The Pharmacy Informaticist demonstrates passion and enthusiasm for pharmacy informatics, supporting the Health Informatics Department vision and strategic goals of CHRISTUS Health. With a specialized focus on pharmacy and medication management throughout the continuum of care, the Pharmacy Informaticist is responsible for assisting in the operation and administration of clinical information systems, collaborating with clinical associates to enhance their workflow methodology and tools. Maintains a patient-centric and end-user centric focus when contributing to the system; analysis, testing, documentation, education, implementation and support activities to enhance technology adoption and efficiencies to improve patient safety.
Bachelors of Science in Pharmacy or Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)
ASHP accredited residency preferred
Extensive MS Office Skills required
Excellent project management and communication skills, both verbal and written
Three years clinical experience
Three years experience in pharmacy informatics (pharmacy workflow, automation, and pharmacy related clinical applications experience)
Advance knowledge of Microsoft Office products, knowledge of Meditech required
Strong knowledge of clinical information systems, data management and administration
Knowledge of hospital practices and procedures as well as laws, regulation and guidelines pertaining to practice standards and regulatory requirements with a focus in pharmacy/medication management
Excellent verbal and written skills, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently as a member of a team
Current license to practice pharmacy
Clinical informatics certification or 3 - 5 years experience in pharmacy informatics
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.