Lead Clinical Informaticist

Posted on 20 January 23 by Carrie Hough

  • Omaha, Nebraska
  • 115,000 - 125,000 per Year

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Job Description

Lead Clinical Informaticist J-3933

Location: Omaha, Nebraska Metropolitan area or Remote with ability to travel

Terms: Direct Placement with End Client

Capstone IT is helping our client to hire for a Lead Clinical Informaticist. This role will be helping to support a cutting-edge organization with a great mission and values.

This role will be responsible for leading and supporting the development, implementation, and maintenance of clinical and analytical informatics systems, processes, and technologies within the organization. This includes working closely with data analytics, engineering, interoperability, and clinical teams.

Other key areas of responsibility will include helping to hire and train new team members, influence and collaborate with cross functional teams, and communication of ideas, process improvement, and methodologies to both technical and non-technical leadership.  This position will report directly to the Chief Data Officer.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a SME regarding development, implementation, and maintenance of analytical, clinical informatics systems, processes, and technologies
  • Work closely with analytics, engineering, interoperability, and clinical teams to identify areas for improvement and develop strategies to optimize the use of data driven technologies to improve health data interoperability
  • Analyze and interpret data to inform decision-making and develop recommendations for informatics initiatives
  • Apply informatics methodologies to extract insights from clinical data; includes analyzing patient records, pharmacy data, laboratory results, social and other data to identify trends, patterns, and opportunities for improvement in patient care
  • Drive the development, delivery, and transformation of platforms & data products by establishing and consistently executing on data and analytics strategies and in alignment with a dynamic business and digital product roadmaps
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of analytics and other informatics systems
  • Lead and manage other Informaticists, including responsibility for planning and managing work priorities, performance of duties, achievement of initiatives, and budgeting, and provides direction and directives to direct report. Provide regular and ongoing feedback

Education, Experience and Competencies:

  • Minimum of 5 years of direct industry experience in healthcare setting, EHR or clinical systems, or biopharmaceutical or Health IT companies using healthcare terminology standards and management of multiple terminologies
  • Demonstrated experience with various healthcare terminology and messaging standards, such as ICD-9/ICD-10, SNOMED, LOINC, RxNorm, NDC, CPT, HCPCS, HL-7, FHIR, C-CDA structure
  • Broad working knowledge of typical healthcare IT systems (EHR, PACS, RIS, LIS, billing, ordering, scheduling) and clinical data modeling
  • Proficiency with SQL and other data mining tools; Proficiency in R or Python preferred
  • Working knowledge of and experience with data management approaches, e.g., relational databases, object stores, column stores, triple stores, graph stores, document stores desired
  • Experience working cross-functional groups at the intersection of clinical, analytics and Health IT desired
  • Ability to be self-directed at the manager level with skills to influence others who are not direct reports
  • Demonstrated success in project or program management in a fast-paced environment

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115,000 - 125,000




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Health, Dental, and Vision Insurances, PTO, 401k

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