Clinical Informaticist - Oncology

  • Mission Health System
  • Asheville, NC, USA
  • Feb 19, 2019

Job Description

Mission Health's Information Technology department invites you to apply to join the Clinical Informatics - Oncology team. Mission Health has been named one of the Top 15 Health Systems in America for an unprecedented sixth time in seven years. The IT division is proud to have earned the Most Wired designation each of the past six years .

This Clinical Informaticist position primarily supports the Oncology service line in ambulatory, Infusion Center and potentially inpatient locations. The ideal candidate will have informatics and Cerner EMR experience as well as nursing experience in Oncology.

Role Summary: The clinical informatics specialty use nursing and/or other clinical knowledge to achieve the goal of improving health of populations, communities, groups, families, and individuals. Supporting activities include, but are not limited to, the identification of issues and the design, development, and implementation of effective informatics solutions and technologies within the clinical, administrative, educational, and research domains of practice.The Clinical Informaticists provide ongoing support for service areas and clinical process optimization, as well as collaborate with the interprofessional healthcare team, and other stakeholders in their decision-making in all roles and settings to achieve desired outcomes.

Skills, Knowledge, Abilities: Workflow analysis, and process improvement methodology are key skills for this role.

Required Education: Bachelor's degree in Nursing or Healthcare field.

Preferred Education: Master's Degree.

Required License: Nursing

Preferred License: Nursing

Required Experience: Two years in clinical health care setting. Possess high level of analytical, verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Experience: Clinical background in Oncology. Experience in Informatics and use of Cerner EMR strongly preferred.

Mission is the region's only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system, Mission Health is fully committed to helping our community Be Well, Get Well and Stay Well . Experience the difference of an Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces TM employer , nestled in the 18-county region in the lush mountains in and around Asheville. Our progressive culture highlights and recognizes the strengths of our team members through innovative programs like StandOut. A Total Rewards program goes beyond traditional benefits to include tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, adoption assistance, pet insurance and more. The My Healthy Life TM staff wellness program has been recognized as one of the nation's "Best and Brightest in Wellness" for two consecutive years.