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At HealthTrust we are committed to strengthening provider performance and clinical excellence through an aligned membership model and the delivery of total spend management advisory solutions that leverage its operator experience, scale and innovation. We are headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, and serve over 1,500 hospitals and health systems, and more than 31,000 other member locations including ambulatory surgery centers, physician practices, long-term care and alternate care sites.
HealthTrust is part of the HCA family, a Fortune 100 company with more than 200,000 employees and one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services. HCA operates over 170 locally managed hospitals and over 100 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and the United Kingdom. HCA has been named one of the world's most ethical companies for eight years in a row. At HCA, we are driven by a single goal: the care and improvement of human life.
position will support the implementations, maintenance and
communication of the Pharmacy Automation for pharmacy services which includes,
but not limited to the Pyxis Enterprise Server solution. This role will be responsible for
managing the master pharmacy Pyxis files, coordinating master file
synchronization with all division Pyxis servers, Pyxis system data analysis
and/or data cleansing to maintain the integrity of the master pharmacy Pyxis
Essential Duties and
Responsibilities Include, but are limited to:
- Assess and assist in providing leadership in the
area of the Pyxis ES pharmacy system capabilities and functionality to support
design, access, and master file standardization, and to guide and support
pharmacy and end user operations and workflow recommendations, in accordance
with organizational strategy, regulations, and industry standards.
- Assimilates information from variety of sources,
able to analyze data and make recommendations and executes a course of action.
- Assist in developing and achieving established
implements, and coordinates within the hospital or system policies and
procedures related to implementation of pharmacy Pyxis standardization and item
as subject matter expert regarding Pyxis ES system.
Pyxis ES Design,
Dictionary and Item Master File Standardization and Maintenance
and trends information from reports or data files from multiple divisions and
consolidated service centers.
data reports, analysis and/or data cleansing at routine intervals to support
optimization of Pyxis item files and user access.
all requests for Pyxis ES design or drug
dictionary changes to the enterprise system standards and strategy.
alignment of division ES server settings and files to standard corporate design
and access standards.
in development and ongoing Pyxis design,
access, report, and workflow optimization strategies and tools, working with
system and division leads.
in preparation, implementation and revision of pharmacy staff training and
competencies related to Pyxis use and system design.
in communicating facility drug file issues and requests to CSC pharmacy team
and division pharmacy team.
with testing and implementation of software upgrades for the Pyxis ES system.
with pharmacy internal control analyst to update item files resulting from
shortages, contracting changes or formulary changes.
system protocols by reviewing and updating procedures as needed.
quality assurance monitoring to ensure best practice and compliance with
corporate standards and regulatory agencies.
in development of performance dashboards related to Pyxis ES.
with evaluation of future medication automation products for all vendors
considered beneficial to organization.
Education and Experience
required and Bachelor’s degree highly preferred.
minimum of 3-5 years in a role with pharmacy automation, reporting, and
inventory management oversight experience in an acute care organization or
similar setting required.
have knowledge of pharmacy activities and duties including drug terminology,
pharmacy terminology, and nomenclature.
understanding of acute care pharmacy operations, including medication
distribution workflow, inventory practices, access controls and general
medication use is required.
knowledge of industry regulations and standards for acute care safe medication
distribution, storage, and access, diversion prevention strategies, monitoring,
and inventory management principles.
demonstrate proficiency in Microsoft Office applications such as Excel,
Power-Point, and Access database, and others as required.
Benefits of working at HealthTrust
Our benefits package allows you to select the options that best meet the needs of you and your family. Benefits include 401k with a company match, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, flex spending for both health and day care, life insurance, disability, tuition reimbursement and student loan repayment, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.