In this highly technical, fast-paced, and rewarding position, you'll collaborate with multidisciplinary team members to provide the very best care for patients. The Senior Health Informaticist primary purpose is to support and maintain the Epic electronic health record at Methodist Health System.
Your Job Requirements:
The candidate we are looking for in Health Informatics should ideally have (in order of preference):
3+ Years of Epic Build Experience AND
Epic OpTime and/or Anesthesia build certification
OR another Epic certification and willingness to be certified in Epic OpTime upon employment
OR Epic certification in OpTime and/or Anesthesia certification as a Principal Trainer who is willing to build in Epic
Bachelor's or Master's degree in healthcare informatics preferred. Equivalent work experience in an acute care environment can replace the educational requirement.
Graduate from accredited school of nursing or other allied health professional degree preferred but not required for candidates with formal informatics training and/or compelling professional experience.
Three or more years of experience implementing and supporting electronic health record applications is preferred.
Prior work experience in a nursing or other clinical environment is preferred.
Project management experience or certification strongly preferred.
A high level of analytical ability is required to find solutions for using Epic to improve the quality and safety of patient care.
Very strong interpersonal skills are needed to communicate with and drive consensus amongst physicians, nursing, pharmacy and other stakeholders.
Your Job Responsibilities:
Communicate clearly and openly
Build relationships to promote a collaborative environment
Be accountable for your performance
Always look for ways to improve the patient experience
Methodist Health System is comprised of four thriving hospitals serving the southern perimeter of the Dallas and Fort Worth Metroplex. Methodist Dallas Medical Center is one of Dallas' finest and largest not-for-profit hospitals. This 515-bed major teaching and referral facility is the flagship hospital for Methodist Health System. Located just 10 minutes away, Methodist Charlton Medical Center is... a modern 269-bed facility located in the suburbs of Southwest Dallas County. Opened in December of 2006, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center is a state-of-the-art 168 bed, full-service hospital located in Mansfield, TX south of Arlington and Fort Worth in Tarrant County. Methodist Richardson Medical Center, a 205-bed acute care hospital, serves residents of Richardson, Plano, North Dallas and the surrounding communities. Additionally, Methodist Family Health Centers have been established to better meet healthcare needs in the outlying communities.