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This position will remain open until filled.
The Sr. Epic Cadence/Referral Analyst actively contributes to an innovative team dedicated to establishing a new foundation for advancing clinical delivery and quality outcomes. Incumbent is an expert in the Cadence Prelude field, with an in-depth knowledge of the Epic EMR software, as well as medical center operations and workflows. Works closely with the project team's clinical leaders to translate business needs into EMR functionality. Positions at this level focus on analytical support and project management and have expert skills and understanding related to building data sets, master files and reports. Incumbent creates unit testing and complex integrated testing scripts used to perform detailed quality assurance within multiple systems and applications prior to release of new functionality to end-users. Demonstrates an expert understanding of clinical workflows and conducts workflow analysis of existing systems. Determines how best to maximize functionality to complement and improve those workflows within the new EMR system. Assess implementation strategies and the impact those strategies will have on workflows and operations. Responsible for reviewing vendor software releases and updates to determine features desired and then implement them within UCSD Medical Center's system(s). Assists in maintaining current test and training environments and participates in training end-users. Provides 7/24 problem management support and resolution for clinical systems.
Bachelor's degree in health care information technology, computer science, or related area, and / or equivalent combination of experience / training.
Five (5) or more years of relevant experience.
Experience and proven success in information systems implementation, development and support within a large-scale healthcare organization.
Epic-Certified in Cadence and Prelude and referrals.
Demonstrated experience as a major participant in a clinical system implementation.
Revenue cycle background and experience that provides understanding of healthcare operations and basic medical records management.
Demonstrated experience and proven expertise in problem-solving and debugging techniques.
Demonstrated ability in specification development, quantitative methods, system documentation and change management.
Proven ability to effectively use vendor-provided and/or other computing tools to tailor systems and applications to meet specifications and user requirements.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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