JOB SUMMARY: FULL-TIME, DAYS
This position will have the responsibility to maintain custom and vendor web applications for both internal and external users of the hospital systems; these users include employees, patients, physicians and other users as the needs are defined. They will partner with multiple departments and groups to provide project leadership/management, application-specific subject matter expertise, and technical insight and impact as they relate to Jacksons intranet and internet presence.
They will be responsible for maintaining these applications in a ready state; including the core technical infrastructures that enable these applications. This position will work with users to define specific application needs; develop the appropriate design; build the application; produce documentation that meets organizations standards and needs; and then maintain support of that application. They will also act as the primary liaison between physicians and the Information Services group in relation to the Physician Portal application and will help to define the technical needs of that physician group with the goal of providing the highest levels of support for these physicians.
Job Specific Responsibilities:
Design, produce and support custom applications, using generally accepted development methodologies; collaborates with other departments or groups to ensure that the information services objectives are met.
Maintains a detailed understanding and working knowledge of all applications within their area of expertise and understands the relationships between other information systems within the organization.
Provides physician training on all physician applications and communications concerns and requests to Team Leader. Provides physician customer service through frequent rounding.
Responsible for installation, design, build, and testing of new software and upgrades to existing software. Writes and maintains detailed test plans for specific applications.
Collaborates with the appropriate resources in the evaluation of our development efforts and processes user feedback in a continuous effort to maintain positive relationships with our users.
Maintains up-to-date knowledge of trends and advances in the development and support of web technologies, relational databases, and other technical areas that are relevant.
Troubleshoots issues with existing or developed applications and works with the appropriate resources to resolve them.
Performs other duties as assigned for the benefit of the organization.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
Bachelors Degree required. Directly related experience may be considered in lieu of degree requirement. 2 4 years analyst experience along with exposure to various hospital software application.
Understanding and ability to use various web technologies; such as HTML, DHTML, and XML. Proficiency with some web tools; such as HTML Editors, SQL, Dreamweaver Ultradev, ColdFusion, Vignette or Microsoft Interdev. Proficiency with various relational databases; such as Microsoft Access, Microsoft SQL Server, or Oracle.
Some basic understanding of HL7. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; excellent analytical and interpersonal skills; familiar with information needs of clinical departments; understanding of hospital policies and procedures; excellent problem-solving skills. Ability to read, write and follow oral and written instructions.
Visual and hearing acuity. Ability to assist in moving, pulling, pushing equipment with a minimum of 30 pounds. Ability to; meet the attendance requirements of the job.
Ability to; communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Manual dexterity necessary for data entry/programming and equipment set up. Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time.
Jackson Hosptial & Clinic