The role of this position requires solid clinical knowledge and experience in developing, implementing and providing operational support for clinical information systems. This role will seek to optimize clinical system report writing to meet departmental and organizationâs needs. This individual must be able to foster teamwork through collaboration with clinicians, project managers, vendors, regulatory agencies and technical experts to ensure the design and deployment of information that will result in improved care and outcomes for our patients. The individual must use expert knowledge to aggregate data from disparate systems and create analytics to solve healthcare problems or support decision making operationally, clinically and financially. The individual will be responsible for concise, accurate and well compiled information. The clinical informatics specialist will work with sometimes largescale data sets and apply analytics (including situation applications) in response to end user requirements.
Minimum Education:â¢Bachelor of Science in computer science, information systems, informatics discipline or a related fieldPreferred:â¢Masterâs degree in a related field preferred Minimum Experience/Knowledge:â¢2-5 years of practical experience in supporting the data preparation requirements of an interdisciplinary team in a large-scale data analytics context with at least 3 yearsâ experience in a healthcare environment.â¢Must be knowledgeable about existing programs available for data validation and data cleansing.â¢Experience with high-level analytics tools and data formats.â¢Experience in statistics, algorithms, graph-based software.â¢Strong communication and leadership skills.â¢Demonstrated ability to adapt easily to change and lead others in a team environment.â¢Demonstrated experience in database and data manipulation and presentation.Preferred: â¢A proven track record in the use of a clinical quality database.â¢Biostatistics skills-specific experience with statistical methods for data collection and analysis.Required License/Certification:Preferred:â¢Certification: lean six sigma or informatics or willing to obtain within 1 year of hireâ¢Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.
Internal Number: REQ20094929
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.