INFORMATICS OPTIMIZATION SPECIALIST-INTERMEDIATE
at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 6/10/2017

Job Description



Job:  Information Technology

Organization:  Adventist IT

Shift:  Day

Job Posting:  Nov 21, 2016, 1:23:16 PM

The Optimization Specialist has a deep understanding of clinical information systems and basic clinical and medical workflows, and works to improve adoption and best practice use of clinical information systems by clinicians and providers. Primary responsibility includes the application of broad clinical informatics knowledge to support clinical and medical staff~s optimal use of existing and new clinical information systems, while collecting utilizing metrics and analytics to validate progress. The Optimization Specialist understands the clinical IT optimization needs and opportunities, and by proactively observing clinician and physician processes and use of clinical information systems, is able to actively assist in moving caregivers to best practices within the Cerner System. The ability to communicate with all levels of Hospital leadership, clinicians, physicians, and ancillary department staff and is essential for this position. Minimum of 3-5 years in an informatics role or implementation of EHR 6 years clinical experience in a hospital setting Minimum 2 years Cerner experience Broad Cerner System knowledge desired Bachelors of Science in Healthcare related field or must obtain; BS Nursing preferred Certification in Clinical Informatics; or willingness to become certified Registered Nurse preferred

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.