Job title: Decision Support Lead (PID 1244.c)
Job type: Temp-To-Perm
Emp type: Full-time
Skills: Electronic Health Records Decision Support Clinical Processes Procurement Clinical Information Systems Order-Entry Systems Project Management Risk Management VHA Policy Healthcare
Pay interval: Hourly
Pay rate: USD $35.50
Location: Washington, DC, USA
Job published: 11/04/2021
Job ID: 32497
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Job Description


LCAT       Clinical Informaticist II

Location   Washington, DC

Role      Decision Support Lead (PID 1244.b)


Support the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Electronic Health Record Modernization (EHRM) program. Provides subject matter expertise across multiple domains and collaborates with other stakeholders to ensure cross-functional integration of Office of Electronic Health Records Modernization (OEHRM) and Veterans Health Administration (VHA) processes. Provide EHRM Joint Governance Support. Develop work products which will facilitate executive decision making in support of EHRM. Support the coordination of joint work groups across various EHRM Pillars, IPO as well as DoD. Support EHRM Governance Board activities or similar bodies. Guides detailed problem solving and design-related discussions to achieve the desired future state. Accountable for ensuring oversight of key issues and decisions as they progress through governance processes. Analyzes impact of key decisions on VA policy and operations.


Minimum qualifications:

   Minimum of 4 years of experience; an additional 8 years of relevant experience may be    substituted for degree requirements.

   Experience with VA

   Experience assessing information and knowledge-based needs of healthcare professionals and    patients

   Experience characterizing, evaluating, and refining clinical processes.

   Experience developing, implementing, and refining clinical decision support systems, and    leading or participating in the procurement, customization, development, implementation,    management, evaluation, and continuous improvement of clinical information systems, such as    EHRs and order-entry systems.

   Experience in project management, including risk management

Highly Preferred Qualifications:

   Experience in communicating to stakeholders and senior leaders

   Experience with VHA policy and operations.

  • Knowledge of VA governance processes



   Master’s degree or PhD in Healthcare or related scientific, technical, or clinical discipline