The informaticist plans, coordinates and monitors the design, implementation, analysis, evaluation, and maintenance of clinical software applications and projects within the inpatient or outpatient environment, in response to the needs of providers as well as MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s organizational goals.
- BSN or BA/B.Sc. in healthcare-related field.
- Two years of systems support responsibility, especially end user support, in a healthcare system or department preferred.
- Minimum of two years of related experience in healthcare or patient and physician relations.
- Troubleshooting skills to find solutions to difficult human, technical, clinical, or administrative problems.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office, PowerPoint and Excel.
- Knowledge of workflow and networking essential.
- Must have demonstrated ability to work independently.
- Strong process orientation, problem-solving and troubleshooting skills required.
- Experience in general computer network technology, high-performance computing systems and archival storage systems required.
- Strong project management skills.
- Computer literacy with healthcare information systems and common healthcare applications required.
- Ability to problem-solve based on information is essential.
- Knowledge of regulatory standards regarding confidential patient information.
- Working knowledge and experience with quality assurance and performance improvement.
- Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.
MedStar Health is an Equal Opportunity (EO) Employer and assures equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We hire people to work in different locations, and we comply with the federal, state and local laws governing each of those locations.
A qualified individual with a disability will be considered for employment on the same basis as non- disabled applicants if he/she can perform the essential functions of the job sought, with or without a reasonable accommodation, and without imposing a direct threat to the health or safety of others or him/herself.