Job Description

Payroll Title:
CLIN INFORMATICS SPEC 3
Department:
Information Services
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Towne Centre Drive
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
Uncovered
Total Openings:
2
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday - Friday

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#110539 Clinical Informatics Specialist III

Initial Review Date: Fri 9/24/2021

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: https://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/news/2021/10/flu-vaccination-requirement-for-uc-students,-faculty-and-staff-issued-for-2021-2022.html

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 07/29/21 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 08/10/21. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

This position will remain open until filled.

DESCRIPTION

The Clinical Informatics Specialist III is responsible for triaging, designing, managing, and meeting analytics needs across the UCSD Health system. The Clinical Informatics Specialist III also supports enterprise efforts such as Epic upgrades and other optimization and go-live efforts. The Clinical Informatics Specialist III is responsible for producing reports in Reporting workbench, Radar, Clarity, Crystal and Tableau.

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 skills and experience as a seasoned clinical informatics professional to projects of medium size at all levels of complexity, or portions of large projects.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Seven (7) years of related healthcare analytics experience, education/training; OR a Bachelor’s Degree in related area plus three (3) years of related healthcare analytics experience/training.

  • Will be 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.

  • Professional level experience working with clinical information systems and developing reports.

  • Intermediate level capabilities with MSSQL server and related technologies.

  • Knowledge and intermediate level experience working with Transact SQL, Crystal Reports and/or other related technologies.

  • Extensive experience and working knowledge of all MS office products.

  • Demonstrated 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. Strong interpersonal skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • EPIC Certifications in Cogito, Clarity, and/or Caboodle.
  • Advanced level experience with database management and various third-party report building tools such as Tableau, Crystal Reports, Cognos, SAS, and others.
  • Experience in a large, complex healthcare environment.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • 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.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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Application Instructions

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