Eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) a student loan payment reimbursement program. Must meet individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy & submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. The VISN 17 EDRP Coordinators: VISN17EDRP2@va.gov Job Summary: The Pharmacy Program Manager will serve as a first line supervisor and Pharmacist-in-Charge to provide leadership, direction, planning, organization, and implementation of pharmacy programs within the Tyler Outpatient Pharmacy Section. The incumbent develops goals and objectives that integrate organization and pharmacy objectives, emphasizing patient care, patient safety, and performance improvement. This individual performs higher level duties consisting of significant scope, administrative independence, and complexity. The Program Manager is responsible for developing and implementing appropriate procedures; overseeing compliance with all local, national policy and other applicable laws, regulations, and standards; ensuring competency of personnel. The Program Manager is responsible for maintaining reports in our pharmacy areas and taking appropriate action for any deficiencies. Thorough knowledge and understanding of various regulations including FDA, DEA, USP, NIOSH, OIG and the Joint Commission and VHA national and local handbooks and directives, policies and standard operating procedures pertaining to the practice of pharmacy is required. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 7:30AM-4:00PM, 8:00AM-4:30PM. May include weekends/holidays. Tour may be extended or adjusted to meet patient care needs Telework: Not Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Position Title/Functional Statement #:Pharmacy Program Manager (Outpatient)/PD000000 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized EDRP Authorized: Contact VISN17EDRP2@va.gov , the EDRP Coordinator for questions/assistance Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized PCS Appraised Value Offer (AVO): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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