About Texas Children's Hospital
Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.
Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital opening in 2017. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.
To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.
The Senior Systems Analyst has a major role in developing Epic application solutions by investigating processes to understand data and communications flow with individual tasks and transactions within Texas Children's Integrated Delivery System. Think you have what it takes?
Essential duties and responsibilities:
- Translates users’ needs into detail requirement specifications.
- Facilitates and supports Epic system installation through the implementation cycle.
- Performs configuration analysis for system design.
- Analyzes system problems and modifications.
- Participates in the IDS Committee as an IS representative.
Knowledge and Skills
• Knowledge of current business practices and computing systems, interfaces, and Hospital and Medical Group Practice (Health Plan/Payer) standard software.
• Familiarity with various operating systems used by Hospital and Medical Group Practice data (Health Plan/Payer) processing techniques and practices.
• A working knowledge of a variety of hardware and software environments and of the healthcare industry is also required.
• Knowledge of Epic healthcare (Health Plan/Payer) applications.
• Project management and planning, observe process mapping, group presentation, leadership, team building, written and verbal communication, analytical, and organizational skills, ability to analyze the functionality of systems and their fit
with specifications, and the ability to work independently with minimum supervision.
• Epic certification is preferred
- H.S. Diploma or GED required
- Bachelor's Degree computer science, business administration, healthcare administration or other related field
- Epic certification is preferred
- 9 years experience in hospital information systems selection, implementation and support
- Bachelor’s degree will substitute four (4) years of work experience. Master’s degree will substitute for two (2) additional years of work experience.
Clinical experience: Up to two (2) years of clinical patient care and/or clinical research experience may substitute for up to two (2) years of information systems experience on a month to month basis.
*Direct work experience at the Epic Systems Corporation will be counted at a premium, with every one (1) year of Epic Systems Corporation experience counted as two (2) years of experience.