Jet Setter Pharmacist: Fun Filled Days & Star Filled Nights

May 24, 2011

As a pharmacist, you have options when it comes to where you work, and at PharmacyWeek we see several pharmacy job opportunities cross desks every day that even make us want to get up and go work at these dream destinations. Jet Setter Pharmacist highlights great job openings in even better locations, and what makes these locations and employers so unique!

LOCATION: McHenry, Illinois

EMPLOYER: Centegra Health System

POSITION: Manager-Pharmacy

WHY YOU’LL LOVE ITThe City of McHenry is a diverse community offering a variety of housing choices, a wide range of employment options, and unparalleled access to recreational activities. Located at the heart of the Fox River just 50 miles northwest of Chicago, McHenry is located in one of the fastest growing counties in the state yet retains its small town charm.

McHenry County offers year-round recreational activities including hiking, biking and exploring over 20,000 acres of conservation land as well as all or part of 3 state parks and natural areas. Abundant water recreation is available on the Fox River as it winds its way through the eastern portion of the county. Family friendly attractions and events welcome you in all seasons and the arts abound throughout McHenry County.

Quaint downtown districts offer history and specialty shopping with vibrant main streets filled with antique shops, unique finds, distinctive fashions and a variety of dining.

ABOUT THE JOB: Join the team that works with You. Become a part of Centegra, where “team” means genuine respect, passionate caring and a joyful spirit. Join us, and experience it for yourself.

Under the general supervision of the director of pharmacy, oversees the operation of the clinical pharmacy services at Centegra Hospital McHenry. Assists in formulating and administering policies and plans. Oversees the training and evaluation of the clinical pharmacy staff with regard to clinical protocols and protocol adherence. Responsible for the presentation of material on new drug requests for Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee evaluation, and serves as editor of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics newsletter. Compiles and evaluates statistics regarding clinical pharmacy programs as requested by the director.

• A Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy
• An Illinois State Pharmacy License in good standing
• 3 years clinical and distributive experience in hospital pharmacy services, with documented participation in clinical protocol management, Pharmacy and Therapeutics
• Pharmacy Management/Leadership experience

Centegra Health System includes hospitals in McHenry and Woodstock, IL, Immediate
and Primary Care Centers, Health Bridge Fitness Centers, and more.


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