111025 - Clinical Informaticist
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#111025 Clinical InformaticistInitial Review Date: Thu 9/16/2021
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Involves design, building, testing, and implementation of clinical application systems. Provides support to clinical users through knowledge of clinical processes, documentation needs, workflows, and clinical practice standards, when adapting software to meet their needs. Prepares detailed specs encompassing clinical processes, information flow, risk, and impact analysis. Will provide customer service, troubleshooting, and maintenance. Supports device integration with 3rd party hardware and software. Provides analysis and mapping of additional external devices to the EMR. Will coordinate with 3rd party vendor for application support and configuration. Applies skills as a clinical applications professional to projects of medium size at all levels of complexity, or portions of large projects.
Required to be certified in an 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 vendor's training a second time for the same class.
Seven (7) years of related experience, education/training, OR a Bachelor’s degree in related area plus three (3) years of related experience/training.
Demonstrated ability to provide expert consultative guidance and direction on change initiatives affecting clinical care processes.
Experience and proven success in information systems implementation, development and support within a large-scale healthcare organization.
Proven ability in workflow and data analysis and design techniques, including needs assessment, specification development, quantitative methods, planning and gap analysis.
Ability to effectively utilize system tools to meet functionality needs of users.
Ability to plan and organize day-to-day activities along with short and long-term projects; in-depth knowledge of organizational and project planning processes and ability to produce and maintain high quality planning documents.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- EPIC Certification.
- Experience as a major participant in a clinical system implementation.
- In-depth knowledge of the Epic EMR software or related programs, as well as medical center operations and workflow.
- 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).
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