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Clinical Informatics Specialist
POSITION: HCS Clinical Informatics Specialist-EHR

REPORTS TO: Chief Information Officer

The HCS Clinical Informatics Specialist (CIS) serves as a professional role model in promoting the understanding, integration, and application of healthcare information technology. The CIS acts as a liaison between our healthcare providers and information technology. The position supports providers in the implementation, learning, use, adoption, and optimization of clinical technologies. The CIS supports the analysis, design, implementation, evaluation, optimization and maintenance of clinical information applications, workflows, and projects. Under the guidance of the Chief Information Officer the CIS will work collaboratively with department heads, providers, and end users to enhance clinical efficiency and quality of patient care.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES: Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following –

• Promotes the mission, vision, and values of the organization.
• Works with Meditech and department leaders to understand and optimize the Electronic Health Record (EHR).
• Implement applications, tools, and processes that assist clinicians with the management of data in patient care and the provision of health care.
• Works with healthcare providers to setup and maintain electronic prescribing credentials through Dr. First and Meditech.
• Assists with onboarding of healthcare providers by developing EHR training and providing assistance to ensure a smooth transition into the organization.
• Serves as a primary resource for daily operational issues within the EHR.
• Assists with the configuration and setup of new users within the clinical systems as they relate to the EHR in conjunction with the CIO.
• Assists with interfacing modalities into the EHR
• Manages Meditech web portal access and tickets related to the EHR and IT end user tickets.
• Develops and maintains system design documentation in conjunction with other team members.
• Participates in evaluating the design, build, implementation, testing and maintenance for new and existing Meditech projects.
• Participates in Go-lives, downtime and support during non-business hours.
• Performs daily helpdesk duties-
a. Learns and supports basic Microsoft Active Directory for password resets
b. Learns and supports basic system troubleshooting
• On call duties on a rotation
• All other duties as assigned.


Required: Registered Nursing with (4) + years of Clinical Informatics experience working in a healthcare system. Advanced education certifications are considered as equivalent experience. Must be proficient and have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.). Applicant will be required to complete continuing education as part of their annual self-improvement objectives.

Contact Information
Human Resources
510 North Green Street
Valentine, NE 69201
Phone: 402-376-2525

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