Inpatient Pharmacy Informatics Specialist

  • Job Reference: 619438573-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Clinical Management Consultants
  • Location: Sonoma, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

This best-in-class hospital in Northern California is actively interviewing experienced Inpatient Hospital Pharmacist to fill an Pharmacy Informatics Specialist role. Join this progressive medical center, and work closely with a dedicated and tenured team of inpatient pharmacists across multiple facilities.

The Pharmacy Informatics Specialist will join an outstanding health system in California Wine Country that's served the region for well over 50 years. Offering a full range of inpatient acute services and outpatient / ambulatory care, this non-profit health system has earned a fantastic reputation in the region for superior patient experience and as one of the best places to work in California. The Pharmacy Informatics Specialist will join a progressive hospital in this system which exemplifies the excellence and achievement that is core to the system's mission and vision.

Reporting to the Market Director of Pharmacy, the Pharmacy Informatics Specialist will play an integral role in the Clinical and Administrative Operations across multiple hospitals and a large region of Northern California. Though this person won't have any direct reports, they'll work closely with two Pharmacist Supervisors and three Pharmacy Department Leads in addition to a tenured team of Pharmacy Techs, many of whom are PharmD prepared with PGY1 and/or PGY2 residencies, who work on the front lines of clinical pharmacy care.

The Inpatient Pharmacy Informatics Specialist will support Administrative and Clinical Pharmacy Operations at two Acute Care Medical Centers totaling around 300-beds. The Pharmacy Departments in these facilities are exceptionally outfitted with fully integrated cutting-edge information systems which are fully help with ordering inventory, improving patient safety, drug usage reporting, and cost tracking.

Working as a key member of the Clinical Operations Pharmacy team, the Inpatient Pharmacy Informatics Specialist will lead processes to protect patients and advance the mission of the department. This person will spearhead medication and drug therapy programs for dosages, interactions, allergies, and appropriate indicators, building processes and procedures along the way. In addition to the Program Management aspects of this role, the Pharmacy Specialist will also work with physicians, nurses, and other pharmacists to provide education and guidance for a wide range of clinical situations. Someone with the appropriate clinical experience for a role like this usually has 5+ years of Clinical Pharmacist Educator experience or comes from a PGY1 or PGY2 residency program specializing in Inpatient Pharmacy and / or Informatics.

California's Wine Country is well known for its beauty, its culture, and its weather. Hundreds of wineries and some of the nation's top restaurants call to you from around every corner. Thousands of acres of National and State Forests, the rocky California Coast, the San Francisco Bay Area, and the rich history that follows can all be found just a short drive away. The Inpatient Pharmacy Informatics Specialist will also find a stellar quality of life, some of the nation's best schools, and Mediterranean weather that just can't be beat.

The Pharmacy Informatics Specialist will play a crucial role in the clinical and administrative operations of this hospital. You'll support the health and well-being of the region, and you'll support the mission of this Medical Center. You, in turn, will be supported by a strong and tenured executive leadership team, a competitive compensation package, and a generous benefits structure.