Mount Sinai Careers

Clinical Informaticist - Information Services

New York, New York
Allied Health


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Information Services - Req #75442


Clinical Informaticist

 

Roles & Responsibilities:

The Clinical Informaticist utilizes the knowledge and skills of clinical practice and healthcare operations to implement, support, and optimize clinical computer applications and related technology. Under supervision, analyzes and models clinical and operational workflows to define requirements and articulate needs to IT department. Analyzes educational needs of clinical staff. Day to day responsibilities include:

  • Work closely with IT application teams in planning, implementation, and support of clinical applications.
  • Assess clinical and operational workflows in defined departments and/or practices, design and/or recommend clinical IT solutions.
  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of the trends, developments, and best practices in clinical Informatics.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key clinical and operational leaders in defined departments/practices  to identify opportunities for improving patient care through technology.
  • Further the competencies and education of clinicians in the use of information technology to support clinical practice and patient care
  • Champion improvements in patient care across all disciplines
  • Advance the mission, vision and values of the Mount Sinai Health System and Information Technology

Requirements:

Education: Master of Science in Nursing or equivalent clinical degree


Experience: 

  • Three to five years of relevant clinical experience
  • Demonstrated experience in clinical informatics initiatives (eg. EMR implementation)
  • Experience leading and managing teams
  • Demonstrated experience participating in clinical quality and performance improvement initiatives
  • A solid understanding of the information technology market including trends, technologies, products and influencers.
  • Proven skills in the areas of business analysis, strategy development, project management, problem-solving and change management.
  • Active in professional organizations related to the informatics field
  • Experience in interacting with clinical and administrative staff to deploy care-coordination solutions

Key Skills and Attributes:

  • Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills
  • Professional and positive approach in building relationships with senior executives
  • Self-motivated, dynamic, creative and able to work on own initiative
  • Fluent in underlying technologies required for clinical Informatics

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
 
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care. 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
 
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
 
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 

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