TENET HEALTH - Carondelet Health Network is committed to providing Southern Arizonans with a full spectrum of high-quality, cost-efficient health care. Our top priority is improving the health of all those we serve, and has been serving and caring for the Tucson and Southern Arizona community for over 130 years. We invite you to share in this commitment. No matter what position you seek, your experience, skills and compassion are greatly valued. We count on the strengths of each individual to bring our mission of care to the patients and families of Southern Arizona.
Established in 1961, St. Joseph's Hospital is a premiere medical campus serving Tucson and the Southwest. St. Joseph's is home to the Carondelet Neurological Institute and the Carondelet Joint Replacement Center. The 486-bed facility is an accredited Chest Pain Center, has been recognized by the American Heart and Stroke Association with a Get with the Guidelines Award for stroke care, and has nationally-certified Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs. Here you'll find one of the region's most comfortable labor and delivery units as well as high-quality care and customer service in programs such as cardiology, orthopedics, oncology, wound care, stroke, diabetes, emergency medicine and rehabilitation.
St. Mary's is recognized as a destination hospital for the most modern and minimally-invasive heart and vascular surgery, advanced stroke care, unique and personalized cancer treatment, and emergency care. Home of the Carondelet Heart & Vascular Institute and The Breast Center, St. Mary's Hospital offers every patient individualized care, personal attention by compassionate caregivers, and the finest team of physicians and surgeons available in the region.
Oversees Clinical Informatics for the Carondet Market to include St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Mary's Hospital, Holy Cross Hospital, Marana Micro Hospital, and Vail Freestanding ER.
The hospital Clinical Informatics Director (CID) will direct the implementation and optimization of clinical applications, projects and initiatives that support providers and clinicians in providing quality patient care in the most efficient manner using technology. The CID will combine their clinical knowledge and informatics expertise to promote the adoption and optimization of the electronic medical record (EMR). The CID will operationalize informatics that support policy, procedure and clinical standards. The CID is the subject matter expert for the EMR and will be responsible for select participation on work teams to design, build and test changes to the EMR.
Directs daily operation of the CI department. Establishes and enforces policies, procedures, standards and objectives.
Directs and supervises staff to include hire, evaluation, disciplinary action and/or termination.
Provides for the on-going effective operation of CI department and leadership to support the organization's mission, vision, goal and objectives.
The CID is responsible for communicating EMR changes to physicians, customizing content to support clinical workflow and educating nursing and department leaders on EMR changes.
The CID will regularly perform hospital rounds to provide informatics service and support to physicians and clinicians.
The CID is the primary point of contact for EMR issue escalation and resolution improving the customer experience.
The CID will align with information systems (IS) and clinical operations to operationalize changes that improve clinical workflow associated with the EMR.
The CID will collaborate with the MDI, nursing and key department leaders to promote the adoption of clinical applications and meet clinical and IS performance metrics through the effective use of data and reporting.
The CID has a direct report to the hospital CNO and a dotted line report to the MCID.
The CID is accountable for ensuring the hospital Medical Informatics Specialist or Clinical Informatics Specialist is performing job duties as assigned.
The CID collaborates with the MDI to improve physician and clinician satisfaction with the EMR, promote "voice of the customer" and improve IS service and support.
Required: Bachelor degree in Nursing. Exceptions to education requirements may be approved by Regional Clinical Informatics Director.
Required: 5 years of experience in clinical nursing, with 2 years of experience in Clinical Informatics.
Required: Current RN license. Preferred: Certification in Nursing Informatics with ANCC.
Lift/position up to 25 lbs. Push/pull up to 25 lbs. of force.
Frequent sitting. Moderate standing, walking, reaching, stooping, and bending.
Manual dexterity, mobility, touch, auditory to perform all the related duties of the job.
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant's or employee's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.