Emerson Hospital Nurse Informatics Specialist in Concord, Massachusetts
Reporting to the Manager of Clinical Informatics, the Nurse Informatics Specialist is an RN with experience in Emerson Hospital’s primary information system (MEDITECH.) The Nurse Informatics Specialist is responsible for the management, analysis, testing, training and support of the MEDITECH environment for advanced clinical systems among other clinical systems used by patient care services. With minimal oversight, the Nurse Informatics Specialist is responsible for providing project management for the installation and support of new applications, upgrades and standards, and providing documentation for all applications.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with advanced preparation or education in information systems preferred.
3-5 years experience with direct patient care in a hospital setting.
3-5 years experience with progressive leadership skills.
Licensure and/or Certification
Current license as a RN is Massachusetts.
Stong knowledge of project management, analysis skills, computer systems testing and training
Strong knowledge of MEDITECH or other health care application software
Excellent organizational and communication skills (written and oral)
Ability to independently identify and resolve major or minor problems or difficulties
Highly motivated and able to take initiative
Ability to interact favorably with people, and work effectively as a team leader and team member
Ability to communicate in interpersonal and technical levels both verbally and in writing
Must have the ability to work positively in a team environment and encourage/train other team members on process and functionality
Experience in training and teaching
Excellent customer service skills.
Must be able to read, write, and communicate in English.
Ability to maintain confidential information.