
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