The Clinical EHR Analyst assists hospital managers, end users, and other members of the Baylor Scott & White Surgical Hospital at Fort Worth, Baylor Scott & White Surgical Hospital at Fort Worth Outpatient Center and the USPI EHR analyst team in maintaining the Electronic Health System, problem solving, education and training of both incumbent and new staff, testing and implementation of fixes, and evaluating and planning for the installation and integration of new technology. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Monitor documentation and departmental processes to ensure compliance and billing accuracy
Monitor use of preference cards for efficiency in inventory and documentation and ensure continuing regular review and accuracy
Assist with testing of new functionality or fixes
Ensure issues follow the appropriate chain of problem solving and are logged as a Cerner Service Request (SR) if an actual system issue
Assist other Cerner analysts with Service Requests (SRs) for problem solving or change requests for system issues
Provide support and trouble shoot issues with home office, EHR team and other facilities
Be on call to support end users as needed
Provide remote or onsite support for USPI home office or other USPI facilities as needed by maintaining personal networks developed through training and conversion
Ensures end users operate hardware and equipment safely and properly by completing preventive maintenance, troubleshooting malfunctions, evaluating and testing new equipment
Provide key support to the USPI home office or other USPI facilities with effective communication to the end user of expectations of documentation in the system, coaching, counseling, testing systems, policies, and procedures
Required skills include:
Strong understand and usage of EMR - preferably Cerner
Ability to adapt to change quickly, strong knowledge base relative to surgery procedures and management of the surgical patient.
Understands principles of aseptic technique and their implementation.
Excellent teaching skills.
Basic knowledge of continuous quality improvement ideology.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to make independent decisions
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects
Excellent computer skills
Ability to research and collect data for reporting purposes
Required education and experience include:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Current Texas Nursing License.
Minimum of two (2) years experience in a hospital setting.
Minumum 2 years experience with Cerner EHR system preferred
United Surgical Partners International