Cottage Health System Epic Lead Analyst, OpTime, OR-Anesthesia in Santa Barbara, California

Job Details:

* *The Lead Analyst is responsible for the design, build, testing, validation and ongoing support of clinical applications, specifically OR/Anesthesia (Optime). This position is responsible for obtaining the appropriate Epic certification within the allotted time and maintaining an in-depth knowledge of the software functionality as well as acquire knowledge of the clinical or revenue cycle workflows to be implemented. The Lead Analyst works across interdisciplinary project teams and operational staff maintaining critical business relationships for CHS staff, physicians and others who interact with the Epic system.

Bachelor's Degree in nursing, information technology, allied health professions, business or a related field.

The equivalent of 8 years of progressively responsible work experience with an emphasis in clinical information applications and systems in health care, or a combination of education and experience, may be substituted for a degree.

Epic certification is to be obtained within 3 months of training completion.

License in related clinical field is preferred

Working knowledge of Information Technology. Understanding of hospital clinical operations and workflows. In depth knowledge of hospital perioperative workflows and operations. Proficient with office productivity software; experience utilizing MS Project.

5 total of healthcare information systems analyst experience, to include some demonstrated lead responsibilities.(Includes 2 years of experience working in a healthcare setting)

*All candidates considered for Epic positions will take a proctored 3 hour on line assessment test which will evaluate a candidate's various skills and abilities. Scores will not be shared with the candidate. The score is one of several factors considered when evaluating a candidate's potential for success in the role as well as for achieving Epic certification; a requirement for Epic project positions. *

Department: Epic

Schedule: FULL-TIME 8 HOUR (FP)

Shift: Days