Response Email: email@example.com
Industry: Healthcare IT
Job Type: Full Time
JobTitle: Clinical Informatics Educator
Location State: CA
Location Country: US
Salary Offered: Year: $10,000+
Job Description: Our client is seeking a Clinical Informatics Educator for a FTE opportunity located in northern California. Clinical Informatics Educators work at the highest technical level in developing and delivering physician training related to the implementation and support for hospital information systems, including the Epic System. Clinical Informatics Educators possess and demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of and skill in areas of healthcare applications, technology, education and automated systems as well as Epic software as evidenced by passing a competency certification test by Epic and experience in providing classroom and/or on-site training in health information systems; conduct needs and skills assessments for end users to determine the type and duration of training needed, develop training documentation and outlines, and deliver training to end-users with varying levels of computer literacy and in a range of clinical and non-clinical modules/applications. They must have an excellent understanding of healthcare business and software and the ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical professionals and a strong ability to translate administrative and operating requirements into clear, specific, and actionable curriculum and then implement and teach those curriculums.
Job Requirements: REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge of: * The relationship between technical functions, overall business needs and processes in a large, complex medical organization. * Healthcare delivery, clinical practice, work-flow, and healthcare operational support. * Hospital operations and structure. * Personal computers and standard software application programs including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Internet browsers. * Clinical information systems currently in use at the hospitals and clinics. * Software training programs. * Principles of instructional design, training, and presenting to groups * Business English, spelling, grammar and punctuation. Ability to: * Assess the training needs of end users and design effective training materials and techniques for individuals with different levels of computer literacy. * Develop and present classroom and individual training for technical applications. * Develop curriculums, lesson plans, and manuals. * Prepare clear and concise written communications and make effective oral presentations. * Research, interpret, explain and apply information from computer software technical manuals and guides, videos and online materials. * Learn new software, hardware and other technical equipment, and quickly become proficient in their use. * Work independently and as a team member. * Make effective oral presentations to individuals or groups. * Organize, prioritize, and perform multiple tasks to complete job functions in an orderly, timely, and efficient manner as well as adapt to changing priorities. * Develop, lead, and/or participate in workgroups. * Adapt to changes in technology. * Set-up and operate audio-visual equipment. * Work independently with minimal supervision. * Work effectively both as a team member and team leader. * Integrate goals, mission, and vision of the organization into educational programs. * Demonstrate sensitivity to people from all levels within the organization, regardless of socioeconomic status, minority or cultural background. * Demonstrate strong customer service focus in all decisions and actions. Education and Experience Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor''s Degree (Master''s Degree preferred) in Information Systems, Informatics, Nursing, Education, Communication, Business Administration, a healthcare specialty or related field; Experience: One year of experience developing training materials and curriculum and conducting formal computer-based training in clinical information systems in a hospital or healthcare environment, which would demonstrate considerable familiarity with EPIC. Clinical or nursing experience desirable (e.g., Registered Nurse, Occupational or Physical Therapist, Pharmacy Technician, Respiratory Therapist, Radiologist, etc.). Licenses and Certifications Appropriate certification in Epic applications such as Clinical Documentation and/or Optime or a Practice Management application is highly preferred. May be required to obtain additional certification to meet business needs.
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