Cedars-Sinai Systems Integration Analyst in Los Angeles, California

Job Summary:

From within the IT department, under general supervision, supports various IT

systems and is responsible for the implementation, integration, and

maintenance of the assigned system(s). Serve as the liaison with the

functional department.

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Performs as liaison for EIS to the functional Department with the selected

software and hardware throughout design, implementation and maintenance

phases of the system.

  1. Coordinates communications and collaborates with the functional department

stake holders and concerned EIS departments to establish project timelines

and implementation milestones to achieve maximum utilization of available

systems. Demonstrates ability to follow-up to implement, coordinate and

complete these responsibilities accurately within established time frame.

  1. Coordinates the planning, requirements definition, system design, and

implementation of all system applications in collaboration with appropriate

stakeholders Clearly identifies decision points that must be achieved to

maintain the project timeline. Facilitates and manages the re-engineering of

systems and/or positions to maximize the benefits of automating department

functions and meet client / user needs.

  1. Attains seamless exchange of information and functionality between all

components of the system and user departments. Identifies the methodologies

and approaches for providing solutions to existing and new departmental

functions. Provides leadership and promotes effective collaboration and

teamwork among individuals from multiple disciplines, and across the


  1. May participate in user groups, advisory committees and/or feedback

sessions with appropriate participants to generate input and on-going support

as needed. Interdisciplinary participation will be sought at appropriate

phases of development and implementation.

  1. Coordinates and participates in system/UAT testing in conjunction with

involved parties.

  1. Independently or in collaboration with others, develops user training

materials and plans; leads/participates in user training.

  1. Assists with upgrade, enhancement, implementation and SDLC support for


  1. Documents and assists with change management process for technical and

functional changes to systems/software/applications.

  1. Gathers functional requirements from user departments, develops

functional design and specifications documentation for


  1. Responds promptly to customer needs.

  2. Assures systems are designed to conform to regulatory and Corporate

Compliance requirements.

Physical Requirements:

•Occasionally lifts up to 30 lbs

Work Environment:

•Office environment in a healthcare setting


•Participates in team on-call support during off-business hours


•Knowledge of HL7 and/or EDI X12, Healthcare integration required.

•Epic Bridges, HL7 certifications is a plus

•Experience working with EMR and/or Ancillary Healthcare products is a plus.

•Proficient in RDBMS concepts and using SQL.

Educational requirements and/or preferences:

•Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent

work experience

•2+ years of experience as an IT systems analyst, or operational end-user in a

large and complex environment, preferably in healthcare.

•Consulting experience in healthcare IT or health information a plus.

•Experience with gathering data requirements and documentation of these


•Basic understanding of business process mapping is required

•Understanding of the core business processes and services delivered in

assigned area.

•Strong interpersonal skills are required