This position will remain open until a successful candidate has been identified.
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/26/2019 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 12/05/2019. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Clinical Informatics Specialist 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.
Bachelor's Degree in health care information technology, computer science, or related area; and/or equivalent combination of experience/training.
A minimum of three (3+) or more years of relevant experience.
Professional level experience working with clinical information systems and developing reports.
Extensive experience and working knowledge of all MS office products.
Intermediate level capabilities with MS Access and MSSQL server and related technologies.
Knowledge and intermediate level experience working with Transact SQL, Crystal Reports 11, OLAP structures and/or other related technologies.
Thorough knowledge and experience of database management technologies.
Strong project management skills. Ability to working a group setting and group projects.
Excellent verbal, written communication skills, presentation and report writing.
Proven interpersonal skills and ability to manage multiple projects independently, setting priorities to meet deadlines.
Advanced level experience with database management and various third-party report building tools such as Crystal Reports, Cognos, SAS, and others.
Experience in a large, complex healthcare environment.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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