Pharmacy Clinical Informatics Analyst

Alfred Health
Published
May 13, 2022
Location
55 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Australia
Job Type
State or territory
Vic

Description

  • Job no: 51104
  • Category: Allied Health and Medical Science, Pharmacy

Alfred Health
Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community-based services.

 

Pharmacy Clinical Informatics Analyst (Pharmacy Digital Health)

  • Full-Time - 80 hours per fortnight plus ADO
  • Fixed Term (2 years)
  • Classification - HS4 Victorian Public Health Sector (Health and Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Workers)
  • Alfred Hospital location
  • Staff benefits

THE DEPARTMENT
The Pharmacy Department works closely with patients, their family and other health services to provide excellent service in the area of medication. Our departments' priorities are to provide information on medication safety, cost-effective use of medication for patients and deliver specialised pharmacy expertise at important points of a patient's recovery or treatment process. The Pharmacy Department at Alfred Health provides a dynamic and innovative clinical pharmacy service to ensure Alfred Health patients receive the best pharmacy care possible. Further information is available at https://www.alfredhealth.org.au/services/pharmacy-at-alfred-health

THE ROLE
Alfred Health is currently seeking a Business Analyst with experience in the healthcare setting for the role of Pharmacy Clinical Informatics Analyst.
In this role, you will be expected to support the Pharmacy Clinical informatics team to help deliver the clinical informatics strategy within Alfred Health. This will involve maintaining, supporting and implementing pharmacy clinical information systems (e.g. Cerner, Omnicell, i.Pharmacy) that have a direct impact on medication management processes at Alfred Health. You will also contribute to the CERNER Oncology project - which focuses on the digitalising our Haematology and Oncology services into Alfred Health’s Cerner Electronic Medication Record (EMR)
This position is a rare opportunity to work with an exciting and motivated team and will provide plenty of opportunities for project management, developing reporting capabilities and professional development.

YOUR SKILLS

  • Ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to demonstrate decision making skills
  • Ability to communicate in spoken and written English
  • Ability to extract and present information from clinical information systems

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • A tertiary degree and /or professional qualification(s) in Computer Science, Information Systems, Health Informatics or IT / healthcare-related experience is highly desirable
  • A background of at least 12 months in health informatics is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of and experience with Cerner EMR or equivalent EMR implementations and systems is highly desirable

BENEFITS

As an Alfred Health employee, you will be a part of a dynamic team that works in one of Australia's leading clinical pharmacies.

  • Salary packaging
  • Discount health insurance
  • Onsite gym
  • Car parking
  • Child Care

If this opportunity sounds like it is for you, click the APPLY button, including your resume and cover letter.

For a confidential discussion please contact Caylen Duncan (Lead Pharmacist - Pharmacy Digital Health) on caylen.duncan@alfred.org.au or Jarrod Donovan (Technical Lead - Pharmacy Digital Health) on ja.donovan@alfred.org.au 

Applications must be submitted electronically via the Alfred Health website - applications forwarded to the contact email address will not be considered.

Applications close on Tuesday, 31 May at midnight

 

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.
In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status.

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