Evolving Health Care through Information Technology
At Penn Medicine, Information Technology professionals are creating The Future of Medicine® by supporting our organization's tripartite mission of Patient Care, Teaching & Research. From campus expansions to new mobile apps to medical genomics, our teams are at the cutting edge of medicine. We are a world-class academic medical center and research institution where collaboration and innovation happen every day. Hospitals and Health Networks named us a "Most Wired" health system. Information Week has consistently recognized us as a leader in technology innovation.
Working at Penn Medicine means collaborating with top professionals among many disciplines - from researchers to care givers, finance to marketing, our IT professionals are there. This is a highly collaborative, rapidly changing workplace where colleagues support and challenge each other.
Interested in exploring opportunities with Penn Medicine Information Services? We are considering candidates for current and future positions in the following areas:
- Epic APM EMR and Clinical Systems
Epic APM EMR and Clinical Systems Electronic Medical Records, patient registration, appointment scheduling, physician billing and clinical documentation are critical needs in our complex medical environment.
Our team members work to develop, support and optimize applications. This requires the ability to work with a variety of users, and to understand the daily operations of our organization. BA/BS degree, 2+ years of relevant experience.
Training/experience as a clinician (RN, LPN, RPh, etc) is a plus. Experience working within a physician office setting is a plus.
- Project Management
From office relocations to opening a new multi-specialty hospital facility our Project Managers work collaboratively with specialists in Information Systems and new construction.
Areas of focus: data/voice network infrastructure, power/generator/HVAC requirements for IS components, facility access security systems, conference room systems, digital signage, software infrastructure applications, desktop environment.
PMP certified preferred, prior experience with IS infrastructure and core IS technology experience required.
- Data Analytics Center
The Data Analytics team develops our own clinical data repository, which serves as the backbone of clinical research and quality initiatives at Penn Medicine, as well as evolving fields of research data such as somatic and germline genetic sequences.
Other innovations for this group include Natural Language Processing (NLP) ventures.
Requirements for a position in this group include strong background developing with ETL software, Web-based Report Development tools, SQL and PL/SQL (Oracle, MSSQL), NLP, Data Architecture.
- Web Applications Development
The Web Applications Group is a custom software development team. The team works on a wide variety of web, mobile, iPhone and application integration development projects in support of health system departmental and strategic goals.
Information Services (IS) Careers at Penn Medicine
As an eight time "Most Wired" in health care recipient, Penn Medicine's Information Services department provides support for the applications, systems and technologies that support the Penn Medicine mission. From a patient care perspective, Penn Medicine information services (IS) focuses its efforts on the clinical and financial systems that support the day-to-day operations of three hospitals, several satellite practices and more than 2,000 physicians.
Search for Job Opportunities
If you are interested in a career at Penn Medicine, view a list of current information services (IS) job opportunities
Advancing the Mission of Penn Medicine
With a focus on aggregating and providing access to mission-critical patient information, Penn Medicine now boasts over 1,000 physicians utilizing the organization's ambulatory electronic medical record and 100 percent electronic, computerized, physician order entry in the inpatient setting. All of these achievements are core foundational structures associated with the recently announced Meaningful Use criteria associated with the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
Tied to the provision of patient care is Penn Medicine's support of world-class research activities targeted to providing cures and therapies to the many diseases that face humankind. As a top recipient of National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants, information technology has become critical to the support of these activities.
Penn Medicine's information services support activities focus on unique research requirements including the aggregation of vast amounts of data stored in a secure and reliable environment, yet is available to many researchers on-demand. The analysis of this data is used to adjust patient care treatments with the goal of improved patient outcomes.