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Need for Specialist, Clinical Informatics, Great neck, NY

  • 1.  Need for Specialist, Clinical Informatics, Great neck, NY

    Posted 20 days ago

    Specialist, Clinical Informatics (NWHJP00001368)

    Location: Great Neck New York

    Full time/ Permanent role

     

    Salary: 130k

     

    Phone +Skype & In-person interview is a must

     

     

    Skills required:
    1. If the candidate does not have clinical experience – they need Touchworks and it needs to be extensive 

    OR
    2. If the candidate has a clinical background, they can have any Outpatient EMR system (meaning it doesn't need to be Touchworks)

    Description 
    As a Clinical Informatics Specialist you will provide enterprise or departmental information systems support to health system clinicians in support of clinical systems (Population Health, DSRIP/Medicaid) as assigned. You will evaluate, plan, organize and integrate information, computer and clinical sciences to optimize acquisition, storage, retrieval, management and communication of related clinical data, information and knowledge. You will also assess workflow related processes and requirements and facilitates system enhancements and modification to meet clinician requirements. Additionally you will recommend and implement approved system improvements. 

     

    Responsibilities Include: 

    • Collaborates with management and clinicians in designing, implementing and maintaining clinical applications (i.e. Sunrise Clinical Manger, EMR, medication management systems, etc). Assists in the development of design specifications in support of new or modified clinical applications. 
    • Documents current processes to establish a baseline for developmental improvements of future workflows and recommends and assists with implementing new and improved processes and workflows.
    • Acts as a liaison and represents the system users/customers in all project initiatives. Performs post-implementation monitoring of adoption and use. 
    • Participates in interdisciplinary and process improvement teams to identify potential uses of the information systems and potential improvements in current use of systems.
    • Educates clinical and support staff to optimize information system/ applications and maintain integrity. Supports clinical staff to use technology in a manner which promotes patient safety, confidentiality and efficiency. 
    • Coordinates data reporting and performs analysis necessary to support patient/clinical records, performance improvement and departmental decision-making. 
    • Acts as a liaison to clinically related committees (i.e. Nursing Institute, Institute for Clinical Excellence, P and T committee, ect.) and staff to coordinate and communicate CIS projects and outcomes measurement. Facilitates ongoing enterprise CIS design and implementation associated with assigned clinical discipline policies and practices and QM standards. 

     

    Qualifications 

    • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, Pharmacy, Healthcare Management, Allied Health, Information Systems or related field, required. Masters Degree, preferred. 
    • Current licensure as appropriate (i.e. RN, Respiratory Therapy, Pharmacy, or other related clinical license), required. Advanced clinical licensure (i.e. PA, NP), preferred. 
    • Minimum of five (5) years directly related clinical experience, healthcare informatics or healthcare operations, including leadership, and/or education, required. 
    • Current clinical practice, healthcare operations expertise and a strong customer service focus with ability to develop effective working relationships, required. 
    • Current knowledge of clinical practices and related information systems and computer applications, required. 
    • Demonstrated initiative, problem identification, resolution and analytical skills are essential, as well as excellent oral and written communication skills. 
    • Maintains current knowledge of trends and advances in assigned clinical discipline and healthcare informatics as well as new developments in hardware and software technology. 
    • Knowledge of population health management and care coordination workflow in hospital settings or vendor settings strongly preferred 
    • Experience in CMS regulation (e.g. Bundle payment, DSRIP, Medicaid, strongly preferred. 
    • Understanding of claims data and ability to articulate dataflow in care management context, strongly preferred.

     

     

    Regards,

    Kapil

    SVAM International | 233 East Shore Road | Great Neck, NY 11023

    Office: (516) 466-6655 Ext: 282 | Fax: (516) 466-8260 | Email: kthapa@svam.com | www.svam.com

    CMMI Level 5 | ISO 9001:2008 |ISO 27001:2013 Company | LISA Award winner

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    Kapil Thapa
    Recruitment Manager
    Great Neck NY
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