Credentialed Trainer/Support Specialist

Information Systems Worcester, Massachusetts


Description

Position at UMass Memorial Health

Everyone Is a Caregiver.

At UMass Memorial Health Care, Everyone is a Caregiver regardless of title. Exceptional patient care, academic excellence and leading-edge research make UMass Memorial the premier health care system of Central and Western Massachusetts, and a place where we can help you build the career you deserve. We are more than 14,000 employees, working together as one health care system. And everyone, in their own unique way, plays an important part, everyday.

Requisition #: 221973

Title: Support Specialist/Credentialed Trainer

Department: IS Applications

Grade: TEC12

Posting Date: 12/7/21

Status: Non-Exempt

Shift: Days

Hours: 40

Shift Length: 8

Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center

Position Summary:

Responsible for providing training and support to end-users related to all IS Applications. Successfully completes and maintains credentialing in assigned applications and serves as trainer and/or classroom support where assigned. Leverages both technical and clinical workflow understanding to provide remote or in-person problem resolution for users and supports a variety of initiatives. Documents and escalates issues to third level support team if needed for resolution. Proactively investigates and applies best practices and stays current on regulatory requirements related to the healthcare industry.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Supports end users onsite at UMMHC facilities by providing at-the-elbow assistance. Gathers information to understand the problem and educates the user on how to accomplish the desired task. Submits tickets on behalf of end users when unable to resolve the issue at hand. Works collaboratively with Superusers to vet issues and ensure internal education and collaboration with internal resources.
  • Completes rounds at assigned facilities. Rounds include checking with clinical and support staff to address questions and/or issues they are experiencing with Epic and related clinical applications, following up with previously provided support assistance, and completing rounding checklists in the appropriate timeframes after assigned initiatives.
  • Completes and maintains Credentialing in assigned applications.
  • Delivers Epic training to new hires and providers in a classroom, as assigned.
  • Captures and documents details and troubleshooting steps of an issue to identify resolution and/or escalate as needed. Utilizes ticketing system to track, route problems and requests, and document solutions.

Position Qualifications:

License/Certification/Education:

Required:

  • Associate Degree

Preferred:

  • BA/BS degree
  • Credentialed in Epic Applications on version 2018

Experience/Skills:

Required:

  • Minimum of 1 year of healthcare experience (clinic, hospital, or health system), including knowledge of clinical workflows and terminology
  • Minimum of 6 months of experience in clinical system training and support, knowledge of end user devices, and familiarity with Epic and other ancillary clinical systems physicians use to support their workflow
  • Working knowledge of Windows 7 and Office 365
  • Ability to think abstractly beyond basic data requirement
  • Communicates in a clear and concise manner both verbally and in writing
  • Communicates effectively and partner with senior level staff to determine business goals and objectives, and ways to partner to achieve those objectives
  • Strong planning and organization skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team

Preferred:

  • Experience using a ticket system to track incidents
  • Experience as a superuser or support for Epic implementations
  • Experience with instruction/education

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Standards of Respect: