Banner Health IT Clinical Systems Consultant in Phoenix, Arizona


Health care is constantly changing, and at Banner Health, we are at the front of that change. We are leading health care to make the experience the best it can be. We want to change the lives of those in our care – and the people who choose to take on this challenge. If changing health care for the better sounds like something you want to be part of, we want to hear from you.

The IT Patient Applications SurgiNet Team is responsible for the build, implementation, support and on-going maintenance of Cerner SurgiNet and SAM-Anesthesia documentation at 28 Hospitals & 4 HOPDs.

As an IT Clinical Systems Consultant, you will have the opportunity to work in a fast paced environment using your SurgiNet, anesthesia and perioperative experience to propel the team forward. No day will be the same and adaptability to change is key. You will have the opportunity to work from home in this exciting and dynamic team environment.

Your pay and benefits (Total Rewards) are important components of your Journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefit plans to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.


About Banner Health Corporate

Within Banner Health Corporate, you will have the opportunity to apply your unique experience and expertise in support of a nationally-recognized healthcare leader. We offer stimulating and rewarding careers in a wide array of disciplines. Whether your background is in Human Resources, Finance, Information Technology, Legal, Managed Care Programs or Public Relations, you'll find many options for contributing to our award-winning patient care.

About Banner Health

Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.


Job Summary

This position is a high level strategic contributor with expertise in selected business or healthcare processes and is responsible for formulating system scope and objectives relative to the companys requirements utilizing previous clinical expertise. Acts independently or as leader of a team to provide knowledge, guidance, research and fact finding expertise to define, design and modify specifications and processes of complex information systems. Responsible for establishing system documentation standards and quality assurance methodologies for systems and applications.

Essential Functions

  • Provides leadership for company staff, information technology staff and various committees guiding the design, implementation and maintenance of complex application and system specifications and processes. Participates and may lead taskforces to plan, implement, and coordinate facility activities to maximize information technology service quality, effectiveness and efficiency.

  • Leads a team of information technology professionals, end user customers and vendors to assemble request for information/proposal (RFI/RFP), return on investment (ROI) calculations, capital or operating budgets data or other high level strategic specifications and documents.

  • Designs and administers complex standards and policies regarding application and end user customer documentation. Ensures that department and company standards are implemented and consistently adhered to.

  • Provides high level expertise to the development of fully integrated testing scenarios. Ensures that the information systems across multiple levels and states and their relationships are considered and are part of the comprehensive testing plans.

  • Identifies, investigates, tracks, and resolves multi level project, system or application errors ensuring the solution is timely and of acceptable quality.

  • Determines and designs end user training and curriculum for applications and systems. Facilitates the initial rollout and ongoing training of the user community.

  • Provides high level expertise and guidance to the user community and mentors junior members of the department.

  • Maintains current professional and technical knowledge relating to the healthcare industry by attending educational workshops/conferences, establishing personal networks, and/or maintaining relevant certification or licensure as business needs require.

Minimum Qualifications

Must possess a strong technical and business knowledge as typically obtained through the completion of a bachelor's degree related field.

RN licensure or other applicable clinical licensure/certification required, such as Physical Therapist.

Must also have in-depth knowledge of concepts within job function as would normally be obtained in 6-8 years work experience in a healthcare environment.Must demonstrate general knowledge of information technology and healthcare. Needs experience in medium scale project planning and reporting, either individual or team. Requires communication and presentation skills to engage technical and non-technical audiences. Requires ability to communicate and interact across facilities and at various levels. Incumbent will have skills to mentor less experienced team members. As is typical in this industry, variable shifts and hours and carrying/responding to a pager may be required.

Preferred Qualifications

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

Job Number 220324

Facility Banner Health (Corporate)

Department Banner Health (Corporate) - IT Patient Care Appl-Corp

Street Address 2901 N Central Ave.

City & State US-AZ-Phoenix

Shift Day

Position Type FT: Full-Time

Posting Category Information Technology - Non-Clinical