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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Accomplished Director of Pharmacy providing direction and leadership to pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, infusion nurses, intake coordinators and billing staff while facilitating outpatient infusion pharmacy care and operational services. Excellence in medication use systems and planning and project management. Collaborates with physicians and multidisciplinary team members to execute quality improvement efforts. Adept at designing and implementing policies and procedures. Effective at improving revenue, team productivity and policies to keep the facility operating at a sustainable and profitable level. Well-versed in motivating and retaining employees, building relationships with patients and referral sources.

Skills
  • Quality assurance controls
  • Records management
  • Regulatory requirements
  • Patient safety
  • Facility oversight
  • Healthcare delivery
  • Accreditation support
  • Personnel management
  • Staff supervision
  • Employee retention strategies
Experience
10/2015 to Current Director of Pharmacy Ascension (System Office) | Oscoda, MI,
  • Direct pharmacy staff and medication management workflows to support efficient and cost-effective use of medications.
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary staff to improve overall patient care and response times.
  • Create and maintain facility documents and records, maintaining accuracy while managing sensitive data.
  • Lead and motivated 75 employees through supervision, training and coaching on duties and daily operational activities.
  • Resolve conflicts promptly among physicians, nurses and other healthcare employees to keep workflows on task.
  • Manage operations in accordance with budget requirements.
  • Implement new hire training to further develop skills and initiate discussions on task prioritization.
  • Participate in weekly meetings with department heads to discuss company opportunities and strategies.
  • Head clinical oversight to devise and establish policies, procedures and best practices in alignment with regulatory requirements.
  • Conduct post-implementation assessment of pharmacy automation enhancements and programs to achieve desired results.
06/2007 to 10/2015 Staff Pharmacist Cvs Health | Newark, DE,
  • Checked prescriptions for appropriate dosage, drug interactions or allergies before dispensing medications.
  • Counseled patients on proper use of medications, responding to questions and discussing side effects, drug interactions and storage requirements.
  • Preserved state and federal record keeping for legend drugs and controlled substances.
  • Received and verified daily incoming drug inventories, reported discrepancies and logged items into inventory system.
  • Supervised pharmacy technicians, interns and support staff while on duty.
  • Created new customer profiles and updated information in pharmacy computer systems.
  • Oversaw drug preparation and distribution activities to provide safe, efficient care for patients.
  • Collaborated with physicians to provide patients with high quality and cost-effective medications.
05/2004 to 05/2007 Staff Pharmacist Cvs Health | Newark, NJ,
  • Checked prescriptions for appropriate dosage, drug interactions or allergies before dispensing medications.
  • Counseled patients on proper use of medications, responding to questions and discussing side effects, potential drug interactions, and proper drug storage.
  • Preserved state and federal record keeping for legend drugs and controlled substances.
  • Received and verified daily incoming drug inventories, reported discrepancies and logged items into inventory system.
08/1998 to 05/2004 Retail Pharmacy Manager Partners Healthcare System | Amherst, MA,
  • Oversaw work activities, performance and service quality of pharmacy staff.
  • Managed weekly schedules and requests for leave.
  • Assessed safety procedures and federal regulations to maintain pharmacy compliance.
  • Communicated with patients with compassion while keeping medical information private.
  • Dispensed medications after reviewing and interpreting prescriptions from healthcare providers.
  • Advised patients on potential drug interactions and side effects, proper dose timing and medication storage.
  • Ordered supplies needed for pharmacy and kept tabs on inventory levels.
  • Worked closely with store manager to maintain day-to-day operations.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/1997 Bachelor of Science | Pharmacy Auburn University, Auburn, AL, GPA:
  • Magna cum laude graduate
  • Rho Chi National Honor Society Member
  • Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society Member
  • Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity Member

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Auburn University

Job Titles Held:

  • Director of Pharmacy
  • Staff Pharmacist
  • Staff Pharmacist
  • Retail Pharmacy Manager

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

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