The University of Mississippi Medical Center is seeking a full time Clinical Informatics Pharmacist to support its missions of academics, healthcare, and research.
The Clinical Informatics Pharmacist will provide clinical leadership on complex implementation projects. Act as an advisor to functional areas looking to employ software to meet mission critical objectives and optimize care delivery processes. The CI Pharmacist specializes in the medication process, from ordering to administration and billing, and is responsible for effective process design and development, and implementation of the relative aspects of the electronic medical record and clinical decision support. This role will support the clinical application teams, physicians, pharmacists, nurses and other clinicians. The CI Pharmacist will work closely with pharmacy leadership and other epic team members up to and including the CMIO to clarify and prioritize requests, design workflows and execute change while furthering adoption of best practices with the enterprise health information system, Epic.
Pharm D or RPH from an accredited school of pharmacy and at least 2 (two) years of experience in pharmacy and computer applications of pharmacy practice, to include implementation and/or development of new computer systems, providing staff education and oversight of information systems, clinical pharmacy, project management and patient safety experience. Experience may not substitute for education.
Preferred: PGY 2 pharmacy residency in informatics. Experience with Epic electronic health record.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of computer systems, equipment, and applications.
Knowledge of medical informatics.
Knowledge of trends/developments in area of expertise.
Ability to evaluate and interpret end user requirements and to develop appropriate systems and/or applications solutions.
Ability to plan, design, coordinate implementation, train, test, and modify complex systems and subsystems.
Ability to train, supervise and motivate employees in a matrix environment.
Presentation skills, proven effective communication skills.
For more information, please contact Talent Acquisition at 601.496.UMMC (8662) or at email@example.com
The University of Mississippi Medical Center is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Title VI/Title VII/Title IX/504/ADA/ADEA employer. The University of Mississippi Medical Center provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The Medical Center complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.
The University of Mississippi Medical Center, located in Jackson, is the state's only academic health science center. UMMC includes six health science schools: medicine, nursing, dentistry, health related professions, graduate studies and pharmacy. Enrollment in all programs is more than 3,000 students.
The Medical Center's missions are to improve the lives of Mississippians by educating tomor...row's health-care professionals, by conducting health sciences research, and by providing cutting-edge patient care. A major goal of the Medical Center is the elimination of differences in health status of Mississippians based on race, geography, income or social status.
With more than 10,000 full- and part-time employees, UMMC is one of the largest employers in Mississippi. The Medical Center's $1.6 billion annual budget - approximately one-tenth from state appropriations - represents 10 percent of the Jackson metro area economy and 2 percent of the state economy.