Registered Pharmacist in Indiana & Doctor of Pharmacy in Tennessee
Accomplished, visionary and dedicated Pharmacist with 30+ years of experience, and a blend of both technical acumen and leadership proficiency as demonstrated in diverse environments. Experience managing multiple federal and state regulatory programs for Eli Lilly facilities and plant sites as a Technical and Regulatory Advisor for 25+ years. Strong interpersonal skills, proficient in fostering positive professional relationships and communicating effectively at all levels and within individuals of all backgrounds. Committed to lifelong learning, with a passion for identifying innovative solutions to industry challenges. Seeking to utilize experience and exceptional work ethic in an organization with a strong and committed infrastructure and foundation for growth, improvement and change.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
„X Non-Traditional Pharmacy
„X Retail Pharmacy Operations
„X Regulatory Compliance
„X Medical Information Systems „X Home Care Infusion
„X Long-Term Care
„X Organizational Development
„X Collaboration & Teamwork „X Streamlining Processes
„X Analysis & Decision Making
„X Order Entry / Processing
„X Basic Computer Applications
Lincare Home Fusion, Inc.
„X Increased growth by over 200% in less than 2 years; received bonus 4 of 5 quarters.
Eli Lilly, Inc.
„X Held multiple technical and regulatory advisor positions in the following areas of State and Federal Regulations: FDA, DEA, EPA, NRC, OSHA, DOT, IMO, CAA, ICAO, IATA.
„X Certified as a National Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM), Senior Level in September of 1991; recognized internationally by the WHO.
„X Developed and implemented Hazardous Waste Disposal Program for Eli Lilly Discovery Research.
„X Served as Controlled Substance Office and Emergency Response Officer for Eli Lilly Discovery Research.
„X Held alternate Board of Directors position for HMAC Professional Trade Organization, Washington, DC.
„X Public speaker for Eli Lilly and Company for over 12 years.
„X Member of Eli Lilly and Company's Hazardous Materials Response Team and Environmental and Legal Audit Team.
„X Served on Board of Directors and as President of a Major Trade Organization (COSTHA) in Washington, DC. Changed infrastructure and visibility of this organization to turn its average value from $6,000 to $250,000+ in 2 years.
AHS Pharmaceutical Staffing, On-Call Clinical Pharmacist, December 2014-Present
UNITED RX, LLC, Carmel, IN, November 2012-July 2013
„X Administer over all pharmacy staff. Maintain relevant and new policies and procedures to maintain regulatory compliance for effective and productive pharmacy operations.
ASCENSION HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGIES, St. Louis, MO, September 2011-August 2012
Pharmacist Informaticist, St. Vincent Hospitals of Indiana, Indianapolis
„X Maintain existing Pharmacy operating system (G.E. Centricity) and learn and practice on implementation and monitoring new Pharmacy operating system (QUEST) for all St. Vincent Hospitals of Indiana.
MMY CONSULTING, St. Louis, MO, June 2011-September 2011
Senior Consultant, Ascension Healthcare Technologies / St. Vincent Hospitals of Indiana, Indianapolis, IN 46260
„X Provide Pharmacist Informaticist support to Ascension Health for all St. Vincent Hospitals of Indiana.
PHARMERICA, Indianapolis, IN, March 2011-May 2011
Interim Pharmacy Manager/IV Department/Alere
„X Anchor for Controlled Substance room and Interim Manager for IV Operations.
PHARMERICA, Indianapolis, IN, December 2010-March 2011
Specialty Pharmacist, Clinical IV Pharmacist/Controlled Substance Department Anchor
„X Clinical Staff Pharmacist
MEDALLION Rx STAFFING, Carmel, IN, July 2010-December 2010
„X Provided Clinical and IV Pharmacist services for Medallion Rx Staffing clients.
INNOVATIVE PHARMACY SOLUTIONS, Greenfield, IN, December 2009-May 2010
Acting Manager of Pharmacy
„X Oversaw start-up of new Long-Term Care pharmacy and effectively managed all pharmacy staff.
„X Developed, managed, implemented and maintained pharmacy policies and procedures.
„X Ensured accurate recordkeeping of controlled substances.
PHARMAKON LTC, INC., Carmel, IN, July 2009-November 2009
Staff Clinical Pharmacist
„X Processed, reviewed and monitored physician and nursing orders for nursing home residents.
„X Consulted with nursing home administrators, physicians and nursing staff (internal and external).
„X Effectively managed all pharmacy technicians and functioned as back up to IV Pharmacist In Charge.
CRITICAL CARE SYSTEMS, Indianapolis, IN, June 2008-May 2009
Clinical IV Staff Pharmacist
„X Processed, reviewed and monitored physician and nursing orders for home care patients.
„X Consult with physicians and nursing staff (internal and external).
„X Consulted with patients and managed patient records, labs, medications and supplies.
„X Effectively managed all pharmacy technicians.
GRANDVIEW PHARMACY, Brownsburg, IN, September 2006-June 2008
Director of Pharmacy Operations
„X Managed pharmacy operations, personnel and ensured adherence to pharmacy policies and procedures.
„X Processed, reviewed and monitored physician and nursing orders for nursing home patients.
„X Consulted with physicians and nursing staff (internal and external).
„X Managed patient records, labs, medications and supplies dispensed.
„X Oversaw records and distribution of Controlled Substances.
„X Implemented USP 797 Standards for IV Pharmacy and ensured strict regulatory compliance.
FIRST CHOICE PHARMACISTS, INC., Brownsburg, IN (No longer in Business), November 2006-August 2007
Contract PRN Clinical IV Pharmacist, Clarian Home Care, Indianapolis, IN; Indiana University Hospital IV Pharmacy, Indianapolis, IN; Apria Home Healthcare, Indianapolis, IN
„X Served as PRN and Temp Clinical Pharmacist with responsibilities for various Home Care Infusion Pharmacies, Long Term Care Pharmacies.
CHARTWELL MIDWEST INDIANA, LLC, Indianapolis, IN (No longer in Business in Indiana), March 2006-November 2006
Director of Pharmacy
„X Manage pharmacy operations and personnel and ensured adherence to pharmacy policies and proce...
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