Mark Stever

Work History

Work History
Jul 2007 - Present

Pharmaceutical Services Manager

Franciscan Health System

Responsible for daily operations of the pharmacy

Supervise, evaluate and hire 30 employees, pharmacists and technicians

Chairman of the Pharmacy/Nursing Committee

Financial Management

Implementation of strategic plans and objectives

Catholic Health Initiative(CHI) and Franciscan Health System(FHS) Committees and Teams

Member of Catholic Health Initiatives national team to analyze and develop processes for the use of Smart    Pump technologies for the 70 hospital system

Member of P&T, Patient Safety, Disaster, and Medication Safety Committees.

Member of Catholic Health Initiatives national development team for Pain Management Evidence Based Practices.

Member of Franciscan Health System Evidence Based Practice Steering Committee

Sep 2002 - Jul 2007

Pharmacy Operations Manager/Interim Director

Providence St Peter Hospital

Responsible for daily operations of the pharmacy

Supervised, evaluated and hire 50 employees, pharmacists and technicians

Chairman of the Pharmacy/Nursing Committee

Project leader for installing Pyxis med stations and Pyxis Anesthesia carts in the hospital

Project leader for pharmacy remodel

Project leader for MedDirect scanning system

Interim Director of Pharmacy March 2006 - December 2006

Apr 2000 - Sep 2002

Director of Pharmacy

St Elizabeth Health Services

Managed all pharmacy activities for 36 bed hospital and 70 bed nursing home

Supervised three pharmacist and three pharmacy technicians

Member of P&T, Patient Safety, Quality Council, Medical Staff QI, Infection Control, and Pain Management committees.

Clinical team leader for installing new computer system for the hospital (Meditech)

Project leader for installing Pyxis med stations in the hospital

Led department in change and build of new computer system

Facilitator for other department's process improvement  projects

Responsible for developing and managing department budget

Meet quarterly with other regional CHI pharmacy directors and yearly with all national CHI pharmacy directors to discuss and develop therapeutic initiatives and best practices standards.

Education

Education
May 2009 - Present

MBA in Healthcare Management

Western Govenors University
Sep 1984 - Jun 1991

Bachelor of Science

University of Washington

Summary

  •   20 years experience as a hospital pharmacist
  •   8 years as hospital Pharmacy Operations Manager in large hospital systems
  •   3 years as hospital Director of Pharmacy

  Specific skill and experience in the following:

  •   Conflict resolution and facilitation
  •   Effective communication
  •   Financial Management
  •   Strategic Planning
  •   Program development and implementation
  •   Productivity management
  •   Automation experience

Honors and Awards

CHI National Pharmacy Program Award for Practice Excellence - 2009

Providence St Peter Hospital Top Ten Achievement Award (Pyxis Profile Implementation) - 2004

CHI National Pharmacy Program Award For Practice Excellence - 2001

Pharmacy department received hospital Award of Excellence for insight and teamwork in regards to Patient Safety - 2001

Training

FHS Leadership Academy - 2009

Providence Leadership Academy - 2005

Facilitator Training - 2001

Professional Affliliatons

Member, American Society of Health-System Pharmacist

Member, Washington State Pharmacy Association