Leadership Fellow - Digital Transformation Pharmacy


Post reference: FLP 2021 / Bid 01

Host organisation: School of Pharmacy and Medicines Optimisation

Post location: Leeds

Eligible professional groups: Pharmacists / Pharmacy Technicians

Post start date: August 2021

An exciting opportunity is available for a secondment with HEE School of Pharmacy and Medicines Optimisation to undertake leadership development alongside a designated project  

•Explore how digital health solutions may enhance pharmacy, medicines optimisation roles and service improvement via digital technologies to improve the patient access and experience etc for example: online consultations, AI solutions to support better care and access to medicines information 

•Explore the extent pharmacy workforce feel digital-ready, e.g.: digital literacy, specialist digital skills development, awareness and access to digital solutions etc  This will be achieved by leading a 12-month explorative study, coproducing solutions with pharmacy professionals, TEL and NHS Digital colleagues. COVID-19 response has accelerated the need for digital solutions at pace and scale; to facilitate patient care, training for a digital future, communications, access to / and shared learning, impact of COVID response on role requirements, relating to digital technology opportunities within new models of care provision,   The project will explore the digital competencies and professional development frameworks available to support healthcare professionals. The project will learn from the multidisciplinary team members, working collaboratively with subject matter experts across professional networks, past HEE Fellows and previous alumni and NHSE/I Pharmacy leadership from different sectors of care.

Closing date:  16:00 on Fri 13 November 2020

Interview date: 07/12/2020

Application contact:  gill.risby@hee.nhs.uk


For application instructions and to download an Application Form, please see the vacancies section on the Future Leaders recruitment website.