Posted by: Tina Elliott  | March 26, 2018

Clinical Informaticist/Application Trainer

JOB SUMMARY

• Reporting to the Clinical Informatics Coordinator, the Clinical Informatics / Application Trainer utilizes clinical knowledge, skills, and experience to coordinate and evaluate all applications and end-user training. The Clinical Informatics / Application Trainer will partner closely with key clinical, financial, and administrative leaders as well as staff to effectively communicate information systems application training and governance plans. The Clinical Informatics / Application Trainer is also responsible for working together with his/her colleagues to lead and support monitoring, learning, and optimization of all RMH end-user applications and other designated responsibilities as the position grows. He/she will be expected to uphold RMH application training and Informaticist responsibilities and guidelines for the organization.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

• Knowledge & Experience

o Skills-

o Knowledge-

• Maintains strong clinical knowledge of healthcare trends, policy, regulatory, and compliance issues.

• Evaluates and makes recommendations regarding clinical processes, workflow, and content management.

• Troubleshoot and identify opportunities for clinical system improvements.

• Identifies gaps in work processes and/or system functionality that require continuous education, training, and communication.

• Helps coordinate all application training (use of HealthStream), standard setting, reporting, forms customization, application maintenance, and updates related to the clinical software systems.

• Applies broad clinical informatics knowledge and adult learning techniques to educate staff and leaders on new system features and functions.

• Conduct regular informatics rounds & interviews with users and gathers data/information in order to enhance the clinical systems, which promote end user satisfaction...this includes all clinical workflows and processes.

• In collaboration with the process owners, is responsible for developing, reviewing, and redesigning as appropriate the process and flow of the clinical systems throughout the organization.

o Education-

• Minimum education of a Degree in Health Informatics, Teaching (w/clinical background), Nursing (RN), or higher related field.

o Experience-

• Two years’ experience in a clinical, healthcare informatics, or clinical system analyst position.

• Knowledge of and ability to interpret – comply with applicable healthcare industry regulations.

• Excellent written, oral, instructional, presentation, and interpersonal skills with strong customer service orientation.

• Applications, project management, and time management skills required.

• Highly self-motivated, analytical thinker and problem solver.

• Ability to teach others in multifaceted settings.

• Medical Terminology.

• Testing, training, and educating end-users.

o More information may be viewed at: www.rushmemorial.com

o Applications may be submitted under CAREERS

o EOE

o No telephone calls please

Debra Meek | Human Resources Administrative Assistant

Rush Memorial Hospital