Northwell Health Applications Analyst -- AEHR Implementation -- Allscripts TouchWorks -- Full Time -- Manhasset in Manhasset, New York

Req Number 0015Q6

Job Category Information Technology

Job Description

Applications Analyst participates in the design, development and implementation of assigned healthcare applications. Defines and implements user-driven system enhancements / modifications.

Job responsibilities also include :

  • Participates in the design, implementation, and maintenance of system applications.

  • Uses standard project planning methodologies

  • Uses knowledge of present and planned applications installed or to be installed, has expertise in healthcare applications.

  • Applies technical expertise in file/screen building, report writing and maintaining master files, profiles and forms.

  • Develops specifications to support the design of new or modified applications.

  • Serves as a liaison with user departments in design, implementation, and modification of applications.

  • Analyzes the current environment’s system policies in order to meet Information Services and user expectations.

  • Participates in troubleshooting application problems.

  • Uses standard problem management methodologies.

  • Reviews software problems, analyzes issues and develops potential solutions.

  • Documents all software problems, solutions and outcomes for future reference.

  • Prepares user defined custom reports.

  • Reviews and evaluates user requests/needs and implements necessary/ appropriates changes.

  • Documents all programming requests and follows established programming standards.

  • Implements vendor system enhancements and custom programs.

  • Follows established program change control methodologies for all clinical systems modification and maintenance projects.

  • Tests updated systems to ensure quality assurance standards have been met.

  • Administers support programs for all facility/function-wide applications.

  • Ensures the proper tools are in place for departmental areas to function properly.

  • Participates in the administration of training programs for health system on the use of applications for specific departmental needs.

  • May develop training materials and conduct training sessions for assigned system applications, as necessary.

  • Performs related duties, as required.

  • *ADA Essential Functions

Qualifications

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Information Technology or related field, required AND a minimum of three (3) years related clinical computer experience in a hospital or practice setting, required.

OR

  • High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of ten (10) years related clinical computer experience in a hospital or practice setting, required.

  • Knowledge of CPT and ICD coding, required.

  • Knowledge of federal, state and third party rules and regulations, required.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, required.

Our Culture

Transforming care, optimizing patient satisfaction and creating better patient outcomes are just some of the things our talented team members are doing at Northwell Health each and every day. As a culture committed to providing our customers with the highest quality service, we stand behind our core values: Patients first; Caring; Excellence; Innovation; Integrity and Teamwork. It is our commitment and our culture that sets us apart from others and is the cornerstone of everything we do. Join an organization whose team members are valued, cared for and offered continuous opportunities to grow. Click on the link to learn more about us: https://www.northwell.edu/about/vision-and-leadership/vision-and-leadership-mission-statement

Please note: Northwell Health is a smoke-free environment. Smoking and the use of tobacco products is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. Free smoking cessation programs and quit medications are offered to team members who wish to quit through the Northwell Health Center for Tobacco Control.