UPMC Corporate Services is hiring a full-time Pharmacist, Information Technologist to help support the Acceleration Cerner Initiative Department for its UPMC Melwood location. The Pharmacist, Information Technologist position will develop a system requirements, build and maintain applications/systems, and support Pharmacy's goals and business plan through automation and information. This position will work standard business hours Monday through Friday.
-Evaluate and document Pharmacy/UPMC needs both operational and financial which includes current process analysis and proposals for revisions to optimize business.
-Design and document system functional requirements for use in such deliverables as Request for Proposals, customization, scope documents.
-Work with outside departments and vendors to evaluate, develop and implement solutions.
-Assure quality of information through testing.
-Provide ongoing troubleshooting, support, and maintenance of production applications which includes 24/7 on call coverage.
-Review and maintain formularies as required.
-Support pharmacist and supportive personnel educational development.
-Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited school of pharmacy.
-Three years of hospital pharmacy experience.
-Previous experience with pharmacy informatics procedures and pharmacy information systems/applications is preferred.
-Ability to effectively communicate.
-A pharmacist background is preferred.
-Previous Cerner Millennium experience is preferred.
-Previous pharmacy informatics experience is preferred.
UPMC is an equal opportunity employer.
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