Location Children’s of Alabama
Birmingham, AL Schedule Full-time Shift Day shift Hours Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm Job Details Bachelors degree is preferred
This is a position in the Systems Administration and Integration Team in the Information Technology Department of Children’s of Alabama (Children’s).
The primary responsibility of this role is as the Administrator of clinical client/server application installations at Children’s. The supported applications provide the core clinical functionality supporting patient care; including, physician documentation, nursing documentation, patient care ordering, medication ordering, medication administration, and observation and result documentation. Responsibilities will also include administering and supporting application custom desktop integrations and third-party event integration software. The successful candidate will evidence, through experience and education, an aptitude for administering complex client/server software installations in a Microsoft environment. Preferred candidates will be experienced with Allscripts installation support and/or other enterprise healthcare software installations.
Responsibilities include maintaining a thorough understanding of the architecture and environment of the installations, and the implications of change on the performance and functionality of the applications. Responsibilities also include coordination of change management, software and firmware installations and upgrades, development migration and deployment, internal and third-party software integration, and downtime planning and support. Associated responsibilities include supporting and facilitating the activities of the Children’s development and training teams; as well as, liaising with vendor software support teams. Fulfilling the Administrator responsibilities will include monitoring and troubleshooting the delivery and performance of the applications in development, test, training, and production environments.
Bachelors’ Degree in Computer Science, Technology Management, or related Information Technology degree combined with three years experience in a similar role in a Healthcare Technology Department
Associates Degree in Computer Science, Technology Management, or related Information Technology degree combined with five years experience in a similar role in a Healthcare Technology Department
Seven years of progressively responsible experience in a similar role in a Healthcare Technology Department
Experience with administering an enterprise class client/server application installations in a healthcare environment with advanced process automation Experience with administering an Allscripts Sunrise Clinical Solutions Suite Installation Experience with Connexall event integration engine Experience Experience with Citrix based application delivery Experience with administering a Microsoft SharePoint installation Experience with administering an application installation in a VM Ware virtual architecture Experience with Microsoft Active Directory integration
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About this company
We consider Children's of Alabama the best place to practice, to learn and to provide all levels of pediatric care. We are respected as a leader throughout the nation. In fact, Children's is the only facility in the state of Alabama dedicated solely to pediatrics and receives referrals not only from this state, but the entire Southeast. Every Children's of Alabama employee is integral in ensuring comprehensive care that focuses on the needs of our patients and their family. The mission of Children's of Alabama is to provide the finest pediatric health services to all children in an environment that fosters excellence in research and medical education. Children's of Alabama will be an advocate for all children and work to educate the public about issues affecting children's health and well-being. The vision of Children's of Alabama is a better childhood for all children. We envision a childhood where all children have access to healthcare, live in safe neighborhoods, grow up in economically-stable families and attend functional schools within communities that value each child as a unique human being. Children's of Alabama values Compassion, Commitment, Innovation, Trust and Teamwork.