Application Specialist-Clinical Information Systems - 1900965
At Stony Brook Medicine, a Lead Programmer Analyst/Application Specialist is a valuable member of our team, who will develop and support all clinical systems. The incumbent may be assigned to a project team as part of technical build resource, or support any production systems to ensure the availability of the applications.
The Lead Programmer/Analyst will be responsible for investigating and resolving Cerner application issues using core Cerner tools such as Bedrock, Discern, Core Code Builder, Core Event Manager, and Ops View Scheduler. Daily responsibilities will include researching and building new functionality as needed, working with clinical end users and the vendor to determine the best and most innovative solutions.
Qualified candidates will demonstrate superior analytical skills and possess outstanding communication skills while adhering to our high standard of excellence.
Duties of a Lead Programmer Analyst in the Clinical Information Systems Department may include the following but are not limited to:
Brief Description of Duties:
Reviews, analyzes and implements change/enhancement requests to production applications.
Investigates and helps resolve application problems.
Maintain stability and reliability of all systems.
Participate in new projects when appropriate.
Keep management informed of project status.
Assists in testing system functionality as well as validating application integrity.
Ensure the addition of new applications are technically sound.
Participate in Cerner application upgrades and implementations.
Debug system problems as needed (his/her own, as well as programs written by others).
Participate in system design sessions.
Adhere to coding guidelines and standards of Information technology.
Adhere to customer service standards.
Provide on call/recall support.
Provide reporting needs when necessary.
Document all work according to standards.
Bachelor's Degree in computer science, information systems or related field will ensure that the incumbent has the conceptual skills required for this role. In lieu of computer science or information systems related degree, Bachelor's Degree plus 5 years of experience as a healthcare IT Analyst. IT related experience that demonstrates a thorough understanding of the standard tools, workflow processes, and/or procedures and concepts used in the deployment and development of application software necessary to run the healthcare systems business, clinical or financial systems.
Minimum two (2) years of IT experience in a complex healthcare environment, preferably in academic medical centers or tertiary care settings. Experience with Cerner Millennium, Cerner Core Code Builder, Cerner Bedrock Wizard, Cerner Discern Apps, Citrix Applications, XML, LINUX, SQL, ORACLE, FTP protocol.
Special Note: Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises.
All Hospital positions are subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary. This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.
The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation. Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements: Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services (The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination), submit (3) written references, and provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s). Please be advised that failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.
The best ideas in medicine start with the best people. At Stony Brook Medicine, our highest calling is to put the power of ideas to work in our patients' lives. Stony Brook Medicine integrates and elevates all of our health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. Stony Brook Medicine is Long Island's premier academic medical center. With 603 beds, we serve as the region's only tertiary care center and Level 1 Trauma Center, and are home to the Stony Brook Heart Institute, Stony Brook Cancer Center, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, Stony Brook Neurosciences Institute, and Stony Brook Digestive Disorders Institute. We also encompass Suffolk County's only Level 4 Regional Perinatal Center, state-designated AIDS Center, state-designated Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, state-designated Burn Center, the Christopher Pendergast ALS Center of Excellence, and Kidney Transplant Center. It is home of the nation's first Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Center.
Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to the creation of a diverse and inclusive campus climate. We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply.
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Internal Number: 1900965
About Stony Brook University
FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.