Clinical Informatics Nurse

Job description

Moab Regional Hospital is seeking a Clinical Informatics Nurse to join our hospital team. This role is designed for a registered nurse who is highly comfortable with technology of all types particularly with electronic medical records (EMR) and has a passion for ensuring quality patient care through improved technological functionality. This role will be responsible to provide EMR training to new hires and on-going training to clinical and non-clinical staff as well as providers. MRH uses several EMRs and clinical information systems (CISs). This position will be expected to learn the ins and outs of these systems and become a “super user” so they can provide support to staff and providers through configuration and troubleshooting. 

In addition, the Clinical Informatics Nurse will be instrumental in the design and implementation of MRH’s next EMR. Expected design, understanding of workflows and prototyping of the new EMR will commence late 2021 and will continue throughout 2022. Deployment of the new EMR is expected sometime late 2022 through 2023. Further, the Clinical Informatics Nurse will work with the MRH financial teams to improve the hospital’s revenue cycle process.

This is a full-time (40 hours/week), year-round position. Schedule is generally Monday-Friday, 8:00 am -5:00 pm; some flexibility is needed to work an occasional evening, early morning, and/or weekend, depending on departmental needs.

What makes Moab Regional Hospital a great place to work?

  • · Wide range of benefits, including insurance, retirement, and paid time off
  • · Collaborative and supportive workplace
  • · Professional growth opportunities including continuing education, trainings, and more!

Our people make the difference. We promote from within and support our staff as they build careers in healthcare. Our employees are energetic, collaborative, and passionate about serving our community. You can enjoy steady work and still have plenty of time to enjoy all that the Moab area has to offer.

Job requirements

  • Active, unencumbered RN license in the State of Utah or compact state, required.
  • Must be comfortable working with Microsoft Windows operating system and Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to float in nursing departments to learn patient flow and technological needs, required.
  • Ability to build and maintain positive and effective workplace relationships, required.
  • Ability to work comfortably with staff in small group settings or on a one-on-one basis.
  • Prior experience and high level of comfort with electronic health records, required.
  • Prior experience developing and/or providing in-service experiences, preferred.
  • Prior experience as an educator and as a change management advocate, preferred.
  • Must be reliable and timely with work schedule.
  • Must have schedule flexibility to work on occasional weekends, nights, and/or holidays.
  • Prior nursing experience within a medical, surgical, ER, ambulatory or clinic setting, required; three or more years’ experience, preferred.
  • Prior clinical IT experience, preferred.
  • Great customer service and communication skills (including oral, written, and listening skills).
  • Able to receive and manage sensitive information professionally and maintain confidentiality at all times.
  • Able to handle stressful situations calmly and professionally; emotionally mature.
  • Reliable and timely with work schedule.
  • Other duties as assigned

Moab Regional Hospital is proud to be a Drug Free Workplace and EOE.

All positions subject to close without notice. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

This job ad is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.