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Senior System Analyst, Cerner EMR

Job ID: 100979 Date posted: February 12, 2020

  • Sharp HealthCare
  • ISD Cerner EMR
  • Day Job
  • Full-Time

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The Senior System Analyst will help with key hospital initiatives and ongoing system support involving the Cerner Millennium application.  Our team is involved in projects like computerized physician order entry, physician usability, transcription signing, pharmacy enhancements, medication order interfaces, PharmNet support and a backup ADT system.  Analyzes customer requirements and translates them into solid system design, with an emphasis on enhancing patient care tools and improving user productivity.  Individual will spec, implement, support and build enhancements of the Millennium application.  Initiate and complete documentation including project change management, creative training resources and support documents. 

The Cerner Hospital Electronic Medical Record (EMR) team is responsible for the design, implementation, maintenance and customer support of the application.  Additionally the team is responsible for the integration of data from Flowcast to Cerner and from Cerner out to other system applications like OnBase.  The team collaborates with clients, vendors, team mates and other divisions across IS to meet customer, regulatory and IS infrastructure requirements for implementations and upgrades.  The team analyzes system problems, uses creativity to provide viable customer solutions, write and execute detailed test plans, and creates thorough documentation for issues escalated through the Technical Assistance Center.  All Cerner teams participate in the Cerner on call rotation for issues escalated through the Technical Assistance Center.

Sharp System Services have campuses located in the communities of Kearny Mesa and Serra Mesa and consist of the Spectrum location, the Ruffin Road location and Sharp Operations Center (SOC). These offices provide the centralized integrated system support services to the operating entities within the system. These services include: Strategic Planning, Business Development, Information Technology, Compliance, Internal Audit, Legal, Risk Management and Insurance, Contracts, Human Resources, Facilities Management and Development, Clinical Effectiveness, Finance, Nursing, Systems Supply Chain Services, Marketing and Communications, The Sharp Experience and Sharp University.


This position is located in Kearny Mesa, San Diego County



8 hour day shift, on-call rotation; evenings and weekends as needed 


Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Five (5) years of experience with systems analysis
  • Clinical Systems experience
  • Cerner Systems experience
  • Strong problem solving/analysis and customer service skills
  • Strong internal and external customer service skills
  • Strong communication skills

Preferred Skills and Qualifications   

  • Bachelor's degree in an applicable field; relevant experience in excess of five (5) years’ or appropriate certifications may be substituted       
  • Five (5) years of experience in health care
  • Experience in a healthcare position that included systems analysis and/or computer systems support activities

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.



  • Medical, vision and dental

  • Generous time off

  • Telecommute

  • Professional growth

  • Education reimbursement

  • Innovation

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