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iMethods is currently looking for an Allscripts System Architect for a wonderful health system in Phoenix Arizona. This position will require someone to live within in 2 hrs of Phoenix. 80% remote/20% onsite.
The Enterprise Allscripts System Architect provides primary application expertise for the Allscripts Sunrise application(s), through the effective installation, configuration, operation and maintenance of application software and technical infrastructures. This position provides leadership in projects and problem resolution for system(s) by ensuring that system hardware, software and related procedures adhere to organizational values. This position is responsible for systems that cross multiple business functions (e.g., clinical, radiology, pharmacy, registration, and scheduling) and acts as the primary subject matter expert for the technical aspects of the Allscripts Sunrise System. The role requires broad knowledge for how our surrounding systems integrate with our Allscripts EHR.
Duties & Responsibilities
Provides primary application expertise for the Allscripts Sunrise Applications
Takes a lead role in installing new Sunrise applications
Takes a subject matter expert role in configuring Sunrise Applications
Providers guidance and input into the effective and reliable operation and support of the
May lead the deployment of new modules, upgrades, fixes and new installations.
Provides leadership in complex problem resolution with new and existing Sunrise application modules
Leads the development of test plans, including robust test cases from application/technical support perspective
Provides education and mentorship for non-clinical areas of implementing Sunrise Modules while leveraging other IT Teams to achieve outcomes
Bachelor’s degree in computer systems or health care field, or equivalent combination of post-secondary education and experience.
3-5 years of experience in a health care field is required.
5-7 years supporting Allscripts Sunrise applications is required (Ambulatory, Clinical, Financial or
Experience with interfaces between Healthcare Information Systems is required
Experience working with client-server environments is preferred
Experience working with relational databases is preferred
Experience with Clinical Decision Support, Crystal, and Microsoft Reporting Services is preferred
Experience with clinical systems like Sunquest Lab, Sunquest Radiology, Allscripts Sunrise Clinical Manager, Allscripts Scheduling and Registration, GE Centricity Pharmacy, GE Centricity PACS, GE Centricity Perioperative, Siemens Cardiology is preferred.
No certification/license/registry are required
This is a salaried position
Participates and leads implementation projects by completing all assigned project tasks
Effectively participates in department meetings/initiatives
Guides and mentors other team members by answering questions and providing ad hoc help
Acknowledges and assumes responsibility for actions, decisions, configurations, and implementations
Applies varying leadership skills and traits that create solutions and results to unexpected situations
Confirms understanding of project needs and personal assignments
Escalates to Clinical and Business area leaders when necessary
Identifies needs and participates in process improvement initiatives (e.G., rounding, committees). Takes a problem, knowledge of workflow and designs a best-practice solution
for the end users and supports strategic direction of the organization and supports all Sunrise Application workflows
Works well under pressure, takes direction, works well individually and within a team
Identifies needs, constraints, priorities of assigned work and organizes time efficiently
Is curious and seeks out new learning opportunities or solutions and effectively applies them in their current role
Maintains knowledge of application services, application integration and architecture patterns
Consistently demonstrates a collaborative communication style
Oral and written communication is clear and concise
Maintains a pleasant and caring attitude
Represents IT positively to other parts of the organization.
Is open to new ideas
Demonstrates active listening skills
Communicates technical information and ideas in ways that others will understand.
Works closely with the vendor and maintains effective vendor relationships
Acts as key adviser for applications that span across multiple business and discipline units
Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested
All Duties and Responsibilities must be performed in a manner consistent with and supportive of the Values:
Family-Centered care that focuses on the needs of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team
Excellence in clinical care, service and communication
Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals
Leadership that sets the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future
Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best care in the most cost-effective way