Jessica Hopkins, CPhT
Senior Manager, Medication Management Informatics
Jessica Hopkins, CPhT is Senior Manager, Medication Management Informatics at LifePoint Health Support Center. Jessica has been with LifePoint for 7 years, 4.5 as a full time employee and 2.5 as a contractor. Her responsibilities include software upgrades, implementation, conversions, training, and project management for all projects related to BCMA, CPOE, formulary set up, and automation in the medication space. The software platforms within her scope include Cerner, MEDHOST Enterprise/EDIS, and Paragon/Allscripts.
Jessica’s background includes; pharmacy technician and medication technician in which she learned patient care, medication administration (excluding injectable) and the medication life cycle. In the tenure of her career she has worked in retail, DME, LTC, and hospital pharmacies, she began her journey in pharmacy in 1999 at a DME/Compounding Pharmacy in which she managed. Her informatics path began in 2006 implementing various software programs, eMAR, BCMA, POC and assisted in workflows such as a medication life cycle throughout a healthcare continuum. To continue her education Jessica has recently enrolled a in Healthcare Administration program, with plans to obtain a masters in Pharmacy Informatics.
Jessica’s passion is patient care, medication safety, intuitive system and workflow design, ultimately Patients are our customers, yet they are also our families, friends or ourselves at some point in our lives.