Job posted by: The Fund for Public Health in New York, Inc.
Posted on: February 3, 2014
PRIMARY CARE INFORMATION PROJECT
"New York City Regional Electronic Adoption Center for Health"
The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH), Primary Care Information Project (PCIP) is devoted to improving population health in underserved neighborhoods through health information technology. The Primary Care Information Project is the largest project of its kind nationwide, focusing on extending prevention-oriented electronic health records (EHRs) to primary care providers in NYC. Our mission is to transform the quality of health care services in NYC, especially in medically underserved communities, by helping providers to use an electronic health care delivery system to improve the quality of care. To find out more about this cutting edge initiative, visitwww.nyc.gov/pcip.
In collaboration with The Fund for Public Health in New York (FPHNY), a not for profit corporation serving as program partner with DOHMH to implement and advance public health initiatives, NYC REACH is seeking an Implementation Specialist.
As an Implementation Specialist,you will be responsible for supporting NYC REACH providers with EHR implementation project management support and Meaningful Use guidance. This will require frequent contact with providers, EHR vendors and other stakeholders to ensure the timely completion of project and contract deliverables. The EHR consultant will utilize a combination of software systems to track the progress of meaningful use achievement for a caseload of New York City providers. The ideal candidate will have strong project management, problem solving, and communication skills to identify barriers in Meaningful Use achievement and resolve problems in a complex working environment. In addition, the candidate should have prior experience using one or several EHR systems, such as: eClinicalWorks, MDLand, Allscripts, GE, and NextGen.
Major duties include:
FPHNY offers a competitive salary and benefits package. If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please submit your resume, with cover letter including salary requirements, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate "Implementation Specialist_your name" in the subject line.
The Fund for Public Health in New York, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages a diverse pool of candidates to apply.