Galileo Search

Published: June 25, 2019


Interim Pharmacy Director | Hospital | Alabama

Galileo Search, LLC is currently recruiting for an Interim Pharmacy Director to lead operations and provide strategic direction for one of Alabama’s most respected hospital systems.

The facility is high volume and there are numerous specialty pharmacists. The Interim Director will be supported by a seasoned team of specialty managers to include an operations manager with oversight for day-to-day operations. There will also be some interaction at the system-level, but the Interim Pharmacy Director will be primarily responsible for the flagship hospital. The system also has a 340B Drug Pricing program in place.




The selected Interim Director of Pharmacy will have oversight and accountability for current pharmacy inpatient services at the main hospital and one outpatient location. Will also work collaboratively with leaders of all service lines, and departments to provide pharmacy services and support at the highest standard of clinical care.

The selected Interim Director will step in to provide operational and strategic support while a direct-hire candidate is recruited. The assignment will report to the Vice president of Pharmacy Services. The selected interim will provide leadership and direction to all aspects of pharmacy operations, including staff recruitment, formulary development and maintenance, quality management, regulatory compliance, utilization, and efficiency.


• Graduation from an accredited school of pharmacy with a Pharmacy degree; PharmD or related advanced degree is strongly preferred
• Licensed or eligible for licensure as a registered pharmacist by the Alabama State Board of Pharmacy
• Director level experience in an acute care hospital setting
• An expert at pharmacy compliance and medications
• Oversight for approximately 82 FTEs
• Experience performing operational assessments and making recommendations for improvement
• Must be willing to travel and work at the facility full-time, Monday – Friday
• Available to start ASAP


Acute Care Hospital

About Galileo Search:

Galileo Staffing Services, a division of Galileo Search, LLC., is a premier provider of interim healthcare specialists, professionals and executives to acute care hospitals nationwide. To learn more about Galileo Staffing Services, visit our website at:

How will YOU benefit when working with Galileo?
• Highly competitive pay rates that are best in the industry -- with weekly direct-deposit
• Generous per diem for incidentals expenses and the housing of your choice if not provided by the client
• Travel expense reimbursement (flights, rental car or mileage) when applicable
• Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401k available
• State License expense reimbursement for endorsement
• Comprehensive insurance coverage
• Short or long-term assignments
• Professional liability insurance coverage
• World-class support before, during and after each assignment

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