Director of Pharmacy in Nashville, TN at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 6/28/2019

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THE COMPANY:Take your career in the right direction – join us at HealthTrust. Amidst the fast-changing dynamics of healthcare within HealthTrust and our parent company (HCA – Hospital Corporation of America), come work as a Director of Pharmacy.

More than 1,600 hospitals have partnered with HealthTrust to lower expenses and improve outcomes across healthcare operations.

HealthTrust delivers supply chain, workforce, and clinical integration services to help healthcare providers improve performance with superior pricing and operator-driven practices. This is accomplished by hiring professionals like you!

A seven-time recipient of a “Champion for Change” award from Practice Greenhealth, HealthTrust actively encourages and enables ecologically responsible purchasing alongside fully embracing a culture of integrity and a code of ethics.

THE POSITION: Seeking a full-time Director ofPharmacy who drives efforts to ensure compliance with JCAHO requirements, DrugEnforcement Administration, State Board of Pharmacy, hospital policies andprocedures as well as other Federal and State regulations.

  • Individualwho proactively recommends innovations in the practice and function of the hospitalPharmacy Department to Administration and executes mutually agreed uponprograms.
  • Establishes productivity and patient satisfaction goals and objectives in alignment with senior leaders.
  • Enjoys hands-on responsibilities to maintain appropriate controls for effective departmental operations while monitoring quality and assessing improvement data.
  • Sets priorities, exercises professional judgment, makes critical decisions, and quickly responds to client needs.
  • Astute in financial management – applies tools and processes to successfully manage drug cost budget in conjunction with clinical protocols.

THE LOCATION: Centennial Medical Center– Nashville, TN

  • Nashville is cherished for it’s relaxed, friendly feel of a smaller city while also holding the energetic vibe of a big city – from historic to trendy, and family friendly suburb communities to urban city living. There are options for everyone.
  • Named by USA Today among the top 10 cities with the Best Urban Green Spaces in North America. Nashville boasts over 2,700 acres of walking and biking trails to enjoy.
  • More than Music City, Nashville is home to the NFL, Tennessee Titans, NHL Predators, MLS Nashville Soccer Club and the Sounds Triple A pro baseball team. You could very possibly see a game a week all year round.


  • To attract the best talent, HealthTrust offers one of the leading 401(k) plans in the healthcare industry (a 100% match on up to 9% of pay based on years of vesting service).
  • Tuition Reimbursement program for individuals seeking higher education.
  • Professional growth and advancement

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor of Science degree or PharmD from an ACPE (Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education) School of Pharmacy.
  • Current Pharmacist license in good standing with the appropriate State Board of Pharmacy.
  • Current Consultant Pharmacist license in good standing with the appropriate State Board of Pharmacy.
  • Minimum of two or more years supervisory or leadership experience preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of pathophysiology, interpretation of diagnostic criteria, pharmacokinetics and pharamacotherapeutics as well as the use and application of new medications and technology.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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