Northwest Permanente, P.C. is a self-governed, physician led, multi-specialty group of over 1500 physicians, surgeons, and clinicians, caring for over 600,000 members in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Northwest Permanente is seeking an Information Support Specialist in the Department of Medical Informatics. The Informatics Support Specialist is responsible for supporting our customers and physicians with the knowledge and tools they need to improve technical comprehension, clinical quality, and accuracy, to better provide care and total satisfaction to our customers and members. The department does this through diligent and conscientious attention to user needs, clinical requirements and regional expectations. This position plays an integral role in the facilitation, introduction, acceptance, integration, and effective use of KP HealthConnect and related new processes. The Department of Medical Informatics works closely with Business Affiars and other teams to address needs in the areas of geo expansion and network adequacy. This position will help address needs regarding training, physician support, systems vetting and approvals, and the effective use of Kaiser Permanente HealthConnect to support the vision of providing all Kaiser Permanente Northwest members and affiliated providers with the quality Permenante Medicine experience.
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At Northwest Permanente, P.C., we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Northwest Permanente, P.C. believes that diversity, inclusion, and equity among our employees is critical to our success and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.