Welcome to the Pharmacy Benefits Management Clinical Informatics (PBMCI) "one stop" Resources Career Development Center. PBMCI learning center is aimed at enhancing the pharmacy career field and is designed to address competency and skill gaps within the VHA pharmacy community, achieve Government wide savings, identify and offer the best ongoing training for VHA, DoD, IHS and other government disciplines, and informatics technical knowledge needed to succeed, and establish a means for sharing resources across all agencies.
To ensure effectiveness, efficiency and consistence of medication management across the VA health care systems by educating, analyzing, designing and supporting the development and administration of informatics tools and systems for us by VHA local and National systems.
Strengthen and improve the competence of the VHA/DoD/IHS pharmacy workforce that will ensure measurable support of agency strategic goals and missions, now and in the future.
Identify and provide a variety of learning modules focused on the pharmacy competency model to achieve proficiency at each appropriate level and grade.
Provide access to learning, developmental activities, individual learning plans (IDPs) and other resources, accessible through a central repository that offers multiple delivery methods and a blended learning approach.
Enhance the ability of the medical centers to provide comprehensive pharmacy training integrated across all practice settings involving the medication use process i.e. maintain and enhance professional competencies to practice in a variety of settings