The Clinical Informatics Specialist is responsible for leading the development of analytics solutions for UCLA Health and Health Sciences by gathering business needs, documenting requirements, identifying appropriate data sources, developing reports, visualizations and various analytics solutions, and delivering them to stakeholders. In this role, you will provide analytical support for health management, including profiling, health economics, and business analytics/performance metrics. You will take direction from, and collaborate with, the Manager, Analytic Solutions, and the Director, Enterprise Analytics, on work priorities and manage the resolution of escalated issues.
5+ years of experience in a healthcare related organization
5+ years demonstrated expertise in MS SQL Server or Oracle
Epic Clarity Data Model certification in one or more modules strongly preferred (incumbent will be required to obtain their certification within 6 months of hire if they do not already have certification)
Epic build experience in a live environment strongly preferred
Epic implementation experience specific to clinical workflows and order management strongly preferred
Experience in visualization development with the use of Tableau and/or PowerBI strongly preferred
Extensive knowledge of data warehouse concepts, data modeling and structures, visualizations and reporting
Extensive knowledge of SAP Business Objects architecture, functions, features, and capabilities
Extensive knowledge of best practices regarding reporting, workflows, policies, procedures, systems and culture in a healthcare environment
Experience synthesizing information to identify opportunities to create new solutions and evaluate those solutions to ensure that they are effective
Experience in gathering, documenting, prioritizing and tracking requirements
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Ability to identify, document, resolve and/or escalate issues and maintain a complete issues log
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. 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.
At UCLA Health, you can help heal humankind, one patient at a time by improving health, alleviating suffering and delivering acts of kindness. As you do, you’ll achieve great things in your life and your career. We’re a world-class health organization with four hospitals consistently recognized among the nation’s very best as well as an internationally-renowned medical school, primary and specialty care clinics and much more. Within our dynamic, innovative and growing organization, you’ll find exceptional opportunities to make the most of your abilities in a supportive, empowering and inclusive environment. If you embrace our values of Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Teamwork, Excellence and Discovery we invite you to see all you can accomplish at UCLA Health.