The Market Clinical Informatics Director (MCID) is a leadership position that aligns the market with information systems (IS) and clinical operations at the enterprise level. The MCID is a liaison accountable at the market or group level for maintaining standards, achieving clinical metrics using data, and advancing clinical and IS initiatives consistent with the goals and objectives outlined by executive leaders. MCID retains responsibility for one facility while providing leadership to the hospital CIs within market.
The MCID provides guidance and direction in the implementation of clinical applications and the support of clinical projects, initiatives, and changes to the EMR. The MCID will direct and influence change at the market level to improve clinical workflow associated with the EMR. The MCID will collaborate with the RCID, CDL, MDI and hospital CI in the market to promote the adoption of clinical applications and meet clinical and IS performance metrics through the use of data. The MCID advocates for the group or market and represents the CI community on project sub-groups and national calls as directed by the RCID.
The MCID provides mentorship and guidance to the hospital clinical informaticist to ensure they are fulfilling their role as an informatics subject matter expert with maximum effectiveness. The MCID has a direct report to the group CNO and a dotted line report to the RCID.
The MCID demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and ensures that communications are clear, concise, timely and align with clinical and IS strategic imperatives. The MCID role is a critical role accountable for improving provider and clinician satisfaction, maintaining standards, meeting performance metrics, and improving overall adoption and optimization of the EHR.
Required: Current RN license
Required: Master's degree in nursing. Exceptions to education requirements may be approved by Regional Clinical Informatics Director.
Required: 5 years of experience in clinical informatics, with 3 years in a multi-hospital organization in support and optimization of electronic patient records (EHR) using corporate-wide standards. Experience with major acute care EHR vendors (i.e. Cerner, Epic, Meditech) a plus.
Preferred: Certification in nursing informatics with ANCC. Must obtain certification within the first year.
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: Modesto, California
Facility: Doctors Medical Center of Modesto
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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