James R. Rinehart

James R. Rinehart, R.Ph., M.S., FASHP, is a health-system pharmacy management specialist and a consultant with medication system management and medication safety and is Principal of Winovation Associates LLC. He received his bachelor's of science and master's of science pharmacy degrees from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. He completed an administrative residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. His practice experience includes academic medical centers; nonacademic medical centers; specialty hospitals; and long-term-care pharmacy practice in administrative, medication safety and clinical roles. He is an ASHP Fellow.
Mr. Rinehart is a member of the clinical advisory board of the Institute for Safe Medication Practice’s Medication Safety Alert Newsletter, Acute Care Edition. He is a past chair of the ASHP Section of Pharmacy Practice Managers. He previously chaired the ASHP Section Advisory Group on Workload and Productivity Monitoring, served as a member of the ASHP Council on Professional Affairs, and served as a member of the ASHP House of Delegates. Mr. Rinehart is a past member of the Nebraska Pharmacists Association (NPA) Board of Directors.  He is also a past chair of the NPA Education Committee. In 2003 he received the NPA Health-System Pharmacist of the Year Award. He is the 2011 recipient of the University of Wisconsin Pharmacy Alumni Association Alumnus of the Year Award. Mr. Rinehart has presented and published in a variety of areas of health-system pharmacy practice nationally and internationally.