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Children's Hospital Boston Pharmacist III - Clinical Research Informatics in Boston, Massachusetts

62201BRTitle:Pharmacist III - Clinical Research InformaticsDepartment:Patient Services-PharmacyAutoReqId:62201BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Category:PharmacyJob Posting Description:The Pharmacist III Clinical Research Informatics position will be responsible for:

  • Providing advanced clinical pharmacy subject matter expertise in support of the implementation and maintenance of the Clinical Research program

  • Assisting in transitioning paper-based orders/protocols into the Cerner supported technologies.

  • Providing review, interpretation and support of the development of the protocols for patient medications in accordance with established departmental and professional standards.

  • Working collaboratively with the Information Services Department and key information systems stakeholders to develop and maintain effective systems to document the care process and to ensure systems are user-friendly and consider clinical priorities for care.

  • Working with Information Services Department and clinical staff to test functionality for new applications and upgrades to existing systems. Participate in maintaining database of scripts

  • Preparing and providing drug information and advising on therapeutic alternatives.

  • Developing and implementing drug therapy protocols. Collecting and analyzing drug utilization evaluation data, preparing and presenting recommendations and working with medical staff to develop and implement corresponding changes in prescribing practices.

  • Reviewing, filling and dispensing physician medication orders/prescriptions. Interpreting and evaluating medication orders to ensure drug and dosage are appropriate for patient and to identify possible adverse reactions, contacting physician as needed.

  • Monitoring and maintaining internal systems, procedures and guidelines for assigned unit/service. Reviewing and updating operations and practicing guidelines for governing area of responsibility.

  • Maintaining knowledge of current professional trends and practices through participation in professional organizations and attendance at seminars, conferences and other continuing education programs.

To qualify, you must have:

  • Current state licensure and registration by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Pharmacy as a Pharmacist.

  • Knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts typically acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy plus up to one year of post‑degree course work and/or an internship and three to four years of previous experience.

  • The analytical skills to resolve highly complex problems requiring the application of clinical, scientific or technical principles

  • Communication skills in order to effectively deal with conflicting views or issues and mediate fair solutions, or well‑developed writing skills

Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a, 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). Flexible schedule (if applicable). Discover your best.Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular