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Senior Clinical Systems Analyst (remote) at Robert Half Canada

Senior Clinical Systems Analyst (remote)

Robert Half Canada Kingston, Ontario Full-Time
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Ref ID: 05061-0012696232

Classification: Analyst

Compensation: DOE

Our client, one of Ontario's largest acute-care academic hospitals, is undergoing a clinical transformation to implement a new regional Health Information System (Cerner Millennium) which will enable the sharing of information seamlessly across the region’s health partners. Cerner Millennium will replace paper-based records, provide a single source of clinical tools and enable the sharing of information seamlessly across the region’s health partners.

For this transformation we are seeking clinical professionals and/or IT professionals familiar with clinical workstreams and Health Information Systems (HIS) or Electronic Medical Records (EMR) to join the Clinical Systems Analyst team, with the choice to work remotely or onsite. This is an exciting opportunity to get involved with an innovative project within the Canadian Healthcare system.

The Senior Clinical Systems Analyst is responsible for supporting, maintaining, updating and optimizing a product component of the Regional Health Information System (RHIS) for the region’s health partners, such as gathering requirements from end-users, performing system testing and implementing workflow updates and changes. The Senior Clinical Systems Analyst develops the work plan and resource plan for small to moderately complex information systems projects.

Reporting to the workstream manager, supports development of the work plan and resource plan for small to large/complex information systems projects. Capable of working at the highest technical level in all phases of systems analysis, development, and delivery. 

  • Oracle Cerner system configuration and Production Support-
  • Leads and facilitates discussions with regional decision makers to understand priority issues, understand business requirements and align on planned system changes
  • Manages complex end-user issues and performs advanced configuration (or customization, as necessary) to address business needs
  • Guides analysts through the design, build/configuration, testing, and deployment of the team's core applications, features, and integrations with other supported systems/applications
  • Evaluates impact of planned system changes and upgrades across integrated workflows, end-users and training teams
  • Project Management and Coordination – Leads projects focused on enhancing or optimizing the RHIS, executes all phases of the systems development lifecycle and works with the client to prioritize and select optimization projects.
  • Education and Learning: Acts as a subject matter expert of the clinical application, maintain a working knowledge of how different RHIS applications integrate and their relationship with other systems; coaches junior and new team members in their respective functions; cross-trains operational team on their respective applications; maintains knowledge of technological advances; maintains knowledge of hospital workflows and operations that may impact the system.

Senior Clinical Systems Analyst candidates require to be familiar with any or all of the following workstreams:

  • Patient Access & Core Security Workstream: Knowledge of registration, scheduling, patient flow workflows; or Hospital workflows and operations.
  • Clinicals and Specialty Workstream: Knowledge of clinical documentation and management and knowledge of any of the clinical workflows such as Rehab, Acute, Mental Health, Allied Health

All Senior Clinical Systems Analysts:

  • Undergraduate Degree in Computer Informatics, Computer Science, Health Informatics, or any Health-related discipline, or equivalent combination of education and hospital clinical systems experience.
  • Minimum 4+ years of experience in registration or scheduling at a health care facility with an understanding of hospital information systems or IT systems, or minimum 4+ years of clinical informatics experience working closely with front line staff at a hospital or health system, or 4+ years systems development experience in a corporate systems setting including 2 years recent experience in the development and support of clinical systems applications (i.e., Epic, Cerner, Meditech).
  • Knowledge and understanding of registration, scheduling, and patient workflows
  • Knowledge of clinical documentation and management or any of the clinical workflows such as Acute Care, Mental Health, Rehab, or Allied Health
  • Knowledge of principles and methodology of systems development life cycle
  • Relevant knowledge and experience of hospital information systems such as Cerner, Meditech, Epic – preferred experience
  • Technical knowledge of CCL (Cerner Common Language) with solid experience using it (evidenced by completion of Discern Beginner, Intermediate courses), knowledge of the Cerner Millennium database model, and familiarity with HTML/JavaScript – preferred experience

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted. This position is only open to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

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