WellStar Health Systems Manager, Pharmacy Operations in Atlanta, Georgia


At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.


The Manager Pharmacy shall plan, organize, and supervise all pharmaceutical and financial activities occurring in

his/her respective pharmacy, Such proceedings shall comply with the policies and procedures established by the

WellStar Health System, federal, state and local laws governing the practice of pharmacy, and the rules and standards

established by the regulatory agencies (JACHO, Medicare, etc.) involved in provision of health care. The Manager

Pharmacy reports to the Director of Pharmacy.


Required Minimum Education:

Bachelors Degree from an accredited School/College of Pharmacy required. PharmD preferred.

Advanced Management degree (MBA or MHA) preferred.

Completion of a Pharmacy Residency Program preferred.

Required Minimum Licensure/Certification:

Actively licensed and in good standing (no restrictions) with the Georgia State Board of Pharmacy required

Required Minimum Experience:

Oriented and knowledgeable in the specialized functions of a hospital pharmacy.

Worked a minimum of three (3) years in a hospital pharmacy.

Worked in a supervisory capacity in a hospital pharmacy for a minimum of one (1) year or in a clinical or community setting for a period of two (2) years.

General knowledge of hospital financial systems (responsibility reports, budgetary process, billing programs, • etc).

Knowledge of healthcare reimbursement. Experience with 340B Drug Pricing Plan highly desirable.

Knowledge of the various pharmacy technologies available.

Knowledge of computerized pharmacy systems; preferably hospital pharmacy based computer systems.

Knowledge of Federal and State laws and regulatory guidelines governing pharmaceutical practice and the use of controlled substances.

Required Minimum Skills:

Demonstrated leadership qualities.

Ability to supervise both exempt and non-exempt employees.

Ability to work with other Hospital and System leaders.

Ability to address Medical Staff Leaders on issues pertaining to pharmacy.

Ability to communicate effectively (verbal and written).

Strong customer service attitude.

Computer skills (Microsoft Office).

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department Pharmacy

Facility WellStar Atlanta Medical Center

Category Leadership

City Atlanta

Shift Days

State Georgia