: Central Road Plaza II
: Full time
Starting with job offers dated February 1, 2012 and after, Geisinger Health System will no longer hire applicants who use tobacco products, including cigarettes, cigars and chewing or smokeless tobacco. Applicants will be screened for nicotine as part of the pre-employment physical process. Nicotine will be part of the urine drug screen. Applicants who test positive for nicotine will not be offered employment. Applicants who test positive may re-apply for jobs with Geisinger in six months.
Responsible for assisting with project completion including analysis, training, testing,
documentation problem resolution and implementation an application. Provides input into
Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of the Geisinger Health System (GHS)
in its efforts to provide quality patient care and patient satisfaction.
Receives general supervision from the Director, HIM.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Demonstrated a strong general understanding of personal computers, Microsoft Word and
Demonstrated excellent written and oral communication skills.
Demonstrated abilities in analytical thinking for problem solving.
Demonstrated ability to effectively interact in a team environment and with high-level
General understanding of the health care industry preferred.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Associate's degree or technical diploma in the field of information technology is required; Bachelor's degree preferred. In lieu of a degree, 3 years of information technology in an application/user support role may be considered.
Experience working in a client/server environment and in direct support of applications is preferred. Basic knowledge of Transact SQL is preferred. Proficiency with the Microsoft suite of products preferred
If a suitably experienced candidate cannot be found, applicants who meet the basic qualifications but possess fewer years of experience will be considered for hire at a lower level. Salary would be commensurate with experience.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Work is typically performed in an office environment.
Competencies and skills:
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- Working knowledge including but not limited to the following: Microsoft Operating System and Network Operating System (NOS), Novell Netware, Unix Operating System, Citrix, microcomputer software and an understanding of Client / Server applications.
- Demonstrates the ability to visualize, articulate, and solve complex problems and concepts, and make decisions that make sense based on available information.
- Demonstrates oral, written, and electronic communication skills.
- Must be able to work and communicate effectively in a team environment.
- Working knowledge including but not limited to the following: Database skills, Cache programming language, Visual Basic, and other programming skills.
Geisinger Health System serves nearly 3 million people in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania and has been nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 4 hospitals, 38 community practice sites and more than 900 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.
As a not-for-profit, integrated-delivery health system, Geisinger is a national model of physician-led healthcare delivery. Geisinger is a leading-edge teaching institution with nearly 40 accredited residency and fellowship programs. Geisinger performs cutting-edge laboratory research at The Sigfried and JanetWeisCenter for Research.
The fourth annual Thomson Reuters 15 Top Health Systems study ranks Geisinger as one of the top 15 health systems in the United States. Geisinger was also recently named to the Becker’s Hospital Review “100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare” list for 2011.
Geisinger offers a competitive compensation package beginning day one of hire including comprehensive medical and retirement program benefits, domestic partner benefits, and more.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer
Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply
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