Nathan Hanson, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS
Division Director of Pharmacy Operations — Mid-America Division
Health Trust Supply Chain
Nathan Hanson, PharmD, MS, BCPS, is the Division Director of Pharmacy Operations for the HealthTrust Purchasing Group. In this role, Hanson serves the HCA MidAmerica Division in the areas of controlled substance management, sterile compounding, Joint Commission readiness, pharmacy distribution, and leadership development. He is leading the USP 800 readiness efforts for the division, and he co-authored the USP 800 guidance document that is the pattern for policies, procedures, and job aids at 185 HCA hospitals.
He is actively involved with the ASHP Section of Pharmacy Practice Managers and the MSHP Public Policy Committee, and he serves on the Missouri Board of Pharmacy Hospital Advisory Committee.
Hanson holds a Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from Drake University, and a Master’s degree in pharmacy administration from the University of Kansas. He completed his Health System Pharmacy Administration PGY1/PGY2 residency at KU Medical Center and is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist.