Intellex Acquires Expert by Big Village

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Expert Details

Director of Pharmacy

ID: 740001 Wisconsin, USA

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Expert is a Clinical Pharmacist with 17+ years experience. He is currently the Pharmacy Director of a large healthcare Integrated Delivery Network (IDN) system, where he assists with the oversight of 33 inpatient hospitals, 180 retail pharmacies, ambulatory treatment clinics, infusion centers, and visiting nursing associations. He is involved with the P&T (Pharmacy & Therapeutics) committee and oversees the system wide formulary evaluation and recommendations. He is considered a key opinion leader (KOL) for the IDN's Value Analysis Committee. In this role, he is responsible for Inpatient treatment protocols, outpatient treatment protocols, discharge/transitions of care protocols.

Expert is affiliated with Academic Medical University and has experience working across all different types of disease states from newborn to geriatric populations. He has substantial experience and with payers, managed care organizations (MCO), Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) plans and insurers. Additionally, he has extensive involvement and oversight of contracting, reimbursement, supply chain, purchasing and procurement of medications.

Expert can speak to his responsibilities for the Allocation and Procurement of medication stock from variety of entities including Group Purchasing Organization's (GPO), Specialty Pharmacies and directly through Manufacturers. Other notable responsibilities include: working with Group Purchasing Organization's (GPO), Hospital onsite and 340b contracting, electronic health records (epic), Med Carousel, Omnicell automation, McKesson products, pharmacy devices, pyxis machines, robot technology, consultation of medical devices, Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM), formulary decision making, retail pharmacy, and hospital Pharmacy.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 2007 Degree: Pharm.D Subject: Pharmacy Institution: University of Southern Nevada (USN)

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2007 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Director of Pharmacy Department: Pharmacy
Areas of Clinical Work:
• TPN Management
• Central Pharmacy Distribution
• Medical/Surgical floors
• Pre/Post Abdominal Transplant
• Orthopedic population (post-surgical hip and knee replacement)
• Inpatient Rehab.
• Post CV Surgery
• Pre/Post Cardiac Cath
• Neurological ICU
• Surgical ICU
• Medical Respiratory ICU
• Cardiovascular / Cardiac ICU
• Cardiovascular / General Operating Room Pharmacy
• Emergency Department
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2007 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Inpatient Clinical Pharmacist Department: St. Luke’s Medical Center
• Voted Member of shared governance committee
• Voted member of staffing/scheduling committee
• Volunteered member of the caregiver/patient caregiver committee
• Training and Topic discussion for pharmacy interns, students and residents (PGY-1, PGY-2)
• Training of new pharmacists in various areas (medical/surgical/ICU’s/ED/OR)
• Reviewed order sets for accuracy, ease of use, and appropriateness prior to Computer Physician Order Entry (CPOE) implementation
• Code response
• Support and evolve pharmacy services in the ED
• Committee member of “5 patient interactions”
• Development and presentation of training modules for centralized order verification (COV)
--- Heparin protocols (DVT/PE/Stroke), Hypertonic Saline (3%, 23.4%), IVIG, Phenytoin Kinetics, Valproic Acid Dosing, TPA for Ischemic Stroke, High Dose Methylprednisolone for Acute Spinal Cord Injury, Extravasation, Elevated ICP, Vancomycin Kinetics, Transplant protocols
• Assisted with interviewing candidates for the COV manager position
• Design of pharmacy workstations in various hospital areas
• Designed and managed pharmacy training for CPOE implementation
• Actively participate in Outcomes Facilitation Team (OFT) rounds, home medication reconciliation, patient education, order verification
• Preceptor for Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW) pharmacy students
• Ensure formulary alternatives are correctly utilized
• Reduction of high cost medication therapy
• Assist with drug information questions from physicians/medical residents/RN’s
• Help to coordinate therapy for investigational drugs from the main pharmacy
• Work closely with pharmacy technicians in the distribution workflow to ensure accurate and efficient medication delivery
• Assist nursing mangers in medication workflow changes that impact their units
• Assist Aurora Health Care inpatient hospitals with conversion to EPIC
• Code coverage

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin (PSW), July 2007 - Present
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP), Aug. 2006 - Present
Nevada Society of Health – System Pharmacists (NVSHP), 2006 - 2007
The American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP), 2006 - Present
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), 2005 – Present
American Pharmacists Association (APhA), 2005 - Present
University of Southern Nevada COP Student Alliance, 2005 - 2007
Licenses / Certifications
Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS)
Awards / Recognition
Board Certification, Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS)
Medical / Professional
17 years as Pharmacy Director for a large Integrated Delivery Network (IDN)
Publications and Patents Summary
Presentations: 9
Scientific Writing: 1

Fields of Expertise

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