CIS Analyst - Cardiovascular Applications

  • Adventist Health System
  • Altamonte Springs, FL, USA
  • Sep 23, 2017

Job Description

The Clinical Information Systems Analyst Intermediate has a comprehensive understanding of system build and implementation, the ability to analyze and understand business problems, and the knowledge to make solution recommendations that meet the organizational goals of maintaining clinical and business systems. They are dedicated to providing a secure, effective, integrated patient care delivery system that continually improves outcomes, reduces cost, increases efficiency, and enhances patients' experiences. Primary responsibilities include collaborating with clinicians and end users of the system to design, build, test, train, implement, evaluate, and maintain surgery, cardiovascular and/or other associated systems.

The Clinical Information Systems Analyst Intermediate must utilize the knowledge of clinical practice, computer science, and information technology to manage data and determine components that are suitable to build while maintaining alignment with the professional standards of clinical practice. They are responsible for coordinating with physicians and end users in the analysis and documentation of clinical workflows, performing gap analysis, identifying needed process changes, and developing future workflows during the implementation of new solutions or functionality. The ability to communicate with all levels of hospital leadership, clinicians, physicians, and ancillary department staff is essential for this position.

• Demonstrates advanced functional knowledge of one of the following nursing applications: Surgery, and/or Cardiovascular. Should have experience in Cardiovascular clinical and/or cardiology IS systems.
• Serves as a contributing member of the Surgery and Cardiovascular Application team, dedicated to the development of electronic documentation solutions that support clinical workflow and practice and align with the current best practice standards.
• Demonstrates knowledge of processes within the facility department.
• Ability to recommend customization of the application for unique department scenarios and build using application tools with minimal assistance from team members and/or the application manager.
• Designs, builds, and tests clinical application components and makes necessary changes using build tools with little direction and assistance from team members or the application manager.
• Communicates necessary changes made in the application amongst team members and site contacts as appropriate
• Develops and maintains system design documentation and outlines build steps using appropriate tools with some direction and assistance from team members or the application manager.
• Participates in team meetings, project meetings, and other meetings when requested.
• Understands how to plan and coordinate special projects using project management skills, tools, and AHS-IS methodologies with assistance from team members, the application manager and/or the project manager.
• Collaborates with hospital leadership, physicians, clinicians, end users, vendors and associates to develop and deploy electronic applications or new functionality.
• Assesses clinical workflow processes, identifies gaps, defines necessary process changes, and develops future workflows related to the implementation of new solutions or functionality.
• Assists the training team in the preparation of training materials and provides education on new applications or functionality. Conducts train-the-trainer, super-user, upgrade and/or other training with moderate direction from team members or the application manager.
• Actively participates in facility support through solution implementation, activation, and post-live support.


• Experience: 2-3+ years of experience with clinical/technical system application/implementations required.(Cerner application experience preferred)
• Microsoft suite of applications knowledge required

• 2-3+ years of clinical/technical background preferred
  • Experience with Cardiovascular clinical (Cardiology, CathLab, Interventional Radiology) and/or cardiology IS systems preferred
    • Experience with leading small groups or projects preferred

    • College Degree (AS, Diploma, B.A., B.S. or commensurate experience) in a field of study such as business, IS, or a healthcare related is required
    • Yearly participation in ongoing education either formal or through conferences, active professional organization participation, or journal presentations.
    • Completion of one professional certification within three years and maintenance of certification thereafter if applicable.