Clinical Informatics Analyst I

Position Summary

Interior Health is currently seeking a Clinical Informatics Analyst I to support our Community Systems and provide health informatics services across the region. A strong candidate will have an understanding of IT in a healthcare environment, and a degree or diploma specializing in Health Informatics or Health Information Systems.

In accordance with established vision and values of the organization, the Clinical Informatics Analyst I maintains and supports information systems which support clinical and health information needs throughout Interior Health in accordance with established policies, procedures and standards. Provides user support and training to regional users of software applications.

As part of a skilled and dynamic team providing innovative software and technology solutions, your work will help our community programs achieve their goal to support the care needs of our clients in their homes and reduce the pressures on our Interior Health Acute Facilities.

This is a permanent full time position. The position is scheduled to work Monday to Friday, 08:00 to 16:00, based out of Kelowna.

Some typical duties and responsibilities for this position are:
• Modifies existing application programs by reviewing specifications, coding program changes and making adjustments.
• Gathers information from users to use in designing forms and preparing data flowcharts from existing applications according to established procedures and guidelines.
• Working closely with the senior analyst, team leader, or manager communicates with users to gather information about current system uses. Provides input about new system requirements and implementation processes to the senior analyst.
• In collaboration with the senior analyst, team leader, or manager, support the implementation of system changes and provides user support related to clinical and health information software.
• Assists the senior analyst, team leader, or manager in developing educational training requirements.
• Performs other related duties as assigned.

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces. Be part of a dynamic team!

Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others!

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:
• Grade 12, graduation from a recognized degree or diploma program in computer programming or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Skills and Abilities:
• Ability to organize work.
• Ability to deal with others effectively.
• Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
• Ability to operate related equipment.
• Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.

Comments

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Competition #:

01668589

Employee Type:

PERMANENT FULL TIME

Bargaining Unit:

HEU

Facility:

KELOWNA WAREHOUSE (REIDS)

Location:

Kelowna

Department:

IH ACUTE CLINICAL SYST SUPPORT

Reports To:

MANAGER OR DESIGNATE

Hourly Wage:

$32.55

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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