EMR Phase 2 Clinical Informatics Analyst - Medical Officer

Job posted: 09/10/2020
Applications close: 30/10/2020 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 38538

Reference: 38538

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

The Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Phase 2 Program will be managed by the Digital Health Director as the Program Director. The Director is supported by the Senior Project and Testing Manager and a team of five experienced Project Managers that will lead and support each project stream. Each of the project streams corresponds to a clinical division at Western Health.
• Emergency, Medicine and Access (1 role available)
• Perioperative and Critical Care (4 roles available)
• Women’s and Children’s (1 role available)

• Specialist Clinics (1 role available)
• Cancer Services (2 roles available)

The Clinical Informatics Analysts are responsible for providing clinical best practice advice to streamline clinical workflows, to contribute to the optimisation of existing workflows and the design of new workflows at Western Health that will support the implementation, adoption and use of the functionalities of the EMR Phase 2 solutions.

As a successful candidate, you will be a medical officer with strong clinical workflow knowledge, business analysis skills and project delivery experiences. You will be a self-starter, a problem solver and have excellent communications and change management skills to support your project stream in delivering the EMR Phase 2 project.

The Clinical Informatics Analyst positions will be required to update and review Data Collection Workbooks, communicate key components of the program to fellow staff, articulate workflows and benefits to clinical peers, and to drive clinical change management and adoption.

The Clinical Informatics Analysts will be required to consult with staff to make a clinically informed recommendation to enable the EMR Phase 2 solutions are fit for purpose and will help provide the highest quality of care possible to patients of Western Health.

At a high level, duties include design, validation and information gathering to support design decisions, workflow creation and evaluating change requests, conducting training, assisting with testing of new functionality, and effectively communicating with clinical users.

While the role is intended to provide a focus of subject matter expertise and support to Medical staff, there will from time to time be a requirement to provide support to other Western Health staff as required.

This position description covers nine roles which are all fixed term.

Junior Medical Officer roles are full time. Part time and /or full time will be considered for Senior Medical Officer roles.  

The scheduled start date of these roles is February 2021 with contracts until April 2023.

About Us

Our workforce of over 7,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.

Western Health comprises of three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. We also operate the Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s, Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a diverse community of over 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Professional development support

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing

  • Work-life balance

Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.
All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check. 
Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Previous applicants need not apply

EMR Phase 2 Clinical Informatics Analyst - Medical Officer

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Samantha Young - 83457929

EMR Phase 2 Clinical Informatics Analyst - Medical Officer