The Applications Analyst II at St. Charles Health System (SCHS) is responsible for analyzing, planning, organizing and coordinating Healthcare Information System (HIS) applications and other related healthcare systems throughout the hospital and/or ambulatory clinics. This position does not directly manage any caregivers.
May perform additional duties of similar complexity within SCHS as required or assigned
Lead efforts to install and implement system patches, service packs and version upgrades as assigned; lead process improvement efforts; remain familiar with industry best practices; develop and maintain a roadmap for future system improvements; usher through simple to complex system environment changes.
Troubleshoot, identify root cause, and document problems of simple to high complexity for assigned applications and systems.
Analyze and manage systems of simple to high complexity to ensure service level agreements are met.
Collaborate with caregivers across the enterprise to build strong relationships; forms relationships with vendors to build strong partnerships.
Maintain data integrity and security for assigned applications and systems.
Assist in the preparation for and conduct of user training when required; mentor Application Analyst Level I's.
Collaborate with system users to provide business reporting; collaborate with the Infrastructure Team to provide system performance reporting.
Complete project tasks of simple to high complexity as assigned.
Develop system documentation as assigned per standards; draft minor changes to policy and procedures relating to documentation.
High School Diploma or GED required.
Graduate of an accredited college or university preferred.
Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration, management information systems, computer science or nursing preferred.
Personal Protective Equipment:
Must be able to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required to perform the job safely.
Minimum of four (4) years paid experience required or a combination of education and experience in the utilization of data processing principles and techniques, preferably in a healthcare environment which includes systems and procedures analysis, project management, systems support, or coordinating the data processing operations.
Continually (75% or more): Sitting, keyboard operation, use of clear and audible speaking voice and the ability to hear normal speech level.
Frequently (50%): Standing, lifting 1-10 pounds, grasping/squeezing.
Occasionally (25%): Bending, reaching overhead, carrying/pushing or pulling 1-10 pounds.
Rarely (10%): Walking, stooping/kneeling/crouching, climbing stairs.
Never (0%): Climbing ladder/step-stool, lifting/carrying/pushing or pulling 11-50 pounds, operation of a motor vehicle, ability to hear whispered speech level.
Exposure to Elemental Factors
Never (0%): Heat, cold, wet/slippery area, noise, dust, vibration, chemical solution, uneven surface.
Blood-Borne Pathogen (BBP) Exposure Category
No Risk for Exposure to BBP
St. Charles Health System - 12 months ago