Health Informatic Specialist II(Ambulatory Informatics)
Holy Cross

Silver Spring, Maryland

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Employment Type:
Full time
Day Shift

The goal of informatics is to improve the health of populations, communities, families, and individuals by optimizing information management and communication.
These activities include the design and use of informatics solutions and technology to support all areas of health care delivery, including, but not limited to, the direct provision of care, establishing effective administrative systems, managing and delivering education experiences, enhancing lifelong learning, and supporting health care research.

1.Knows, understands, incorporates, and demonstrates the Holy Cross (Trinity Health) Mission, Vision, and Values in behaviors, practices, and decisions.

2.Executes position responsibilities that demonstrate leadership, experience, and creative approaches to management of complex patient care.

3.The Health Informatics Specialist II may be assigned the responsibility for the documented outcomes at the program or service level. Program or service level outcomes must be broad and complex and can be demonstrated at any organizational level across the care continuum, or at the System level.
We offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits - Medical, Dental & Vision, PTO, Free Parking, Metro Access, Tuition Reimbursement, 403(b)
  • Quality of Life:Flexible work schedules
  • Advancement:Career growth opportunities
  • Location:Holy Cross Health has two hospitals and four healthcare centers all a short driving distance from Washington DC and Baltimore, MD


Understands system requirements and integrate them into development of health information technology systems as applicable.

Uses professional standards of care, scientific evidence, and practice to evaluate health care programs across the care continuum.


Uses informatics knowledge/judgment to promote staff involvement in planning, decision-making, and evaluating outcomes.

Systematically evaluates current workflow and formulating outcomes for groups of patients and/or organizational processes within an area of expertise.

Serves as an active member of the health informatics team. Promotes teamwork by keeping others informed, participating effectively in group decision making, working to accomplish team objectives and projects, and by soliciting feedback about one's effectiveness as a team member.

Demonstrates proficient clinical practice skills, problem-solving skills, and decision-making skills in support of transformational initiatives.

Determines the most appropriate use of expertise in systems issues requiring intervention and quality and performance measures.

Collaborates with stakeholders to ensure efficient, effective communication and coordination of activities to promote accountability.

Facilitates educational activities related to health information software applications as appropriate

Functions as an internal consultant in evaluating programs, resources, and services.

What you will need:


Bachelor's Degree in Health Informatics or related discipline required or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess a comprehensive knowledge of Health Informatics, a minimum of five (5) years of experience in a Health Informatics or related role and experience with clinical information systems and health information technology.

Previous experience in evaluating the effectiveness of technologies and workflows that impact clinical users.

Demonstrated knowledge and application of change management principles.

Strong organizational skills with flexibility and ability to prioritize.

Demonstrated knowledge and application of project management principles. Ability to gather and present information to support project management and related documentation.

Ability to perform critical analysis and evaluation of health IT and recommends revision of clinical systems, processes, and workflow to ensure achievement of positive patient outcomes.

Possesses an understanding of clinical treatment modalities, organization and administration of healthcare delivery systems, educational principles, clinical information systems, accreditation and regulatory standards, and program development.

Must be comfortable operating in a collaborative, shared leadership environment. Excellent ability to collaborate across departments and disciplines.


Master's Degree in Health Informatics or related discipline preferred.

Certification from a national informatics certifying body.

About us:

Holy Cross Health is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system that serves more than 240,000 individuals each year from Maryland's two largest counties - Montgomery and Prince George's counties. Holy Cross Health earns numerous national awards, clinical designations and accreditations across a wide range of specialties for providing innovative, high-quality health care services.

We were named one of America's 100 Best Hospitals for 2021.

Holy Cross Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard toMinority/Females/disabled/Veteran(M/F/D/V) status.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

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