Senior Applications Specialist – EHR

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Canterbury
  • Date Advertised: 08-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: NZ/PC0554944
  • Job Title: Senior Applications Specialist – EHR
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  • Summary:
  • Permanent full-time role for a Senior Business Systems Analyst
  • Hands on technical role taking changes from the analysis stage through to production
  • Delivering clinical solutions across the South Islands health system

Our Purpose: Why we do it

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.

The Team: What we do

CDHB are looking for a person with at least five years’ experience in the IT industry with proven coding ability and a relevant tertiary ICT qualification, with a good mix of business analysis and technical IT capabilities, to join our Electronic Health Record team. This team supports and helps in the development of our Clinical Portal, Health Connect South (HCS), and all its encompassing applications, delivering this service to all clinicians across the South Island health system.

The Role: Where you fit in

This is a hands-on role, where primarily, you will be responsible for supporting HCS.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • ensuring the application is being utilized to its full functional potential. To do this you will be working with our customers across the South Island health system and with our partner Orion Health
  • as part of the team, ensuring our applications are well maintained and up to date with the latest versions.

Ideally you will possess the following capabilities:

  • Ability to support complex, integrated systems for multiple clients
  • Sound technical specification writing/documentation skills
  • Strong database query skills
  • Ability to analyse, isolate and interpret business requirements and develop appropriate technical solutions
  • Collaborating with others to achieve goals
  • Perform work with care, accuracy, and attention to detail
  • Able to change direction as appropriate based on new ideas, approaches, and strategies
  • Accept responsibility for your actions regardless of outcomes
  • Strives to meet quality standards and produce quality work products
  • Ability to apply technology and job-relevant skills to complete work tasks
  • Able to gather, organize, and analyse diverse sources of information
  • Able to resolve problems and identify solutions given available information

It would be an advantage having:

  • experience in software development
  • experience working in a hybrid cloud environment
  • experience working in a health IT environment
  • exposure to working in an agile environment.

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata

Putting people at the heart of all we do

Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.

Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.

Apply online, or contact us on careers recruitment@cdhb.health.nz

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now!