Health Informatics Specialist

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, CA
Published
January 10, 2022
Location
San Bernardino, CA
Job Type
 

Description

The Job

The Department of Public Health is recruiting for a Health Informatics Specialist who assists in gathering and evaluating healthcare data; creating, updating and administering trainings to clinical and non-clinical related staff on the Electronic Health Records (EHR) system. Assists with quality management activities specific to care provided by clinical personnel and collaborates to improve EHR healthcare service delivery; performs other duties as required.

For more detailed information, refer to the Health Informatics Specialist job description.

About Public Health
Our mission at Public Health is to work in partnership to promote and improve health, wellness, safety and quality of life in San Bernardino County. Click here to learn more about the various programs and services offered at Public Health.

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Travel: Travel throughout the county may be required. Employees may be required to make provision for transportation and use personal vehicles (mileage reimbursement is available). A valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance must be provide at time of hire and maintained throughout employment.
Licensure/Certification: All required licensure and certification must be obtained prior to employment start/hire date, and must be maintained through the duration of employment.
Background Check: Applicants selected for this position must pass a background investigation including verification of employment history and education as well as a physical exam and drug screening.

Minimum Requirements

Licensure/Certification: Applicants must possess and maintain both of the following items:

  • Valid Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) license issued by the State of California -and-
  • Valid Healthcare Provider level Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate issued by the American Heart Association.

Experience:

Option 1: Three (3) years of experience as an Licensed Vocational Nurse in Electronic Health Records (EHR) Systems, quality management and performance improvement.

--OR--

Option 2: Five (5) years of experience as an Licensed Vocational Nurse in a clinical setting.

Desired Qualifications

If you are an experienced LVN and familiar with the following, we strongly encourage you to apply!

  • Immunization Practices
  • Development and modification of a computerized health record system
  • Strong communication skills for training and education of technology/ EHR workflows to a healthcare team
  • Athenahealth EHR System user
  • Microsoft Office programs
  • Data management and analyzing

Selection Process

There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on a review of the application and supplemental questionnaire. It is to your advantage to be explicit in your responses on the application and supplemental questionnaire.

Application Procedure : Applications will be accepted until a sufficient number of qualified applications are received. To receive priority consideration for this excellent opportunity, please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire by January 28, 2022. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.

To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application we have not received your application.

If you require technical assistance, please click HERE to review the Government Jobs online application guide , or contact their Toll-Free Applicant Support line at (855) 524-5627. Please note that Human Resources is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by the internet connection, computer or browser used to submit the application.

EEO/ADA: San Bernardino County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant employer, committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants.

ADA Accommodation: If you have a disability and require accommodations in the testing process, submit the Special Testing Accommodations Request Form within one week of a recruitment filing deadline.

Veterans' Preference: Eligible veterans and their spouse or widow(er) who are not current County employees may be awarded additional Veterans' Preference points. Click here for information and instructions to request Veteran's Preference points.


Please click HERE for important Applicant Information and the County Employment Process .
Closing Date/Time: 1/28/2022 5:00 PM Pacific

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