Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 12/18/2018. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
This position will remain open until filled.
Involves the development and implementation of the organization's information systems and tools that are applied to clinical information. Works closely with clinicians across all hospital/ healthcare departments to optimize effective use of systems. Coordinates analytical support for health management, including profiling, health economics, and business analytics/performance metrics.
Defines systems and applications to support various functions. May provide customer service, troubleshooting and maintenance. Applies advanced professional clinical informatics concepts and extensive knowledge of industry practices to projects of all levels of scope and complexity.
Required to be certified in assigned EMR vendor's product/module within the first six (6) months of employment.
Must satisfy all vendor testing requirements to be certified without needing to attend vendors training a second time for the same class.
A Bachelor's degree in healthcare information technology, computer science, or related area; and/or equivalent combination of experience/training.
Five (5+) or more years of relevant experience - working with clinical information systems and developing reports.
Professional experience and proven success performing clinical workflows, user interface optimization, clinical decision support, rules development, data integration and mining, clinical ontologies and adoption of technology.
Excellent project management skills. Ability to working a group setting and group projects
Solid interpersonal skills and ability to manage multiple projects independently, setting priorities to meet deadlines.
Strong verbal, written communication skills, presentation and report writing.
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