BD Pyxis IV Prep Implementation Consultant, Professional Services (Remote)

  • BD
  • Remote * (San Diego, CA, USA)
  • Jan 15, 2022
Consulting Telecommuting

Job Description

Job Description Summary
BD Pyxis™ IV Prep (formerly BD Cato™) workflow solutions standardize sterile compounding processes such as order review, medication picking and dose preparation to improve medication safety and pharmacy workflow.

Job Description

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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

**This is a home-based position with extensive travel. Candidates in the Central and Eastern United States are preferred and must live near a major airport.**

The BD Pharmacy Automation Implementation team manages, plans and coordinates the implementation of Medication Management Solutions products. Teams are assigned to customer projects and accounts based on regional/national organizational structures. These project teams include staff from BD and the customer, working in synergy with each other toward the common goal of an on-time, successful system implementation. Activities include implementation project management, product installation, workflow, system design and configuration tasks, integration engineering functions and general customer relationship and partnering activities.

The Implementation Consultant, Professional Services, is experienced with the implementations at the Large Hospital/IDN level. This involves extensive customer interaction and relationship development at the Director/Key Stakeholder level. In addition, the Consultant guides the implementation process through demonstrated expertise of clinical and technical processes. Projects range in scope from large hospital to small/medium IDN level implementations requiring standardization across multiple product lines. The effective Consultant must be able to clearly communicate, thoroughly document and demonstrate product implementation competency. This also involves working with the customer (with focus on large hospital systems to small/medium IDN's level customers) by gathering customer requirements, defining best practices, design decisions and policy and procedures consulting. The Consultant effectively performs the required tasks to ensure timely Go-Lives and customer satisfaction. The Consultant must have the ability to establish collaborative working relationships with cross-functional project teams. Project teams will include multiple disciplines from within Medication Systems and customer teams. The Consultant is a mentor for both customers and internal team members.

Specific Duties, Activities and Responsibilities
  • Technical - 70% - Large Hospital/IDN level requirement definition, workflow design, policy/procedure definition, education, etc.
  • Project Management - 20% - Meetings, planning, communication, documentation
  • Mentoring - 5%
  • Administrative activity - 5%


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Facilitation of conference calls and customer meetings primarily for large hospital systems and small/medium IDN's for BD product implementations.
  • Establish rapport with customers that is conducive to a long term business relationships.
  • Provide team support and product information on BD Medication Systems products as assigned by manager. Mentors team members to ensure product and process competency.
  • Must be able to manage complex customer teams, gain consensus within teams and deliver concise and consistent communication.
  • Guides the review of customer site assessment and facilitates project design and implementation of BD Medication Systems products and technologies.


Technical:
  • Demonstrates expert knowledge of large hospital/IDN level pharmacy/clinical workflow processes, hospital formulary build, hospital & pharmacy system integration, clinical device settings, interface validation (ADT, billing, patient profile), user account role design, active directory.
  • Complete pharmacy and clinical pre-implementation assessments and future state design.
  • Ability to interact and guide diverse cross-functional teams with a focus on large hospital and IDN level health systems.
  • Demonstrate expertise of established BD Medical Systems Dispensing product implementation methodologies and tools or equivalent industry standards.
  • Must be detail oriented, able to multi-task and the ability to implement complex multi-site projects consistent with established company and customer objectives.
  • Demonstrates critical thinking and ability to aid customers in improving current business/practice operations including standardization across large hospital and IDN level health systems.
  • Demonstrates advanced problem solving, troubleshooting and system consultation as it relates to pharmacy workflow and best practice considerations and health system standardization.
  • Install and support BD Medical Systems Dispensing software.
  • Mentor team members on products, best practices and customer education.
  • Expected to act as a customer support resource when necessary.
  • Expert with BD Medication Systems Dispensing products.


Administrative:
  • Coordinate client resources and assign project tasks.
  • Ability to actively lead projects when required.
  • Timely completion of internal company documentation.
  • Timely completion of project documentation.
  • Determines own work priorities.
  • Possess excellent organizational skills with the flexibility to readily adapt to change.


Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent education and work experience


Experience or Equivalent:
  • 3-5 years of hospital pharmacy experience required; I.V. room experience required. Experience in relevant technology (e.g., BD Pyxis IV Prep, DoseEdge/IV Soft/MedKeeper, etc.) is preferred.
  • Expertise in HIS/PIS systems and pharmacy and nursing workflow.
  • 3 years in healthcare environment with technical (systems) involvement and computerized system applications.
  • Must have a working knowledge of a variety of software applications, including BD dispensing products and exposure to solution design processes.


Certifications desired:
  • Pharmacy Technician


Physical:
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 40 lbs. This position may involve pushing, pulling, stooping, bending and lifting.


Work Environment:
  • Travel may range from 60% - 80%, overnight travel.
  • Position requires flexible working hours, including some nights and weekends.
  • Ability to work independently from home office.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and meet BD's auto safety standards.


Employment at BD is contingent upon the Company's receipt of sufficient proof that you are or will be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Consistent with BD's Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life's purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program - which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components - is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

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