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Sanford Health Vice President, Pharmacy, Health Plan in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

Facility: Cherapa Place Building
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Address: 300 N Cherapa Pl, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

Implement new or updated programs or portions of large scale pharmaceutical initiatives. Project impact costs, quality, efficiencies and achievement of objectives across departments.

Apply advanced technical and pharmaceutical knowledge to solve complex problems which may impact service lines or corporate service sub-functions across the enterprise. Responsible for all aspects of pharmacy services, including strategic planning, program growth and development, formulary management, finance and budgeting, purchasing, marketing, organizing and managing quality and cost-effective service delivery to ensure consistency with customer expectations.

Responsible for pharmacy operations, including the delivery of product, clinical pharmacy programs, formulary management, budgeting, purchasing, staffing, recruitment and retention of staff, payer contracting, financial performance and reports, and regulatory compliance.

Must maintain a good understanding of system strategies and knowledge of the marketplace, and incorporate these concepts into an overall medication and pharmacy services plan.


Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) or an advanced degree in a related field required.

Minimum of five years of pharmacy management experience required. Experience in budget management, pro-forma development and financial monitoring at a multi-site, multi-discipline operation preferred.

Must maintain any certification or licensure in state(s) of practice and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges.

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) approved residency and membership in a professional healthcare management organization, such as American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) preferred.


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, and a generous time off package to maintain a healthy home-work balance. For more information about Total Rewards, visit .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Req Number: R-0178775
Job Function: Leadership
Featured: No