The role of the Informatics Pharmacist is to promote the safe, effective, timely, and optimal use of medications by providing support for pharmacy technology systems including but not limited to: Electronic Health Record- EPIC, automated dispensing cabinets- Pyxis, narcotic diversion software- RxAuditor, inventory management system- IMS, automated pharmacy dispensing system/carousel- Boxpicker, emergency tray management- TraySafe, 340B split billing software- Macrohelix, ambulatory pharmacy systems- EPIC Willow Ambulatory, ParataMax. The Informatics Pharmacist will manage pharmacy system formularies and serve as backup for drug library updates and maintenance. This position is responsible for providing professional consultative oversight for the maintenance, upgrading, evaluation, and implementation of pharmacy software systems and associated pharmacy automation systems and for maintaining a personal competency with the systems. This pharmacist should have extensive knowledge of inpatient and outpatient pharmacy operations and understand the use of pharmacy automation to streamline workflow and accuracy. This individual will work independently and use a considerable amount of innovation in problem solving. The Informatics Pharmacist will work collaboratively with pharmacy Automation and Informatics Team, pharmacy management, specialists, and staff as well as with IT analysts to implement, maintain, and optimize pharmacy systems. Flexibility to work different shifts for special projects and commuting to offsite facilities as needed.
In addition to the salary range listed below, we offer a wealth of benefits to make working at UCI even more rewarding. These benefits may include medical insurance, sick and vacation time, retirement savings plans, and access to a number of discounts and perks. Please utilize the links listed here to learn more about our:
Annual RateMinimum$169,002.72 Midpoint$185,497.92 Maximum $201,972.24
Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
Completion of a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited School of Pharmacy.
Licensed Pharmacist in good standing with the California Board of Pharmacy
Completion of PGY1 Pharmacy residency or comparable inpatient pharmacy experience
Experience with pharmacy technology system implementation (design, specifications, build, test, train, support, maintain)
Two years of experience as a license pharmacist in a hospital pharmacy or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Strong trouble-shooting ability, pro-active with a positive attitude
Completion of Pharmacy Informatics Residency
Demonstrated ability to lead project implementations, project management, leadership skills, analytical and organizational skills, ability to analyze the functionality of systems, and ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Conditions of Employment:
The University of California, Irvine (UCI) seeks to provide a safe and healthy environment for the entire UCI community. As part of this commitment, all applicants who accept an offer of employment must comply with the following conditions of employment:
Background Check and Live Scan
Legal Right to Work in the United States
Smoking and Tobacco Policy
Drug Free Environment
The following additional conditions may apply, some of which are dependent upon business unit or job specific requirements.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
We are committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce along with honoring unique experiences, perspectives, and identities. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.
UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact UCI's Employee Experience Center (EEC) at email@example.com or at (949) 824-0500, Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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