Clinical Applications Analyst
at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 8/8/2017

Job Description

Job:  Information Technology

Organization:  Adventist IT

Shift:  Day

Job Posting:  Jul 25, 2016, 7:28:27 AM

The Clinical Applications Analyst has an understanding of clinical information systems and an ability to analyze system problems in order to make solution recommendations. They strive to meet the organizations goals of maintaining clinical systems and providing a secure, effective, integrated patient care delivery system that continually improves outcomes, reduces costs, increases efficiency and enhances patients’ experiences.

Primary responsibilities include collaborating with clinicians and end users of the system to design, build, test, train, implement, evaluate, and provide maintenance of Cerner Millennium PowerChart and Clinical Documentation applications.

The Clinical Applications Analyst must have the capability to utilize the knowledge and skills of clinical practice, computer science, and information technology to manage data and determine clinical functions that are suitable to build to ensure alignment with professional standards of clinical practice. They are responsible for coordinating with physicians and end users in the analysis and documentation of clinical workflows, performing gap analysis, and developing future workflows related to the implementation of new solutions. The ability to communicate with all levels of Hospital leadership, clinicians, physicians, ancillary department, and technical staff is essential for this position.

This position will require approximately 50% travel.

Job Requirements

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelors of Science in Healthcare, IT or related field
  • Cerner Certification (preferred)

Knowledge and Experience

  • Minimum 3 years Clinical System build/support experience required
  • Cerner build experience (preferred)
  • Clinical System Implementation experience (preferred)
  • Experience in problem analysis and testing with an emphasis in healthcare applications
  • Background in Healthcare Operations, Clinical Operations, Nursing and/or Physician Workflow
  • Knowledge of Internet, Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Word, Visio, Windows, and SharePoint

Personal Attributes

  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills required
  • Demonstrates understanding and value of teamwork and offers assistance and support to team members.
  • Ability to work collaboratively, managing conflict and facilitating consensus
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Strong analytical and system design skills
  • This position will require approximately 50% travel.

Job Snapshot

About Us

About Adventist Health System

Who We Are

We are one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.

Who You Are

You are a compassionate, talented professional who wants to work in an environment where you can live out your faith and your values. You are excited about being part of a team that uses the latest technology and medical research to ensure patients receive quality care, but who also recognize that great care is always personal. You enjoy going out of your way to make each patient and their family feel special, and are passionate about guiding them toward optimal health.

Our Community

Our community is global and so is our reach. From coordinating medical mission trips in Ethiopia to planting school gardens in Florida, we are constantly seeking ways to go beyond hospital walls in improving the health of our communities. As a member of our team, you will be encouraged to use your talents in fun, meaningful ways that bring joy and healing to people around the world.

Our Mission

Part of this worldwide network, Adventist Health System was founded in 1973 to support and strengthen the Seventh-day Adventist health care organizations in the Southern and Southwestern regions of the United States. Today it is a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction, comprised of 46 hospital campuses and nearly 77,000 employees.

Although separated by geography, each of our facilities is united by the mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Today we continue the tradition of whole-person care by practicing and sharing CREATION Health, a blueprint for living a healthy, happy life based on the principles given in the Bible’s creation story: Choice, Rest, Environment, Activity, Trust, Interpersonal relationships, Outlook and Nutrition.

We provide comprehensive benefits, training and advancement opportunities. We care for our employees as well as we care for our patients.