Pharmacy Informatics Coordinator at CareerBuilder

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Location: Boston, Massachusetts





Job Description:


  • Responsible for all IT processes and systems in the department. This includes monitoring systems for functionality, optimizing systems for safety and efficiencies, and fixing/triaging problems as they arise.

  • Maintains competencies in EPIC, Omnicell, and other IT systems implemented in the department.

  • Performs and prioritizes duties as assigned by the Director or Assistant Director of Pharmacy Services

  • Coordinates daily workload to coincide with needs of the department.

  • Functions as the primary contact for all IT related concerns, on both internal and external issues.

  • Primary go-to person with all pharmacy department informatics issues and problems. Some examples include: Electronic Health Record (EHR) issues, Automated Dispensing Machine (ADM) concerns, and EHR report or data extraction

  • Responsible for planning, development, training, implementation and maintenance of informatics systems within the pharmacy department and in coordination with other clinical departments as it relates to medication management and use

  • Provide technical support to other programs requiring informatics assistance (i.e. 340b, Antibiotic Stewardship, etc...)

  • Monitors controlled substance usage and documentation using reports from both EHR and ADM to ensure compliance with regulation

  • Accepts and completes in a timely manner all special projects or committee assignments as given by the Director or Assistant Director of Pharmacy Services.

  • Project Management and implementation of any Epic, Omnicell and other IT system upgrades or changes

Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital is a 171- bed non-profit, community teaching hospital located in Jamaica Plain directly across the street from the Arnold Arboretum. Founded in 1900, Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital has a long history of meeting the health care needs of our patients by offering comprehensive care in a wide variety of specialties. At Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital, our world revolves around our patients and their families, which is why we've been nationally recognized for our best practices in patient care, safety measures and surgical outcomes. If you're looking for more than a career, join Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital. Our patients call it better care. Our employees call it home.



Qualifications


  • Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree from an approved school of Pharmacy

  • Current Registration as a Pharmacist in the State of Massachusetts and has no disciplinary actions taken

  • Achieves mandatory annual continuing education credits

  • Epic Certification Preferred

  • Leadership qualities, project management skills, and a commitment to all C.A.R.E. Standards

  • Must be able to understand and clearly communicate with all areas of health care personnel

  • Presentation skills required for effective delivery of information to all health care personnel

  • Must have a strong understanding of pharmacy practice, medication safety and informatics to effectively improve patient outcomes and increase safety and efficacy

  • Knowledge of clinical information systems, interdepartmental processes, drug information, and computer skills are required

  • Must maintain sufficient pharmaceutical knowledge for the safe and effective distribution of medications.






EEO Statement

Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an employee's protected status, such as age, race, sex, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation.

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