Senior Pharmacist Informatics and Medicines Management Support at Waikato District Health Board (Hamilton), Waikato
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Where you’ll be working: Pharmacy Services, Waikato District Health Board
The details: Permanent, Full time – 80 hours a fortnight
Love numbers and data? Interested in the application of data to support clinical services and medicines management processes? We are seeking an experienced pharmacist to join our pharmacy service to work in our Quality and Safe Use of Medicines team to focus on these areas, as well as covering a range of other quality and medicines support initiatives.
A varied and interesting role that combines your skill and knowledge as a pharmacist with your interest in information technology. We are seeking someone with great communication skills, a flexible approach, confidence interacting with a range of health professionals, and ability to work both independently and as an integral team member. Experience in leading projects and training of others is desirable as part of taking on this senior position.
This is a full time permanent position, steps 8 – 11 of the Apex Pharmacy Collective Agreement.
The Waikato District Health Board Health & Safety has a policy that includes ensuring that you comply with the Health Order announced 11 October 2021 and with the Waikato DHB’s Vaccine Preventable Diseases for Employees policy. The policy prescribes the required vaccinations including COVID19 for all employees of Waikato DHB. COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory before you commence employment.
The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand.
We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. We run five hospitals across the district – a tertiary hospital in Hamilton, a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.
Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori communities.
Please apply directly online, and click here to review the position description. Applications are not able to be accepted via email. For further information about this role, please call Julie Vickers, Team Leader Quality and Safe Use of Medicines, Pharmacy Services, on 021 549485.
Application closing date: 24 May 2022
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Waikato District Health Board (Hamilton)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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