Epic HIM Analyst

Arlington, VA
Apr 06, 2021
Apr 09, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary The Epic HIM Analyst is the primary provider of support, information, customer service for application-related issues and opportunities. The role requires a blending of technical skills with a reasonable comprehension of the operational department and their information systems tools and requirements. In addition, this role provides analytical expertise to information systems end users with the overall objective of improving the use of application systems functionality (eg, enhance workflow, optimize business processes and identify appropriate systems solutions).Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned.Acts as the primary support contact for the application's end-users.Identifies issues that arise in their application area as well as issues that impact other application teams, and working to resolve themGuides workflow design, builds and tests the system, and analyzes other technical issues associated with Epic software.Identifies and implements requested changes to the system.Serves as a liaison between end users' workflow needs and Epic implementation staff.Communicates all necessary application changes, enhancements, and procedures to all necessary department teams.Maintaining regular communication with Epic representatives, including participating in weekly project team meetings.Works with Epic representatives, MFA's business partners, and end users to ensure the system meets the organization's business needs especially with regards to the project deliverables and timeline.Develops an understanding the clinical and operational needs to set the direction for the organization's workflows by attending site visits, workflow sessions, and other integrated sessions.Qualifications:EducationBachelor's degree (IT/Healthcare Focus Preferred) orAssociate's degree with at least four (4) years' experience.Skills/Experience 3 years minimum experience in healthcare specialty field and/or in a software vender environment preferred. Additional experience may be required based upon assignment.Adaptability/Flexibility: Demonstrating flexibility with respect to changing end-user business needs.Critical Thinking: The ability and willingness to see things in an open-minded way and examine an idea or concept from as many angles as possible.Dependability: The ability and willingness to take ownership of work activities and ensure that they are completed in an accurate, efficient, and timely manner.Listening: Listening attentively to ensure that the intended message has been accurately received, holding responses until the person has finished making his/her point, and repeating information to ensure accuracy.Problem Solving: Seeking, logically examining, and interpreting information from different sources to determine a problem's cause and developing a course of action to resolve the problem and to prevent its recurrence.Current Epic certification(s) for relevant applications. New hires and transfers have no more than 45 days from completion of MFA-sponsored Epic training to complete any required Epic certifications. Analysts must remain current on Epic Certifications, badges, trainings, and other credentials.