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Pharmacy Manager

Bala Cynwyd, PA
min $55.00/hr
December 31, 2018

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Jeffrey A. Klein

*** ***** ******, **** ******, PA 19004

610-***-**** (c)

Professional Experience


Jakes Kosher Smoked Meat

April 1, 2015 - September 15, 2018

• Responsible for all phases of operation for wholesale sale of smoked meats products through direct sales and special events including customer relations, inventory management, billing accounts management, plant systems. Medication Therapy Management

Consultant, Experience TR/Pharm MD

August 18, 2012 - March 15, 2015

• Helped to determine if patient was on best medication to treat medical conditions.

• Verified patient was using medication correctly to reach desired results.

• Helped to identify patient medication that could be discontinued or changed to achieve cost savings.

Clinical Research Pharmacist

Investigational Drug Services (University of Pennsylvania) October 1, 2011 - May 12, 2012

• Prepared and dispensed research medications according to research protocols assuring that patients received the correct medications in the correct doses.

• Maintained and updated the records involved with dispensing investigational drugs.

• Involved in education of patients, physicians and members of study teams about the medication and its property use.

Prior Authorization Pharmacist

Keystone Mercy (Perform RX)

January 15, 2011 - October 1, 2011

• Consistently exceeded claim adjudication levels.

• Accurately reviewed, responded to and resolved prior authorization requests while delivering excellent service to both internal and external customers.

• Met clinical and regulatory requirements and provided quality pharmaceutical care to plan members.

Pharmacy Manager

Rite Aid Pharmacy

January 3, 2007 - June 15, 2010

• Increased Rx business and sales through outstanding customer service built on ability to listen and communicate with all types of individuals.

• Maintained top three generic utilization at all locales worked.

• Honed skills to maintain low inventories with minimal owes.

• Consistently performed above expectations with regard to cost and process control (gm%, payroll, shrink, etc.).

• Known for strong organizational and operational skills. Professional Experience, cont.

National Account Manager

DuPont-Merck Pharmeceutical Company

May 15, 1990 - November 30, 1992

• Set pricing and maintained profit margins while increasing customer base.

• Partnered with managed care facilities, large chain drug stores, and hospital purchasing groups which represented one-third of all hospital beds in the country to increase profits and set pricing.

• Created and implemented annual and monthly business plans; researched new business opportunities; aided the field sales force through pricing approvals and on-site sales training.

Hospital Pharmicist

Episcopal Hospitals

V.A. Lakeside Medical Center May 20, 1991 - November 1, 1992

• Compounded and dispensed all in-patient requisitions, all employee and staff prescriptions, all clinic and specialty prescriptions.

• Supervised adequate labeling of all medications dispensed from pharmacy.

• Dispensed, stored and documented the distribution of all controlled drugs.

• Supervised and maintained records of all pharmacy transactions.

• Supervised all activities of pharmacy personnel.

• Collaborated for in-service teaching and research programs of the hospital.

• Provided drug information services.

• Made periodic nursing unit floor inspections.

May 1, 1993 - May 1, 1994

Premeir Hospitals Alliance

Director of Alternate-Site Group Purchasing January 10, 1987 - December 30, 1989

• Created and developed new opportunities and programs for alternate sites including mail-order pharmacy, home healthcare, physician dispensing and other managed care related programs.

• Responsible for the direction, supervision, and performance of program.

• Developed a wholesaler program and committed pharmacy program.

• Prepared mandated yearly objectives for both personal performance and performance of the pharmacy program.

Director of Pharmacy Program March 30, 1986 - December 20, 1988 Pharmacy Manager

Acme Pharmacy

April 1, 1994 - December 30, 2006

• Facilitated buyout of independent pharmacy at an incredible 80% retention rate in a very difficult patient environment.

• Maintained top three generic utilization at all locales worked.

• Honed skills to maintain low inventories with minimal owes.

• Consistently maintained a friendly work environment where customer base and staff were content and looked forward to communication and positive work flow.

• Known for strong organizational and operational skills. Director of Pharmacy Services

Hospital Central Services, Inc.

June 10, 1984 - March 20, 1986

• Coordinated all aspects of operations for the pharmacy department.

• Routinely networked with wholesalers, hospitals, pharmacy directors and pharmaceutical industry representatives.

• Conducted pharmacy committee and general membership meetings.

• Responsible for marketing and sale of pharmacy program, design and implementation of new programs, guidance and training of all pharmacy service staff, contract negotiations, contract management of pharmaceutical products, and presentation of fiscal budget.

Professional Experience, cont.

References available upon request.


• NextGen Pharmacy System

• ARx Pharmacy System

• Microsoft Office.

• Internet research

• Google Docs

• Interviewing and Performance Management


Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

BA: General Studies

Double minor: English & Biology

Graduated: May 1974

Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

BS: Pharmacy

Graduated: May 1978

Licenses and Certifications

Pharmacy License, State of Pennsylvania Active and In Good Standing Pharmacy License, State of New Jersey Inactive and In Good Standing Pharmacy License, State of New Illinois Inactive and In Good Standing Vaccination Certification (Rite Aid, 2010) Expired CPR Certification (Rite Aid, 2010) Expired

• Developed and maintained relationship with pharmaceutical suppliers to insure effective communications, competitively advantageous pricing and timely payment of administrative fees.

• Planned, organized and supervised the annual bid process, including development of the yearly schedule, bid format, analysis and awards. Premeir Hospitals Alliance

Director of Pharmacy Program, cont.

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