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Informatics Analyst - Oncology

Req #:  110215
Facility:  Support Centers
Department:  Information Systems
City:  Oak Brook
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

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CLINICAL ANALYST - HIT Oncology Informatics, AdvocateAurora Health, Downers Grove, Ilinois

  • Full time, Days
  • Advocate Health, Downers Grove, Illinois


This position has accountability within the Cancer Institute for Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology and Cancer Registry departments across Advocate..

  • Acts as a resource for project plans and provides process optimization; including written project plans, reports, presentations and metrics that address planning and implementation activities, acceptance testing, on-going performance, system maintenance, training, end-user satisfaction and quality control.
  • This position provides technical support and coordination to site administrators.


  • Analytical, Technical and Problem Resolution Services providing analytical, technical and product proficiency to support all end users.
  • Resolves straightforward problems independently and complex problems with supervision from manager.
  • Multi-tasks to deliver high quality products and services to ensure on-time delivery. Manages client expectations, establishes positive working relationships, and provides excellent customer support for all post-implementation, system maintenance and on-going support issues.
  • Monitors the quality of the technical environment and assesses the impact on the end-users, and works with manager to identify and implement solutions. Opens tickets with appropriate support organizations and keeps management apprised of urgent issues.
  • Conducts system configuration changes and maintains staff security as approved my management. Assists with data migration, data security and data recovery.
  • Assists sites with testing and implementation of the disaster recovery plan.
  • Process Improvement and Analysis, by identifying and implementing Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) project initiatives, focusing on process optimization, system standardization, and process re-engineering.
  • Assists in establishing standards and procedures for Oncology system use. Documents system standards and helps facilitate standardization across all departments.
  • Partners with multidisciplinary clinical teams to execute and drive performance and system improvement opportunities.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Nursing, Radiation therapy or other related clinical field Or 3+ years Oncology EMR vendor support specialist experience with Elekta Mosai Q or Varian Aria EMRs
  • Experience in project implementations, strong experience with SQL, knowledge of local, state, and federal hospital accreditation requirements and laws.
  • Web Development experience, emerging technologies like (C#, .NET, ASP, JAVA)
  • Provides 24/7 On-Call rotation support, includes weekends and holidays.
  • Must have transportation and ability to travel to all Advocate sites that utilize an Oncology EMR.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and complete work within specified timeframes.
  • Fast paced environment with established time constraints.


About Advocate Health Care


Advocate Health Care is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest Accountable Care Organizations in the country. A national leader in population health management, Advocate operates nearly 400 sites of care and 12 hospitals, including three of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, five Level I trauma centers (the state’s highest designation in trauma care), three Level II trauma centers, one of the area’s largest home health and hospice companies and one of the region’s largest medical groups. Advocate trains more primary care physicians and residents at its four teaching hospitals than any other health system in the state. As a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ, Advocate contributed $692 million in charitable care and services to communities across Chicagoland and Central Illinois in 2016. Advocate is part of Advocate Aurora Health, the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the United States. We help people live well.




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