About CPS

We're Comprehensive Pharmacy Services, the nation's largest pharmacy services provider for 600+ acute-care hospitals, long term acute-care, behavioral health systems, and specialty hospitals throughout the US and Puerto Rico. Since 1971 we've delivered pharmacy service value through financial, operational, clinical, therapeutic, and regulatory expertise. And we’re growing at a breathtaking rate. You'll discover, along with almost 2,000 other employees; that CPS is a company you’ll be proud to grow with.

Location OH-Dayton
Department Dayton Children’s Hospital Retail Pharmacy
Employment Duration Full time
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As a Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS) Ambulatory Pharmacy Systems Director  at Dayton Children’s Hospital Retail Pharmacy you will oversee the operations of the two Retail outpatient pharmacies, specialty pharmacy, and the home infusion pharmacy.  This is a leadership role with responsibilities for all pharmacy operations across the ambulatory spectrum. The individual will be responsible for instituting policies and executing on the business plan to ensure profitability and the attainment of annual growth targets. In this role you will work with on-site and remote leadership to drive volume and financial performance in all ambulatory pharmacy operations. 


Facilities:  The main pharmacy currently supports Emergency Department and Inpatient Discharges.  The Pharmacy is open to the public (Weekdays 9am-7pm and Weekends 9am-5pm) and currently provides closed door services to Emergency Dept from 7pm to 1am.

The south pharmacy currently supports Emergency Department, Urgent Care, Same Day Surgery and the physicians within the Medical Office Building Space. This unit is open to the public (Weekdays 6am-midnight and Weekends Noon -10pm. The Specialty pharmacy is currently under development and will be a key success factor for anyone interested in this position  Management of the retail pharmacies is outsourced to Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS).

Required Qualifications:

  • Pharmacy degree (BS or PharmD) from an accredited school of pharmacy
  • Current OH pharmacist license in good standing
  • 7-10 years retail pharmacy management experience
  • Experience using computer applications including word processing, spreadsheets, and pharmacy information systems


  • Thorough knowledge of state and federal laws and regulations governing pharmacy services. Proficient in the use and application of new medications and technology.
  • Leadership, administrative, human resource, and managerial skills required.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively participate on interdisciplinary teams and committees.
  • Business acumen including profit/loss understanding, contract negotiations, 340-B Discount Drug Program, Accountable Care Act and GPO function required.
  • Knowledge in Home Health and Home Infusion
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills are required.
  • Knowledge of pathophysiology, interpretation of diagnostic criteria, pharmaco-kinetics and pharmaco-therapeutics. 
  • Knowledge and utilization of pharmacy automation equipment
  • Problem solving ability and analytical thinking required.

Benefits: All CPS employees enjoy a competitive salary and are eligible to participate in the 401(k) savings plan with a match.  Full Time employees are also eligible for a comprehensive benefits package, including Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance / Paid Time Off (PTO) Program / Company Paid Short- and Long-Term Disability / Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance / Medical Flex and Dependent Care Accounts and more.

About CPS: Founded nearly 50 years ago and employing over 2,500 clinical, regulatory, and operational pharmacy professionals, Comprehensive Pharmacy Services is the nation’s oldest and largest provider of pharmacy support services to more than 700 hospitals and healthcare facilities across the United States and Puerto Rico. CPS helps hospital pharmacists tackle complex problems such as medication reconciliation, hyper-inflated drug costs, standardization, centralized distribution, regulatory & compliance, and 340B programs leading to increased quality, reduced admissions and lower costs.   Services provided by CPS include pharmacy management, pharmacy consulting, specialized pharmacy services, telepharmacy, 340B program compliance assurance, ambulatory & retail pharmacy services, medication related transition of care, and pharmacy analytics.  For more information, visit http://www.cpspharm.com.

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