Job Description

This position shall act as a liaison between the clinical areas and the Information Technology Department. This includes the primary responsibility of determining the needs and requirements for clinical applications in patient care and support settings. The Clinical Informatics Specialist will also lead projects associated with the evaluation, selection, and implementation of clinical systems and systems used to support the functions of clinical staff (i.e. EMR, digital imaging, etc.). This individual will work with staff and physicians to optimize the usage of clinical systems through education and training, reporting, quality outcomes, and providing support in accordance with organizational goals.

POSITION QUALFICIATIONS: Current Washington State Registered Nurse License preferred. Graduate of accredited School of Nursing preferred. Comprehensive understanding of clinical principles to evaluate information system needs. Two (2) to three (3) years experience with systems implementation and support preferred. Proficient with computers (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, etc.). Proficient with report writing software (Crystal Reports, etc.). Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.   Excellent customer service skills. Basic Life Support Heartsaver (HS) level to be completed within three (3) months of hire.

F-Time; 40 hrs/wk

Days; 7a-3:30p