In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority (Island Health), patient & staff safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
Reporting to the Manager or designate, the Clinical Application Analyst is responsible for designing, building, testing, implementing and sustaining clinical applications functionality for use in healthcare. Through the application of clinical knowledge, and the analysis of current and future state processes, this position is responsible for ensuring application design decisions are made, clinical functionality is incorporated into application builds, and end-product continues to support clinical end-users in delivering patient-centric healthcare.
Education, Training And Experience
Graduation from a recognized degree or diploma program in computer science (such as Health Information Science), three years recent related experience (such as experience in a clinical area - patient care or health records, etc.) or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Skills And Abilities
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Ability to deal with others effectively.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
Ability to write programs in a variety of programming languages.
Ability to organize work.
Ability to operate related equipment