Rush University Medical Center Sr App Analyst Epic in Chicago, Illinois
Job Title: Sr App Analyst Epic
Department: I S Clinical Systems
Full/Part: Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)
Job Number: 2018-2196
Sr. Application Analyst, Epic
Epic Application Analyst opportunities in Rush University Medical Center’s Department of Clinical Information Systems offer a highly collaborative environment and very promising career path!
The Epic Senior Analyst of specialty modules provides hands-on expertise to deploy solutions for the Rush enterprise. The Senior Analyst works as a member of the Clinical Information Systems team that will support Epic’s specialty applications such as Telemedicine, MyChart, Welcome, EpicCare Link, and Care Everywhere, as well as other applications requested by Rush. Under minimal supervision, analyzes problems in terms of Rush workflows/policies/procedures, Epic functionality, end-user knowledge, and training requirements. He/she is a recognized expert for his/her application(s) and applies knowledge of Epic functionality to address Rush issues. Participates in end-user design and validation meetings and supports roll-out of new implementations by participation in end-user acceptance testing, design of training modules, integrated testing and command center support. Supports live applications and sites by sharing on-call support, monitoring Help Desk tickets and designing enhancement and optimization solutions.
Performs analysis, design, development and maintenance of Epic’s specialty applications such as MyChart and Care Everywhere as well as other hospital-related applications
Configures vendor applications and products
Maintains system documentation and develops system specifications and procedures
Defines and documents user requirements
Learns and understands user department practices and procedures
Applies project planning and project management methodologies
Coordinates and leads short duration projects; monitoring project process, progress and results
Develops test plans, prepares test data and performs system testing
Provides on-site user support during implementations
Takes on-call for system application support at scheduled times
Audits data entered by end users
Troubleshoots and tracks issues and problems
Applies systems development methodology to solve problems
Handles multiple assignments simultaneously
Follows Change Management processes
Position Qualifications Include:
Minimum 4 years’ experience
Experience with one of the following Epic modules highly desirable: MyChart, Care Everywhere, certification optional
Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science, information systems or health care related field
Experience working in a hospital or other health care organization desirable
Experience implementing industry best practices to drive optimized operations
Excellent oral and written communication skills with technical and clinical audiences
Excellent analytical skills
Exceptional organizational skills to facilitate work in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
Able to articulate customer business problems
Strong technical command of common office tools (e.g. Microsoft Office suite, departmental applications)
Rush is an academic health system comprising Rush University Medical Center, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital.
Ranked among the top academic medical centers in the country, Rush University Medical Center is an outstanding place to enhance your career. Everything we do centers on one goal: improving patient care.
Rush has been named one of the 100 Top Hospitals in the country by Truven Health Analytics three times.
In U.S. News & World Report's 2017-2018 Best Hospitals issue, Rush ranked among the top 50 hospitals in 8 of 16 categories.
Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.