Developed to provide a foundational understanding and "pearls of wisdom," The Pharmacy Informatics Primer introduces concepts critical to understanding, developing, implementing, and maintaining clinical information and automation systems.
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Put New Technologies to Work for Your Practice
Informatics is not just for specialists! Because constantly evolving technology, the growth of evidence-based medicine, and the proliferation of information sources have driven the growth of informatics as a pharmacy practice specialty, all pharmacists should understand its basic elements.
With contributions from leading experts, The Pharmacy Informatics Primer provides a foundational understanding and “pearls of wisdom” to pharmacy directors, managers, and clinical pharmacists. It introduces concepts essential to understanding, developing, implementing, and maintaining clinical information and automation systems.
The Pharmacy Informatics Primer is edited by Doina Dumitru, PharmD, MBA, who has extensive experience in the field. ASHP's former Director of the Section of Pharmacy Informatics & Technology, Karl Gumpper RPh, BCNSP, BCPS, FASHP, wrote the foreword.
Doina Dumitru, PharmD, MBA
Doina Dumitru is Senior Director of Medical Affairs at BD. She was formerly the Director of Pharmacy at Memorial Herman Hospital, The Woodlands, TX. Dumitru earned her PharmD from the University of Illinois at Chicago and her MBA from the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. Dr. Dumitru is a leader in reimagining the future of healthcare delivery via technology and efficient workflow solutions, while coaching and sponsoring the industry champions of tomorrow.