Randstad Programmer I in Springfield, Illinois
Monday, October 3, 2016
The Programmer I will:
Develop, code, test and debug new and existing interfaces
Work with technical staff to understand problems with clinical reports and data integration and develop specifications to resolve them
Resolve user complaints and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements
Assist in developing, modifying, and administering interface solutions within the Cerner Millennium suite of applications and manipulating HL7 data to and from downstream systems
Assists in design, maintenance, and support of complex and highly integrated computer-based application software in the Millennium application suite including integration with downstream electronic medical record (EMR) systems in use at the relevant hospital organizations.
Develop documentation to effectively communicate and analyze the information flow related to the delivery of quality patient care through various system interfaces
Serve as a project manager, trainer and analyst during design, development, evaluation, selection, implementation and ongoing support of all assigned systems
Bachelor s degree in computer science or other related field is required. Three to four years previous programming experience in a clinical environment and experience with electronic medical record systems may be considered in lieu of educational requirements.
3+ years of programming experience required, preferably in a healthcare setting.
Ability to program both standard and proprietary programming languages required. Knowledge of Cloverleaf, HL7, Unix, and TCL programming language preferred.
Basic level of understanding of databases, HL7 interfaces, networks, and interface engines required.
Experience with Cerner Millennium preferred
Demonstrated problem solving skills and ability to consistently exercise sound judgment and initiative in very stressful situations required. Ability to effectively manage competing priorities essential.
Availability for evening and weekend on-call as required for 24 hour, 7 day a week support of systems.