The Enterprise Clinical Informaticist is responsible for analyzing, developing, coordinating, and maintaining standardized clinical content supporting clinical ordering/documentation, clinical decision support, and quality/patient safety indicator reporting. This individual conducts research and analysis of regulatory changes as they relate to system requirements, operational needs, and impact on clinical operations. Researches, develops, defines, and coordinates testing and implementation for new or enhanced content, functionality, and/or technology for evidence-based solutions to optimize the use of electronic medical records. The Enterprise Clinical Informaticist analyzes processes and procedures and recommends process improvements to effectively and efficiently utilize standardized clinical content, automated safety systems, and clinical decision support systems. In conjunction with Information Management, provides support with information system upgrades, new releases, and enhanced functionality.
Bachelor's degree with a healthcare designation (i.e. RN, RRT, RHIT, LVN, etc.) strongly preferred or 4 years of clinical experience in lieu of degree.
Certification/Certificate in informatics – OR – Previous clinical application experience preferred
Extensive MS Office Skills required
Strong management and communication skills, both verbal and written
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.