he specialist provides technical support for pharmacy systems as well as assists in developing and implementing maximization strategies for pharmacy related medication management automation/technologies. The specialist assists with Integration of new technology with existing systems. The specialist works to Develop, generate, and maintain a reporting system and reports to support the pharmacy in meeting customer needs and regulatory requirements (i.e. effective information management system). The specialist will set up and maintain configuration of Pyxis cabinets, and will maintain the Pyxis user database, systems to ensure best practices, coordinate training and ongoing competencies of Pyxis and other automation/technology, etc. The specialist will work closely with the director of pharmacy and other members of the management team to develop and support aggregate data feedback to end users of pharmacy technology to drive best practices as it relates to safe medication management. The specialist may be required to fill-in as a pharmacist when operational need dictates
Registered Pharmacist in the state of NJ in good standing. Experience leading projects and/or using Lean tools in healthcare settings is desired. At least 5 years of hospital pharmacy experience as a Pharmacist desired Working knowledge of public health matters. Familiarly with Federal and State laws regulating professional and hospital practice of pharmacy. Understands the role of hospital pharmacy within the hospital and its interrelationships with other departments and functions. The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills (both written and verbal). The position requires skillful use of excel type spreadsheets (for heavy data manipulation) and data display as well as word processing skills.