Sarah is a member of our Health Care Practice Group. She holds a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and is a registered pharmacist with extensive pharmacy practice experience and a working knowledge of regulatory affairs. She has managed health system pharmacy compliance with Ohio State Board of Pharmacy, DEA, and CMS regulations, the federal 340B Drug Discount Program, USP 797 and FDA Sterile Compounding requirements, and Joint Commission and HFAP Accreditation standards.
Sarah has a strong working knowledge of specialty pharmacy, managed care and pharmacy benefits management, HIPAA and healthcare information security, and trade association industry relations, as well as work experience in the retail, hospital, and long term care pharmacy practice settings.
Prior to joining Dinsmore, Sarah managed regulatory compliance and industry and government relations for a healthcare technology company and before that she coordinated regulatory compliance operations for the pharmacy services department at a major Ohio health system. She has developed strong relationships with staff, members, and executive leaders of the Ohio State Board of Pharmacy and was a member of its 2015 Rules Review Committee. She has served as an adjunct professor at Ohio Northern University, teaching about the legal and regulatory environment of the pharmaceutical industry.