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AdventHealth Informatics Optimization Specialist Intermediate in Tarpon Springs, Florida


* Informatics Optimization Specialist Intermediate | AdventHealth Information Technology*

* Location Address:* 1395 S Pinellas Ave, Tarpoon Springs, FL 34689

* Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Corporate*

  • Great benefits
  • Immediate Health Insurance Coverage
  • Career growth and advancement potential
  • Award-winning IT Department

* Work Hours/Shift:*

  • Full-Time, Monday – Friday

* You Will Be Responsible For:*

  • Demonstrates a comprehensive level of functional knowledge of one of the following applications: iConnect and associated applications.
  • Serves as a strong member of the Optimization team, dedicated to the identification of optimization aspects for development of electronic documentation solutions that support clinical workflow and practice and align with the current best practice standards.
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of processes within the facility departments.
  • Supports the designs, builds, and tests of clinical application components and makes organized recommendations for necessary changes.
  • Communicates necessary changes made in the application among team members and site contacts as appropriate. Acts as the clinical IT point of contact at the local hospital and facilitates communication with AHS-IS staff with needed expertise to provide assistance.
  • Facilitates or Leads team meetings, project meetings, and other meetings when requested.
  • Plans and coordinates special optimization projects using project management skills, tools, and AHS-IS methodologies.
  • Collaborates with hospital leadership, physicians, clinicians, PI, Quality, end users, vendors and associates to support the development and deployment of electronic applications or new functionality.
  • Proactively assesses clinical workflow processes, identifies gaps, defines necessary process changes, and develops future workflows related to the optimization of new or existing solutions or functionality.
  • Proactively assesses knowledge and use of clinical systems by nursing and medical staff. Conducts intentional regular rounding in all clinical and ancillary departments to support adoption. Provides immediate quick win education as needed.
  • Conducts specified optimization audits and reports findings and recommendations to Regional Clinical Informatics Manager and Optimization Team
  • Review reports /monitors data and outcome measures to evaluate user adoption of current and newly implemented systems and functionality. Knowledgably assesses data in relation to processes to improve clinical outcomes and IT system changes


* What You Will Need:*

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor of Science in Healthcare related field

    Licensure, Certification or Registration Required :

  • Licensed Registered Nurse

    Knowledge and Skills Required :

  • Minimum of 4 years in an informatics role participating in implementation, optimization, modification of EHR

  • Cerner Millennium user experience >5 year in an acute care hospital setting as care provider.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and Visio
  • Experience with leading small groups or projects.

* Job Summary:*

The Clinical Informatics Optimization Specialist Intermediate has a strong understanding of system build and implementation, the ability to analyze and understand business problems, and the knowledge to make solution recommendations that meet the organizational goals of maintaining clinical and business systems. They are dedicated to providing a secure, effective, integrated patient care delivery system that continually improves outcomes, reduces cost, increases efficiency, and enhances patients’ experiences. Primary responsibilities include collaborating with clinicians and end users of the system to support the design, build, test, train, implement, evaluate, and maintain iConnect and other associated systems.

The Clinical Informatics Optimization Specialist Intermediate must utilize the knowledge of clinical practice, computer science, and information technology to manage data and determine components that are suitable to build while maintaining alignment with the professional standards of clinical practice. They are responsible for coordinating with physicians and end users in the analysis and documentation of clinical workflows, performing gap analysis, identifying needed process changes, and developing future workflows during the implementation of new solutions or functionality. The ability to communicate with all levels of hospital leadership, clinicians, physicians, and ancillary department staff is essential for this position

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Information Systems

Organization: AdventHealth Information Technology

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.