JOB SUMMARY: Valley Children's Hospital is seeking an experienced Registered Nurse with informatics experience serve as a leader in providing assistance and support in optimizing proficiency in the use of the electronic medical records. The Senior Informatics Support RN is an advanced practice informatics nurse and expert internal consultant vital to meeting the business needs of the organization who partners with Nursing, Clinical, Diagnostics, Providers, Clinics, Information Technology Services (ITS), Business/Administrative Services, Project Management (OPMO/ITPMO), and other partnering entities to successfully design, educate, implement, adopt and sustain interoperability within clinical and non-clinical information systems and practice across Valley Children's Healthcare.
Engage in informatics-based projects using ongoing process improvement and change management techniques
Responsible for identifying opportunities to reduce risk, improve workflows and care delivery, and diligent facilitating evidence-based, best practice and scope advocacy throughout projects, education, and technology
Accountable for facilitation, design, development, collaboration, implementation, support, and evaluation of clinical education programs and initiatives related to Clinical Informatics and the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) in alignment with the organizational strategic plan, regulatory requirements, and clinical outcomes
Drive collaboration with cross-functional departments to design, develop and deliver education that supports the learning needs of nursing, clinical, diagnostics, clinics, and specialty service line stakeholders
Draw on expertise and utilize knowledge of operational, clinical professional practice scope, and regulatory/accreditation requirements to maintain the continuing clinical education process and assure Valley Children's accreditation and compliance
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing required, Master's Degree in Informatics or related field preferred
Current CA RN license
Minimum 4 years clinical experience
Minimum 3 years electronic medical records support and informatics experience required
Minimum 1 year EPIC experience
Minimum 2 years' experience working in a team environment demonstrating the ability to take initiative, train and coach others through various learning technologies and mediums as well as implementing adult learning principles
EPIC Principal Trainer Certification in Primary Field required within 90 days of hire or transfer into position
RN-BC - Informatics Nursing Certification within 12 months of hire or transfer into position
PMP - Project Management Professional certification preferred
POSITION DETAILS: Full time, exempt level, benefitted position
LOCATION: Madera, CA
ABOUT VALLEY CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL: Based in Madera, CA, and ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best children's hospitals in the country in seven pediatric specialties and recently named one of the Nation's top children's Hospitals by The Leapfrog Group, Valley Children's has been open for nearly 70 years. It has grown from a 42-bed hospital to one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the Country. With hospitals and clinics located from Sacramento to San Luis Obispo, you are sure to find an opportunity that fits your lifestyle. Valley Children's maintains a family-like atmosphere to more than 3,000 employees and recognizes that employees play an important role in the success of the entire organization, so employees and their families are rewarded with robust benefits.
Valley Children's is proud to have dedicated staff committed to the highest quality of pediatric care. From the moment you enter the doors, you will feel at home. They have a strong presence in the community and tremendous pride for the care they deliver. Many Valley Children's employees have been with the organization for over 10 years while others more than 30 years and they continue to grow their career through supported professional growth and development.
Valley Children's main campus sits in the heart of one of the most beautiful states in the nation, just a short drive from three national parks and your choice of California coastline beaches. No matter your interest, you will have many opportunities for recreation, arts, entertainment, and more.
Valley Children’s Healthcare – one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation – provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children, from before birth to young adulthood. Our independent, nonprofit network offers highly specialized medical and surgical services to treat conditions ranging from common to the most unusual and complex at our 356-bed children’s hospital as well as through partner hospitals, specialty care centers, satellite practices and primary care services. Our family-centered, pediatric services extend from a leading pediatric cancer and blood diseases center on the West Coast, and our pediatric heart center known for its expertise and pioneering treatments, to our Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), the highest level referral center between Los Angeles and the Bay Area.
Valley Children’s consistently ranks at the top of our peer group for quality patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and nursing excellence. Recognized as a Magnet® designated facility since 2004 and granted the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence™ in critical care, Valley Chil...dren’s neonatal and pediatric intensive care units achieve some of the lowest mortality rates in the country while treating some of the sickest kids.
In affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine, Valley Children’s Pediatric Residency and fellowship programs provide first-class training for the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric surgical and medical specialists. With more than 550 physicians and 3,400 staff, Valley Children’s partners with other providers and organizations throughout our 12-county service area to support delivering the best care to kids closer to home.