Corporate Pharmacy Division

Purpose Statement

The purpose of the Corporate Pharmacy Division is to provide leadership and direction for the strategic, operational, clinical, research, financial, marketing and administrative functions associated with pharmacy services across the enterprise.

Mission Statement

To design and implement strategies to harmonize current and future Pharmacy services for optimal value, quality, efficiency, safety and effectiveness across the Pharmacy Enterprise.

Who We Are

The Corporate Pharmacy Division is a team of individuals with expertise in pharmacy: administration, clinical practice, value based purchasing, the 340B federal pricing program, system integration, clinical decision support, ambulatory practice, cost controls, revenue optimization, strategic planning and data analytics. The team is led by the health system’s Chief Pharmacy Officer. The team consists of a Vice President of Integrated Pharmacy Services, Director of Pharmacy Systems Integration, Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services, Director of Pharmacy Operations, Assistant Director of Clinical Services, 340B Drug Price Program Manager and two analyst and audit specialists, Senior Pharmacy Reimbursement Specialist, Pharmacy Billing, Denials, and Appeals Specialist and Pharmacy Data Analyst.

How We Accomplish Our Mission

  • 340B Program Oversight
  • Centralized value based purchasing
  • Clinical Decision Support
  • Enterprise-wide strategic planning
  • Enterprise-wide analytic reports
  • Formulary and protocol standardization
  • Medication supply chain stabilization
  • Multiple advocacy platforms
  • Pharmaceutical industry conduit
  • Revenue optimization
  • Systems integration

Indu Lew, PharmD
Senior Vice President and Chief Pharmacy Officer

Robert Pellechio, RPh, MPA
Corporate Vice President of Integrated Pharmacy Services

Doug DeStefano, PharmD
Corporate Director of Pharmacy Operations

Ellen Secaras, MBA, RPh
Corporate Director of Pharmacy Systems Integration

Jennifer Sternbach, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP
Corporate Director of Clinical Services

Angelina Bayruns, CPhT
340B Analyst

Jessica Hill, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP
Assistant Director of Clinical Services

Tammy Kupper, CPhT
340B Analyst

Bryan McCormick, CPhT, MBA
Corporate Director 340B Program

Berna Sweeney, CPhT
Senior Reimbursement Specialist

Rahul Nakrani, MBA, MS
Clinical Financial Analyst