Kforce Clinical Informatics Manager in Ellensburg, Washington

Kforce's Eastern WA healthcare client is looking for a full time Clinical Informatics Manager to lead the Informatics team. This role will require living or relocating to Ellensburg, WA. Summary:The Informatics team is responsible for: EMR training, EMR day to day support, governance, enforcement of standards, and setting work flows for new systems and technologies. They are currently migrating away from Paragon to Cerner EMR. They are working closely with the Cerner EMR Project Manager to set up processes, communication, and documenting workflow for the new Cerner EMR. Responsibilities include:

  • Working collaboratively with physicians, clinical leadership, clinical staff, and information system personnel to coordinate new implementations and upgrades (i.e., currently, implementing Cerner EMR)

  • Overseeing requests for system changes, daily system maintenance, and regulatory requirements

  • Providing application administration and support for both the Paragon existing EMR and as they move to Cerner EMR clinical information system into 2018

  • Providing analysis of Clinical Informatics activities and formulates recommendations designed to improve clinical operational effectiveness

  • Serving as a resource to the organization relating to clinical practice and information technology interrelation

  • Managing clinical decision support and clinical reporting

  • Bachelor's degree or minimum of four years' experience in Clinical Informatics field at a hospital

  • RN license preferred

  • At least three years of previous leadership experience

  • Previous experience with Cerner preferred

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years