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Director of Advanced Clinical Applications

Medical City - Dallas - Dallas, Texas

Job Code: 01505-99289

Full-time

No Weekends

Director of Advanced Clinical Applications
Medical City Dallas

The Director of Clinical Applications is the key facility resource that is responsible for delivering the successful implementation of Advanced Clinicals with CPOE. They are responsible for coordinating the completion of project assessments and software parameter settings and assisting with the development of education/training plans and materials. This individual participates in the company-wide community for CPOE, and works with their division peers to ensure advanced clinical applications are well supported throughout the facility.
Primary responsibilities include the following:
 Implementation and support of division-wide standardization, utilization, integration, and optimization activities related to CPOE and advanced clinical applications and tools.
 Development, execution, and support of education plan, tools and resources focused on the CPOE clinical initiative.
 Facilitation and project leadership of the CPOE and advanced clinical system functions implementation.
 Resolution of complex issues and requests escalated to the division Service Desk or from other division or facility service resources.
 Oversight of Evidence Based Order set review, approval, and build within the facility.
 Ongoing monitoring of various advanced clinicals usage trend reports. Identify gaps/areas of opportunity and develop action plan to address areas of concern.

About Medical City Dallas:
Our medical team consists of more than 1,200 physicians, many of whom are recognized as the world’s best in their specialties. Patients travel to Medical City from all over the United States and more than 75 other countries for the sophisticated treatment offered by our 400+ in-house physician specialists. Medical City offers a full-service adult hospital and pediatric hospital, with separate adult and pediatric emergency rooms, as well as numerous outpatient clinics and diagnostic centers. Our providers have access to state-of-the-art technology and are pioneering new medical procedures every day to accommodate patient needs.

We operate as a 796-bed tertiary care center, and we hope from the moment you walk through our doors, you will notice the Medical City difference. Our staff is passionate about their work and committed to providing excellent patient care. This has allowed Medical City to become a place where healing, compassion, humanity and simple kindness are celebrated daily.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required, clinical degree preferred
  • Three to five years experience in clinical applications support or equivalent
  • Mature understanding of Meditech
  • Understands pertinent regulatory guidelines such as Joint Commission, MQSA, HIPAA and ACR
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and build strong relationships across a broad range of personality types
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with clinical and information technology personnel verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrated customer orientation
  • Excellent leadership and teaching abilities
  • Demonstrated advanced computer skills
  • An understanding, enthusiasm and commitment to the goals of the project
  • Leadership skills to direct others and maintain a common vision for project objectives. Must be a motivator
  • The ability to communicate with staff at all levels of the practice, as well as with vendors and other outside agents. Must have an interdisciplinary focus
  • Effective organizational skills
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills
  • Existing knowledge of the facility’s clinical/operational processes, challenges and Meditech environment
  • The ability to delegate tasks and enlist the cooperation and/or assistance of team members and others

Last Edited: 02/13/2018

 

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