CLINICAL INFORMATICS TRAINEE RN

Moffitt Cancer Center - Tampa, FL4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $68,000 - $91,000 a year
EducationSkills
Moffitt Cancer Center is internationally recognized for our focus on personalized cancer care and translational research. The mission of Moffitt is clear, focused, and fully stated in nine words, "To contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer." With a tradition of excellence that began with the first patient admission in 1986, dedicated Moffitt physicians, scientists, and staff members have remained committed to excellence in an atmosphere characterized by kindness, caring, and hope.

Position Highlights:
  • The Clinical Informatics Trainee-RN is an experienced RN who is interested in practicing as an informatician and has some experience in and exposure to the field of clinical informatics. They are not expected to have worked formally as an informatician, but any experience is appreciated. The trainee will be expected to join the clinical informatics team as an active member with the goal of assuming responsibilities and gaining the experience necessary to meet the per-requisites to qualify as a clinical informatics specialist and/or liaison with similar duties and expectations as such. The trainee is expected to be driven to self-education within the field of clinical informatics to help increase their understanding of the specialty as they perform the above work. The trainee should be familiar with bedside nursing care and preferably with oncology care in particular. The trainee should be a very effective communicator and skilled at fostering professional relationships with colleagues in all clinical areas.
The Ideal Candidate:
  • Excellent understanding of clinical workflows and terminology.
  • Related experience in an oncology setting.
  • Demonstrated skills in leadership, communication, collaboration, mentoring, and change management.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
Responsibilities:
  • Perform and present departmental workflow analysis and recommendations for optimal workflow with technology based solutions
  • Liaison to clinically focused committees, providers recommendation for planning, development and implementation of clinical systems.
  • System design and optimization
  • Lead in efforts to acquire early sponsorship for technology endeavors at all stakeholder levels: community, executive, management and clinical team
  • Continually strive to improve knowledge and skills in the development of clinical systems and processes.
Credentials and Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree - Nursing or related
  • Valid RN active license, but Florida license not required
  • Minimum two (2) years of experience as a licensed healthcare professional
  • Excellent understanding of clinical workflows and terminology.
  • Related experience in an oncology setting.
  • Demonstrated skills in leadership, communication, collaboration, mentoring, and change management.
  • Must have IT/Clinical Informatics familiarity and knowledge. Preference will be given to candidates who are comfortable working with spreadsheets, databases, and data listings, as well as those who can demonstrate experience in more than one of the following: patient care, chart review, and/or clinical process documentation.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
Preferred:
  • Master's degree – Informatics
  • Experience in information systems, clinical software, Electronic Medical Records-Cerner, Visio, Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint is preferred.