Specialist, Clinical Information Systems

Northwell Health - Mount Kisco, NY4.0

As a Clinical Information Systems Specialist, you will assist in the evaluation and implementation of clinical IT projects, systems and initiatives at departmental and enterprise levels in support of in-patient medical records. You will also collaborate with clinicians in the development of design specifications for new or modified clinical applications.

Job Responsibilities Include:
Assists in the evaluation and implementation of clinical IT projects, systems and initiatives at departmental and enterprise levels.
Collaborates with management and clinicians in designing, implementing and maintaining clinical applications (i.e. Sunrise Clinical Manager, McKesson, etc).
Assists in the development of design specifications in support of new or modified clinical applications.
Assesses workflow related processes/requirements and facilitates system enhancements/modifications to meet clinical needs.
Acts as a liaison between clinical and information technology staff to ensure alignment of clinical requirements and IT capabilities. Promotes a positive working relationship and works to find solutions.
Assists the Director in evaluating proposed projects and forming recommendations. Ensures quality execution of all proposed projects.
Utilizes in-depth knowledge of hospital information systems including registration systems, prescriber order entry, electronic medical records, Pharmacy, Radiology and Laboratory information systems, Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS) and analytics.
Graduate of a Physician Assistant Program, required.
Licensed Registered Physician Assistant by the New York State Department of Education, required.
Master's Degree in a Nurse Practitioner Program, required.
Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse AND a Nurse Practitioner in New York State, required.
Minimum of five (5) years progressively responsible experience in CIS project implementation and the use of electronic medical records; results reporting, computerized provider order entry, clinical decision support, clinical documentation, provider adoption and engagement, required.
Knowledge of Allscripts applications (i.e. Sunrise Clinical Manager), highly preferred.
Ability to troubleshoot and resolve/escalate issues, required.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a focus on understanding value of clinicians, required.

Our Culture

Transforming care, optimizing patient satisfaction and creating better patient outcomes are just some of the things our talented team members are doing at North Shore-LIJ each and every day. As a culture committed to providing our customers with the highest quality service, we stand behind our core values: Patients first; Caring; Excellence; Innovation; Integrity and Teamwork. It is our commitment and our culture that sets us apart from others and is the cornerstone of everything we do. Join an organization whose team members are valued, cared for and offered continuous opportunities to grow. Click on the link to learn more about us: www.northshorelij.com/goals

Please note: North Shore-LIJ is a smoke-free environment. Smoking and the use of tobacco products is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. Free smoking cessation programs and quit medications are offered to team members who wish to quit through the North Shore-LIJ Center for Tobacco Control.