Clinical Informatics Specialist II - Nursing (8a-5p, M-F)

Position: Clinical Informatics Specialist II - Nursing (8a-5p, M-F)

Job ID: 147298

Location: US-TX-Houston


Talent Area: Professional - Non-Clinical

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a-5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital opening in 2017. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at    


We are searching for a Clinical Informatics Specialist II— someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you'll utilize the knowledge and skills of clinical practice to lead the optimal design, development, evaluation, and support of clinical technology solutions used by care providers to ensure that systems are consistent with professional standards of practice. This role will integrate nursing science, computer science, and information science to

manage and communicate data, information, and knowledge into clinical practice improvements.


Think you’ve got what it takes?



Responsibilities :



  • Participates in the planning and strategic development of clinical systems



  • Translates end user needs into system optimizations



  • Provides ongoing management of clinical informatics systems



  • Supports the improvement of clinical outcomes and clinician efficiency



  • Management of complex, simultaneous projects






  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business administration, healthcare administration, nursing or other related field



  • RN - Lic-Registered Nurses, NP - Nurse Practitioner, PNP-BC - Cert-Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, NNP - Neonatal Nurse Practitioner or FNP - Cert-Family Nurse Practitioner from Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas 





  • RCP - Lic- Respiratory Care – RCP from Texas Department of State Health Services, OT - Occupational Therapist from Executive Council of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Examiners, PT - Physical Therapist Executive Council of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Examiners, or RPH – Pharmacist form the Texas State Board of Pharmacy



  • 5 years of experience in hospital information systems selection, implementation and support, or specific clinical experience in nursing, respiratory care, occupational/physical therapy, or pharmacy



  • 1 year of experience in an informatics job role



  • 3 years of information systems related experience such as super user, information systems related committees, or golive support for information systems preferred



  • EPIC certification and/or proficiency preferred



  • Certification in Informatics preferred




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