The Clinical Informatics Pharmacy Specialist is responsible for applying analytical and technical skills in conjunction with project management methodologies to support the design, analysis and implementation of applications that assist providers/clinicians in the delivery of patient care. Functions as a consultative resource to providers/clinicians and departments for clinical information systems technology.
Work with physicians, other health professionals, and information technology staff to produce the best possible health outcomes related to medications prescribed, prepared, and dispensed via the electronic health record. The Clinical Informatics Pharmacy Specialist uses their knowledge of medication safety and pharmacology to design processes that account for a patient's allergies, possible interactions and dose calculations.
Applies knowledge of clinical drug information in the conceptualization, development and implementation of clinical decision support, interactions, compatibility and drug calculation within the electronic health record; provides leadership across our system of care; develops and implements solutions in collaboration with information technology staff, the pharmacy staff and under the general direction of the Clinical Informatics Manager.
~B. S. in Pharmacy or Pharm. D
~3-5 years experience in an ambulatory and/or inpatient setting working with providers, nurses, and other clinical health personnel
~Project leadership experience
~Performance improvement experience
~Electronic Health Record (EHR) utilization
~Wisconsin licensure as a pharmacist (minimum CE credits) or eligibility for licensure
Preferred Qualifications Include:
~Advanced degree in medical informatics, computer science, or clinical discipline such as Nursing, Medical Technology, Pharmacy, etc.
~Epic experience and/or certification(s)
~Residency- Pharmacy informatics
~Experience implementing and maintaining software applications in a healthcare or business setting
~Experience with Smart Pumps and integration to Electronic health care systems
~Experience with Automatic Dispensing systems and packaging systems
~Certification or course work in project management
~ANA certification in Informatics