Job Vacancy:

Clinical Informatics Pharmacist

Position: Full Time
Job Code: 12644
Employer: Latrobe Regional Hospital
Closing application date: 14/01/2020

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced hospital pharmacist to join LRH and GHA in a full time capacity as the Clinical Informatics Pharmacist (Grade 3). However, a job share arrangement can be considered for this position.

Reporting to the Pharmacy Manager at LRH, the successful applicant will be expected to:

Provide governance and clinical support for clinical applications applicable across the Gippsland Health Alliance and at Latrobe Regional Hospital. These include the oncology logistical software, CHARM, medication library for the IV infusion smart pumps (Guardrails) and electronic medical record.

To be successful, we would expect the applicants to possess the following:

  • Signifant hospital pharmacist experience
  • Well developed written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
  • Able to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Customer focus
  • Registered as a pharmacist with AHPRA.
  • Pharmacy oncology experience.
  • Familiarity with clinical applications.
  • Possess a valid Victorian driver’s license.

Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is the major provider of specialist health services in the Gippsland region, east of Melbourne. Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency and intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.

LRH has a number of outstanding facilities following a recent expansion. These include a cardiac catheterisation laboratory, large Emergency Department, endoscopy suites and modern and contemporary inpatient units. These complement extensive Allied Health amenities including a gym and pool.

LRH is the regional provider of mental health services in Gippsland. LRH Mental Health Service operates an integrated specialist mental health program across the region and provides inpatient and community mental health care for adults, children and young people and older persons.

Gippsland Health Alliance (GHA) is the consortium of publicly funded health services in the Gippsland region with the aim to provide a coordinated and collaborated services.

Gippsland provides a fantastic regional lifestyle with easy access to Melbourne.

For further information about this position, please contact Kenneth Ch’ng on telephone (03) 51738073.

Applicants will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check.

Latrobe Regional Hospital is a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. LRH values our community’s diversity. We are committed to providing an inclusive, welcoming and safe service and workplace for everyone who engages with our organisation regardless of race, culture, religion, sexuality, gender identity, age or ability.

LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8831.

Selection Criteria:

Essential: Oncology Pharmacy experience
Desirable: Familiarity with CHARM, smart infusion pumps and other electronic clinical applications
Desirable: Post graduate qualification in a relevant field
Desirable: Excellent communication skills
Essential: Posses a valid Victorian diver’s licence

How to Apply

Via this website
Download this position description and apply directly:
Further Information: Kenneth Ch'ng (03) 51738073