UnityPoint Health EHR Solutions Architect in Des Moines, Iowa
The EHR Solutions Architect provides enterprise-wide Windows-based EHR server and application support for complex systems and interconnected technologies that require day-to-day support and administration to maintain optimum performance and utilization.
Installs, configures, maintains, and supports Windows operating systems (OS) and servers to support the enterprise electronic health record (EHR).
Coordinates, implements and sets up integration for all Windows-based EHR applications and services, including some build and configuration on the database server.
Installs, tests, and maintains EHR front end Citrix servers and support service application servers including all EHR vendor application updates and patches.
Installs, configures, maintains, and supports enterprise single sign-on (SSO) servers and applications providing end user application access.
Responsible for overseeing resolution of system issues including the participation in on-call rotation to provide after-hours support.
Develops procedures, tools and scripts for security and management as well as standard policies per environment changes and audit results.
Creates and maintains system documentation for updates made to the infrastructure environment in addition to developing and implementing disaster recovery procedures to ensure business continuity.
Supports EHR and SSO integration for new site rollouts and builds SSO integration for new applications.
Develops performance improvement initiatives for EHR and SSO system environment.
Maintains system availability reporting, outlining performance characteristics.
Understands the foundational structures of the enterprise EHR and SSO software.
Communicates environment activities, including refreshes, downtimes, upgrades and patches and can bridge the gap between application and technical terminology by communicating effectively across multiple teams.
Advanced ability to research, analyze and recommend new technologies and software applications to meet the company’s needs as well as recommend improvements to existing solutions.
Provides input into preparation of project plans monitoring own task schedule.
Documents and develops in-depth knowledge of company’s existing IT architecture/infrastructure and technology portfolio, makes recommendations for improvements and/or alternatives.
Develops documents, makes recommendations, and communicates plans for investing in IT infrastructure, including analysis of cost reduction opportunities.
Works collaboratively with other IT group members to ensure optimal application/system functionality.
- Bachelor’s degree in related filed or direct and applicable work experience.
Five years Windows Server experience
Previous Healthcare IT background preferred
MCSE, XenApp or other industry certifications preferred
Epic ECSM certification preferred
Critical decision-making ability
Manages priorities and dead lines
Good problem-solving ability
Promotes Professional and Team Environment.
Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English
Advanced skill in creating and maintaining technical documentation.
Advanced troubleshooting skills and ability to critically think through issues.
Previous experience with Epic EHR a preferred
Previous experience with Imprivata SSO products is preferred
Strong coaching and leadership experience.
Strong healthcare industry knowledge and experience.
Requisition ID: 2019-56060
Street: 6100 Thornton
Name: 9010 Administration
Name: Data Management
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0
FLSA Status: Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: Days - Mon-Fri
External Company Name: UnityPoint Health
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org