We are looking for a highly motivated, digitally experienced pharmacist to join the Digital Pharmacy Team to work with the EPMA Project Manager to deliver the implementation of an upgraded and consolidated EPMA system to be used Trust wide for in-patients services. You will be responsible for implementing and supporting the Medicines Management Digital Pharmacy Strategy within Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust. You will be supported by a Medicines Management Strategic Management Team and will work closely alongside the CIO, CCIO and the CNIO.
The department is committed to investing in new digital technologies to improve patient care and staff experience. There are opportunities to work closely with colleagues on other digital transformation projects to improve medicines usage.
We reserve the right to close this advert early due to the volume of applicants. Please apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment
Shortlisting date is planned for 13th April 2023
Interview date is planned for 21th April 2023
The purpose of this role will be the development, implementation, maintenance and optimisation of the medicines management IT systems including Electronic Prescribing & Medicines Administration (EPMA) and Pharmacy Stock Control (PSC) system. You will be supported by a team of pharmacy technicians and data analysts. This role will include updating configuration as required, and reviewing, testing and implementing new functionality and upgrades as they are developed. The post holder supports the delivery of the digital strategy to Pharmacy staff, Doctors, Nursing staff, Non-Medical Prescribers and other healthcare professionals. You will be responsible for training and supporting staff, and for developing relevant procedures.
Mersey Care is one of the largest trusts providing physical health and mental health services in the North West, serving more than 11 million people.
We offer specialist inpatient and community services that support physical and mental health and specialist inpatient mental health, learning disability, addiction and brain injury services. Mersey Care is one of only three trusts in the UK that offer high secure mental health facilities.
At the heart of all we do is our commitment to ‘perfect care’ – care that is safe, effective, positively experienced, timely, equitable and efficient. We support our staff to do the best job they can and work alongside service users, their families, and carers to design and develop future services together. We’re currently delivering a programme of organisational and service transformation to significantly improve the quality of the services we provide and safely reduce cost as we do so.
For further details / informal visits contact: Name: Graham Newton Job title: Deputy Chief Pharmacist Email address: email@example.com