Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.0 Shift: Day Hours: Monday - Friday, 1st shift
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Working under general supervision, this position is responsible for project leadership and ongoing information technology management for one or more small-to-medium sized operational area within the Medical Center. This position must lead project teams of IRT personnel and other department personnel in planning and executing projects in operational areas.
Either: (a) Bachelor's degree plus four additional years of related experience or (b) eight years total of related experience required.
In-depth knowledge of at least one area of information technology and a solid working knowledge of several areas of information technology required.
Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office required.
Adheres to and exhibits our organizational core values as outlined by Penn State Health.
Previous application support experience in a multi-facility healthcare setting
Previous experience with Cerner or other electronic health record applications
Knowledge and experience of Cerner SurgiNet and/or surgical supply chain applications
Ability to effectively assist with design, configuration, installation, maintenance, testing, and upgrades of complex software applications
Ability to coordinate with vendor and business users/clinicians on maintaining software, trouble-shooting issues, and planning for upgrades, patches, etc.
Ability to develop effective support procedures and create end user and technical documentation
Assist as team member for projects to implement/change/enhance electronic health record functionality
Ability to participate in on and off hours on call rotation
Effectively collaborate with IT, clinicians, and other support teams and end users at all levels of the organization
If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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