Clinical System Specialist I - FT - Days - Cerner Informatics

Information Technology Edinburg, Texas


Description

Position at DHR Health

POSITION SUMMARY:

Represents clinical areas in the planning, development, implementation, training, and maintenance processes for the assigned areas (Leads the application of appropriate information technology by defining required functionality and objectives. 

  • Modifies programming systems including testing and implementing to support organization's applications systems.
  • Consults with users to identify current operating procedures
  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Assist with supervision with the writing of manuals for users to describe usage and operating procedures.
  • Relies on support and guidance from Level II and Engineer experience and judgment to accomplish goals.
  • Works under immediate supervision and development
  • Once available, successfully completes Cerner Fundamentals course
  • Provides first level of end-user support
  • Assist with System build, maintenance, support and workflow strategies
  • Accepts as additional responsibilities as needed to support department needs

 

POSITION EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School/GED required
  • Associates degree in healthcare, business or IT related field required, Bachelors preferred; ADN required for Clinical Nurse, Bachelors preferred.
  • Healthcare background or experience
  • Computer skills required with knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Some evening or weekend work will be required
  • Bilingual – English/Spanish.

 

JOB KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE­:

  • Minimum of (0-3) years hospital information systems implementation, analysis, and support experience
    -Cerner Core experience preferred
  • Technical or Clinical background
  • Strong hospital operations knowledge, including HIPAA
  • Able to translate technical terms to non-technical users
  • Analytical skills, basis computer, math and communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of all state and Federal regulations
  • Knowledge of State, Federal, and JCAHO regulations.

 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITES:

  • Promotes the facility mission, vision and values by effectively communicating them to others. Considers mission, vision and values in developing services, standards and practices.
  • Analyze a change of events and apply technical knowledge by following established procedures and/or detailed specifications.
  • Analyze and help define business requirements including new design and change requests.
  • Participate in testing and validation of code upgrades and issue resolution.
  • Handle production problems and provide support to clinicians, business owners, and IS teams
  • Understand the concepts of change control principals and working in a environment in which changes or modifications could affect multiple sites.
  • Be available to be part of the 24/7 on-call team on a rotating basis.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

LINES OF RESPONSIBILITY:

Director of Clinical Informatics, Chief Nursing Information Officer