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Clinical Informatics Specialist - Contractor Role

Galen HealthCare Solutions Burlington, VT

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

About Us: 

Galen is an award-winning healthcare IT technical & professional services and solutions company providing highly-skilled, cross-platform expertise. We have partnered with specialty practices, hospitals, health information exchanges, health systems and integrated delivery networks to provide high-quality, expert level IT consulting services & solutions including strategy, data archiving, data migration, optimization, project management, and interoperability. Our Technical and Professional Services groups are ranked #1 in KLAS by our clients, including winning 2021’s Top Overall IT Services Firm award. But Galen is more than an IT company. We are a team of talented individuals who build meaningful relationships and produce exceptional results. That’s why Galen has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of the Best Places to Work for the past 9 years. 

About You: 

We are seeking professionals who are interested in a long-term career in healthcare consulting. Qualified candidates are driven to excel, produce superior results and are passionate about their work in the Healthcare technology field. Candidates are willing to travel and committed to achieving project goals. The role will provide the opportunity to build upon those skills in an environment that is challenging, while working with a team that is supportive and promotes professional growth. The Clinical Informatics Specialist will work with clients on designing, implementing, and supporting clinical applications and systems according to all industry best practices and applicable health care related regulations. The specialist will provide leadership and implementation expertise required for the analysis, design, testing, reporting, and documentation of client applications. This position participates in a wide variety of high level projects including transitions to new systems/solutions and modifications of existing systems/solutions.

Responsibilities May Include:
  • Implement applications, tools, and processes that assist clinicians with the management of data in patient care and the provision of health care.
  • Recommends innovative ideas, processes, and/or procedures for enhancements, additions, and modifications to improve existing systems
  • Facilitate clinical content team – work with physicians, nurses, pharmacists and other health care professionals to evaluate current EMR functionality and develop future applications by building consensus and using efficient decision-making processes.
  • Design and implement educational and clinical services programs; support end-user training.
  • Assist with application implementation and system customization including the development of alerts/hard stops, data integration, order generation, automation of document entry and enforcement of adherence to workflows.
  • Researches patient data across multiple applications to resolve discrepancies and/or improve work flow.
  • Serves as a resource person for daily operational issues within the electronic health record.
Position Key Accountabilities:
  • Experienced in clinical systems implementations and support including system configuration, custom development, maintenance and software upgrades.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently, exercise creativity, and maintain a positive attitude
  • Ability to travel or work after hours as required by Galen and our client
  • Ability to communicate effectively, with excellent verbal and written communication skills
Minimum Experience:
  • Three to five (3-5) years experience in healthcare required
  • Medical terminology and understanding of workflows is critical
  • Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare and/or Information Sciences highly desirable but not required.
  • Must be proficient and have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.).

This is a contractor role.

Galen HealthCare Solutions


Burlington, VT



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