Clinical Application Specialist (PowerChart Maternity Project)

Business / Systems Analyst
REQ83612 Requisition #
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Employment Type: Temporary Full Time up to December 2019
Position Classification: Health Manager Level 3
Remuneration: $2,126.56 - $2,424.29 per week
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ83612

An exciting opportunity to work within one of the largest Health Districts in NSW!

Where you'll be working

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (RPAH) is a major metropolitan tertiary referral hospital and a principal provider of specialist healthcare. It remains one of the nation’s most respected hospitals, with a distinguished history serving the health needs of local, state-wide, national and international communities.

What you'll be doing
The position has primary responsibility for the PowerChart Maternity module that will streamline the processes currently used to deliver and manage maternity services to patients.
Responsible for the day to day management of activities relevant to and assisting in the planning and implementation of the eMR clinical application in relation to workflow and electronic documentation.  Responsibilities include an understanding of multiple eMR modules; some examples include scheduling, order management, clinical documentation.
The position is a core member of the project team and will be required to undertake activities directly related to the build of electronic documentation, orders, iView, flowsheets, and summary views. Although this position will be based at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital campus there may be a requirement to work from time to time at the other Sydney Local Health District facilities.

The eMR Team provides support for a system that is in use 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This position will provide front-line staff with eMR application support and issues management and the successful occupant may be required to provide support out of hours to ensure availability of the system.

Selection Criteria

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications and/or clinical experience in a hospital setting, especially experience with maternity clinical processes.
  • Strong and demonstrated experience in the configuration and deployment of clinical applications such as electronic medical record systems.
  • High level software skills that includes a proven ability to quickly understand complex systems, business processes and concepts with extensive experience in software architecture and development lifecycles.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and organisational skills, and proven ability to work across IT systems and projects simultaneously and work effectively in an environment of competing demands. The written skill includes experience in providing quality documentation, status reports and other written communications utilising Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Visio, and PowerPoint.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively and to analyse client requirements and to deliver solutions that meet client’s needs to a high standard.
  • Demonstrated experience in problem identification, analysis and resolution in a multi-user clinical information system.


SLHD is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disability are encouraged to apply for all internal and externally advertised positions. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.

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Applications Close: 21 January 2018 

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