Job Description

 

Harris Health System is the public healthcare safety-net provider established in 1966 to serve the residents of Harris County, Texas. As an essential healthcare system, Harris Health champions better health for the entire community, with a focus on low-income uninsured and underinsured patients, through acute and primary care, wellness, disease management and population health services. Ben Taub Hospital (Level 1 Trauma Center) and Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital (Level 3 Trauma Center) anchor Harris Health’s robust network of 39 clinics, health centers, specialty locations and virtual (telemedicine) technology. Harris Health is among an elite list of health systems in the U.S. achieving Magnet® nursing excellence designation for its hospitals, the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered clinics and health centers and its strong partnership with nationally recognized physician faculty, residents and researchers from Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; and the Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine at the University of Houston.

Skills / Requirements

Job Summary

This pharmacist will provide management oversight for the Harris Health System State facilitated free vaccine programs. He/She will ensure program compliance by establishing proper workflows, proper program controls and processes to audit both. The position will stay abreast of program requirements and ensure the organization meets all State mandated requirements and contractual obligations. The Vaccine Management pharmacist will establish oversight by serving as the Program Coordinator for each facility. He/She will be responsible for ensuring data is successfully transmitted to the State and that any noted reporting deficiencies are promptly corrected and reported to the State.

Minimum Qualifications

Degrees:
Bachelors or PharmD; + Registered with Texas State Board of Pharmacy; If licensure by reciprocity must obtain Texas license within the first 90 days of employment. Completion of PGY1 Residency is required, PGY2 residency preferred (relevant specialty).

Licenses & Certifications:
a) Registered Pharmacist in TX
b) Board of Pharmacy Specialties Certification Preferred

Work Experience:
a) Five (5) Years Work Experience of clinical practice experience, PGY 1 = 2 years, PGY2 = 3; Experience should include some vaccine program experience

Management Experience:
a) One (1) Year of Management Experience with Pharmacy program coordination or management

Proficiencies:
a) MS Excel
b) MS PowerPoint
c) MS Word
d) Personal Computer

Job Attributes

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
a) Analytical
b) Design
c) Medical Terminology
d) Statistical
e) Mathematics
f) Research

Work Schedule:
a) Flexible
b) Travel
c) On Call
d) Hybrid Telecommute

Other Requirements: Ability to drive, travel to multiple locations and facilities as needed.

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