The pharmacy informatics analyst assists the Assistant Director of Support Services in maintaining and developing technology systems related to pharmacy throughout the Health System. This person helps to maintain current technology systems. They review user needs and assist in implementing appropriate technology and serves as an important project resource. They serve as a resource between Health System departments and the pharmacy departments. Develops procedures related to the use, management and support of pharmacy technology.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES / ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
1. Has working knowledge of State and Federal laws and regulations affecting the practice of pharmacy.
2. Participates in on-call coverage.
3. Serves as a training resource.
4. Participates in performance improvement activities.
5. Serves as a resource for major and minor pharmacy application projects.
6. Develops and implements pharmacy computer system technology consistent with user
requirements and industry standards.
7. Assists with pharmacy vendor system upgrade testing and updates.
8. Administers security access (unit-based cabinet system) per Information Systems and Pharmacy procedures.
9. Assists with Health System dictionary maintenance.
10. Performs data entry for computer applications.
11. Monitors data to ensure system integrity. Reconciles patient data in Connect-Rx and processes interface rejections
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
- Maintains performance, patient and employee satisfaction and financial standards as outlined in the performance evaluation.
- Performs compliance requirements as outlined in the Employee Handbook
- Must adhere to the DCH Behavioral Standards including creating positive relationships with patients/families, coworkers, colleagues and with self.
- Requires use of electronic mail, time and attendance software, learning management software and intranet.
- Must adhere to all DCH Health System policies and procedures.
- All other duties as assigned.
High School diploma or GED required. Bachelor's degree, Associates Degree, and/or technical degree required. A minimum of one year experience in a health care field, preferably clinical, is required. Pharmacy experience and/or pharmacy exposure desired. Personal computer skills with experience in applications (dictionary maintenance), operating system software, and basic understanding of networks required. Typing 15 words per minute required. Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to make formal presentations required. Interpersonal skills and abilities to deal effectively with all levels of personnel are necessary. Must be able to read, write legibly, speak and comprehend English.
Able to stand, walk, reach, sit, crouch and stoop for extended periods of time. Must be able to carry objects weighing 35 pounds. Requires good motor coordination with good manual and finger dexterity for data entry. Ability to travel to all Health System facilities. Physical presence onsite is essential. Hearing and vision must be normal or corrected to within normal range. Able to perform the duties with or without reasonable accommodation.
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