Description About Us
Cornerstone Healthcare Group, based in Dallas, Texas, was
founded in 1990 and provides excellent healthcare services to our
patients, residents and their families.
Our employees make a difference, join us so you can too! We
pride ourselves on our quality of care, responsive service, and
commitment to excellence. We treat each employee, patient and
resident like we would a member of our own family, and measure our
success by the direct impact we have on improving the quality of
life for our employees, patients and residents.
The Director of Pharmacy is responsible for managing and
providing optimal pharmaceutical services within the hospital that
has a patient population ranging from 18 years to geriatric
experiencing medically complex conditions, general medical-surgical
conditions, with rehabilitation and/or wound care needs.
The Director is responsible for the overall direction and
supervision of the pharmacy department and implementation of the
Strategic Plan for Safe Medication Management. The Director ensures
the Pharmacy complies with all state certifications and
regulations, Medicare and federal regulations and maintains JCAHO,
accreditation. The Director develops and implements applicable
policies, procedures, and standards of practice for the Pharmacy
and complies with all hospital policies and procedures. The
Director hires, supervises, delegates, and coordinates personnel in
the pharmacy department. Promotes teamwork with physicians, nurses,
and personnel of other departments.
Ability to project a professional image. Current knowledge of
state and federal laws and regulations that apply to hospital
practices in long-term acute care. Knowledge of regulatory
standards and compliance requirements. Working knowledge and
ability to apply professional standards of practice in job
situations. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Working
knowledge of personal computer and software applications used in
job functions (Word processing, graphics, databases, spreadsheets,
etc.) Persons who have been found guilty by a court of law of
abusing, neglecting, or mistreating individuals in a health care
related setting are ineligible for employment in this position.
Freedom from illegal use of drugs. Freedom from use of and effects
of use of drugs and alcohol in the workplace.
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy or Hospital Pharmacy
Administration or Doctor of Pharmacy degree preferred.
Three (3) years experience in a hospital pharmacy setting
Three (3) years of management experience preferred.
Must meet the state board of pharmacy requirements as pharmacist
in charge for the hospital.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Current Pharmacists license to practice by the state of
employment. Maintains current BLS certification throughout