University of Utah PS Clinical Informatics Analyst in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 06/27/2018

Requisition Number PRN17647B

Job Title Coordinator, Information

Working Title PS Clinical Informatics Analyst

Job Grade D

FLSA Code Administrative

Patient Sensitive Job Code? Yes

Standard Hours per Week 40

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

VP Area U of U Health - Academics

Department 00848 - Pediatric Administration

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $31,600 to $51,699

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Job Summary

The Clinical Informatics Analyst will support the ambulatory clinical practices of pediatricUUMGsubspecialists in their usage of iCentra. This support will include analyses of workflows, processes, and data. Support will also include impact analysis. The analyst will oversee the collection, compilation, and input of data. The analyst will also assist in preparing reports and make recommendations accordingly to providers and administrators.


1.Oversees the collection and organization of data that are entered into databases.

2.Ensures the accuracy of data, analyzes conflicting data, and verifies/collects missing information.

3.Utilizes computer programs/software to analyze data; determines trends and changes in data.

4.Develops and presents recommendations for a course of action based on the analysis of data.

5.Provides documents/reports to administrators and outside agencies as required.

6.Handles special projects and creates special reports as needed.

7.Provides physician coaching for Meaningful Use and iCentra best practices.

8.Administers iCentra user story gathering and communicates findings with stakeholder groups.

9.Manages revenue integrity with University Medical Billing (UMB):

a.Works withUMBto determine if appropriate note types are being utilized by providers.

b.Ensures note templates provide the appropriate information for charge extraction.

c.Works with providers to minimize deviation and ensure they are following appropriate workflows when possible.

10.Acts as a system super user and expert of iCentra; acts as anENDtoENDresource for planning solutions that minimize side effect and maximize impact.

11.Performs testing on order routing; ensures order routing is going to the appropriate group(s) and has the correct information.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalency (2 years related work experience may be substituted for 1 year of education). Two years experience in collecting, organizing analyzing, and presenting data; and demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills required.

This position is patient sensitive and must fulfill all associated requirements.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


•Strong interpersonal skills

•Electronic Medical Record (EMR) experience, preferably with iCentra

•Two years of experience in a healthcare setting

•Ability to prioritization projects based on urgency and associated deadlines

Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.

To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to the URS retirement plan and other employees with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.