John Theobald, PharmD
Group Director, Pharmacy Operations
Dr. John Theobald, Pharm D. is Group Director, Pharmacy Operations at Lifepoint Health. He is a graduate of South Dakota State University College of Pharmacy, where he received his Bachelor’s and 2-year post Doctorate of Pharmacy degrees. He has over 33 years of extensive clinical and operational pharmacy practice experience in acute care medicine. Prior to his current position, Dr. Theobald was VP/AVP of Pharmacy Services at HealthTrust and the Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services at Consorta.
As Group Director of Pharmacy Operations for Lifepoint Health, Dr. Theobald provides oversight and direction for all sourcing engagements including but not limited to managing the relationship with the Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) through the Pharmacy Advisory Board and Clin/Ops Board, pharmaceutical suppliers and wholesalers, third party partnerships, and the pharmacy operations team. He also provides oversight in driving pharmaceutical savings initiatives, sourcing engagements, standardized formulary management and regulatory adherence.