FirstHealth of the Carolinas is seeking an engaging, proactive pharmacist to collaborate with pharmacy staff, internal and external customers to support and optimize pharmacy systems. FirstHealth Moore Regional operates state of the art technology for the preparation, distribution and dispensing of medications within the organization. The Clinical Informatics Pharmacist is an active member of the pharmacy team who oversees, develops and coordinates activities to improve the utilization and optimization of technologies employed in the medication use process. Additionally, the successful candidate will provide oversight and support for processes related to revenue integrity and validation.
Position responsibilities include:
Coordinate with pharmacy management team to strategically align information system utilization and deployment with departmental and organizational goals
Coordinate with pharmacy, nursing and provider stakeholders to maintain, develop and review order sets within the EMR
Reviewing technology utilization reports to identify optimization opportunities
Review revenue and billing reports to ensure appropriate and timely billing
Maintenance of key system databases and operational use of centralized pharmacy automation, automated dispensing cabinets, intravenous infusion pumps, and IV workflow management software
Providing education regarding system use for applicable updates/upgrades
The Clinical Informatics Pharmacist must be comfortable operating in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a positive attitude and professional demeanor.
The candidate must be a graduate of an accredited school of Pharmacy and currently licensed (or eligible for licensure) by the North Carolina Board of Pharmacy. Must acquire sufficient continuing education credits to fulfill state requirements for maintenance of license. Completion of an ASHP-accredited post-graduate residency program plus additional experience/expertise in pharmacy systems and medication-related revenue cycle highly preferred. Epic experience highly preferred.
FirstHealth of the Carolinas, a private, not-for-profit health care network, is headquartered in Pinehurst, NC. Its 5,300 employees serve 15 counties in the mid-Carolinas. Licensed for four hospitals with 610 beds, FirstHealth demonstrates a commitment to treating the whole patient and to providing quality health care for the entire community – especially those in need.
FirstHealth’s organizational culture is guided by its Core Purpose and Core Values and is committed to patient safety, quality and performance excellence.
Core Purpose: To Care for People
Values: FIRST – Focus on quality and excellence, Integrity, Respect for the individual, Service to others and Teamwork.