Hoffman Promoted as New Clara Barton Hospital Pharmacy Director
August 8, 2018
Clara Barton Hospital is pleased to announce that Amanda (Mandy) Hoffman, PharmD has been promoted to the position of Director of Pharmacy. Hoffman has been a Pharmacist since 2012 and has been an employee with Clara Barton Hospital for 6 years.
Hoffman grew up in Olpe, Kansas. She attended the University of Saint Mary where she completed a Bachelor of Science in Biology and received her PharmD from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy in 2012. After graduating from the pharmacy program, Hoffman moved to Central Kansas with her husband Eric, who is originally from the Hoisington area. Prior to working full-time at Clara Barton Hospital, Hoffman worked in both the hospital and retail pharmacy setting and also covered for the Clara Barton Hospital Pharmacy on a PRN-basis.
Hoffman began working full-time at Clara Barton Hospital in October of 2016 when she was hired with the intent to take over for former Pharmacy Director, Celeste Meitner, after her retirement. In June, Meitner transitioned to partial-retirement and Hoffman was promoted to Director of Pharmacy.
Hoffman and her husband Eric live in Great Bend, KS and have two daughters Macy (5) and Lexan (2). In her spare time Hoffman enjoys spending time with her family, playing the piano, and helping her husband on the farm.
“Mandy came to us with a remarkable set of skills and experience and has been a wonderful addition to our pharmacy department,” said Jim Blackwell, Clara Barton Hospital President/CEO. “We are honored to have Mandy transition to this new role and applaud her on this new phase in her career.”