SUMMARY: The primary responsibility of the Applications Coordinator is to facilitate customers' innovative means of utilizing the software to promote hospital objectives. Responsibilities include: system support of assigned computer applications, providing consultative services to customers regarding the functionality and design of the applications to support workflow, and to lead or be a key participant in IT related projects. This requires knowledge of customer workflow and work objectives, application functionality, database and configuration parameters, and integration of applications with other systems. This position works collaboratively with multiple groups within the organization, including all levels of leadership. This position is also responsible for maintaining vendor relationships.
REQUIREMENTS: This position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science/Information System or equivalent experience. Individual must have a minimum of three (3) years experience in Information Systems or Information Management function with an emphasis in Clinical or Financial application support (Meditech, MSM, or other hospital-based software). Hospital Billing and Accounts Receivable (BAR) experience required. Strong project and vendor management skills required. Must possess strong customer service and communication skills.
POSITION DETAILS: Full time 80 hours per pay period, day shift M-F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.
Valley Children’s Healthcare – one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation – provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children, from before birth to young adulthood. Our independent, nonprofit network offers highly specialized medical and surgical services to treat conditions ranging from common to the most unusual and complex at our 356-bed children’s hospital as well as through partner hospitals, specialty care centers, satellite practices and primary care services. Our family-centered, pediatric services extend from a leading pediatric cancer and blood diseases center on the West Coast, and our pediatric heart center known for its expertise and pioneering treatments, to our Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), the highest level referral center between Los Angeles and the Bay Area.
Valley Children’s consistently ranks at the top of our peer group for quality patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and nursing excellence. Recognized as a Magnet® designated facility since 2004 and granted the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence™ in critical care, Valley Chil...dren’s neonatal and pediatric intensive care units achieve some of the lowest mortality rates in the country while treating some of the sickest kids.
In affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine, Valley Children’s Pediatric Residency and fellowship programs provide first-class training for the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric surgical and medical specialists. With more than 550 physicians and 3,400 staff, Valley Children’s partners with other providers and organizations throughout our 12-county service area to support delivering the best care to kids closer to home.