Jim Vieira serves as Director, Clinical Consulting and Operations for the Innovative Delivery Solutions segment of Cardinal Health. Joining Cardinal Health in 1999, Jim served as a Clinical Manager at a 200 bed acute care facility with a specialty in critical care. Jim brings his experience of 30 years working in various staff, clinical, and administrative positions to our client hospitals.
As Clinical Director, his responsibilities include:
- Clinical pharmacy program development for all acute care hospitals at client hospitals.
- Identify clinical initiatives, both quality and financial, and needed resources to achieve goals and provide measurable results for client hospitals
- Support clinical programs and the professional development for clinical managers and clinical staff pharmacists at client hospitals. Including the training and mentorship for system clinical managers and clinical managers.
He has worked successfully with hospitals with varied levels of resources ranging from small critical access hospitals to large teaching medical centers covering geography across the continental United States and Puerto Rico.
Jim is a member of ACCP and ASHP. He has been recognized by Cardinal Health as Clinical Manager of the Year and for his Leadership Development and Team Building skills. Jim is active in educating future pharmacists and has been a recipient of the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Preceptor of the Year award.
Jim earned a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Idaho State University.