Looking for hospital information system jobs is a fabulous choice for a career, but exactly what sort of HIS jobs would be right for you?
The answer comes down to what your skills and challenges are, as well as what works for your schedule.
But as examples of three typical hospital information system jobs, let’s look at where you may wish to begin your search for the perfect career:
Information Systems Coordinator
This is the person who oversees a crew of information system professionals, and guides and coordinates the team through their processing of all the data that comes through a hospital or healthcare center. People interested in this position should have extremely strong people skills, as well as the ability to handle many projects simultaneously. Furthermore, computer fluency is going to be a huge plus in this position.
Information Systems Operator
Working under the Information Systems Coordinator are information System Operators, who are responsible for the proper maintaining and functioning of all the computer systems at a hospital, including all the peripherals and communication systems. Hospitals can’t run effectively without great communication systems, and these are the people who make sure that happens. IS operators need to be computer-fluent, and able to handle, input and distribute reports smoothly and reliably.
Nursing information Services Liaison
Nursing can be an extremely rewarding occupation. This position is great for people who revel in helping people in that capacity, but who also wish to use their strong analytical skills to provide a liaison between the nursing staff at a hospital or other wellness center, and the organization’s information systems team. Ideally, for this position, you would want to have a BS in nursing or clinical informatics, and at least a couple years of previous nursing experience, in addition to a strong background with computers.
There are lots of other jobs out there working with hospital information systems, as this is only a small sample. If you are looking for any position in the hospital information systems industry, you should give MAS Tech a call. We have spent ten years matching job seekers like you with healthcare centers who need the right people!