Children's Hospital Boston Controlled Substances Compliance Officer - RN or Pharmacist in Boston, Massachusetts

47842BRTitle:Controlled Substances Compliance Officer - RN or PharmacistDepartment:Patient Services-PharmacyAutoReqId:47842BRStatus:Full Time Standard Hours per Week:40 Shift:DayJob Posting Description:At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Pharmacy Department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.

This Controlled Substances Compliance Officer will be responsible for:

  • Working under the direction of the Chief Pharmacy Officer with a dotted line reporting relationship to the Legal Compliance Director and serving as a key member of the Controlled Substances Compliance Committee.

  • Collaborating in the creation and leadership of the Controlled Substances Compliance Program with the goals of:

  • Maintaining the highest patient care standards

  • Preventing diversion of controlled substances

  • Maintaining legal and regulatory complianceProtecting the health and well-being of BCH employees primarily through BCH policy, quality audits, and staff education.

  • Identifying and conducting drug diversion investigations. Leading complex investigations with the support of interdisciplinary team.

    To qualify, you must be either a Pharmacist or a Nurse with:

  • Pharmacist: Doctorate in Pharmacy Degree

  • For a Nurse: Doctor of Nursing Practice or Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing with Master’s in Public Health, Master’s Degree in Healthcare Informatics or similar advanced degree.

  • A current licensure and registration by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Pharmacy or Nursing.

  • 3 years’ experience as a hospital pharmacist or hospital nurse and experience conducting drug diversion investigation

  • 3 years’ experience performing healthcare related operational, utilization, quality improvement or other quantitative analytical work

  • Knowledge of controlled substance surveillance and management systems, knowledge of medication management systems and technologies

  • Familiarity with the causes, symptoms, recognition and treatment of addiction

  • Advanced skill with utilize database software/tools including MS Access and Excel

  • Knowledge of dimensional data modeling concepts used in data warehousing and business analytic applications

  • Strong communication and leadership skills

  • Ability to build strong relationships with key partners and stakeholders across the organization

Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.

Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.Office/Site Location:Boston