Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Clinical Subject Matter Expert

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a multifaceted, growing regional health service employing over 900 staff and providing a comprehensive array of health care services to the East Gippsland community. Located in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland, you will relish a relaxed lifestyle living on the Gippsland Lakes with easy access to isolated beaches, the high-country and snow fields. BRHS offers a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of opportunities to progress your career. You will join our dedicated team of health professionals and support staff who are committed to delivering a high quality experience to all. Be bold, make the change now!
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/QIS/1695301
Closing Date: 13-Feb-2023
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - EMR CLinical Coordinator 2023.pdf (PDF, 306KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Julie Lawrence, Sub Regional Lead
03 5150 3601

Position Details

Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to have a fantastic work/life balance and pursue your career goals.

STATUS:             Ongoing, Part Time

HOURS:              48.0 hours per fortnight

Fantastic opportunity to vary your work and contribute to the successful sustainability of EMR at BRHS.

The Electronic Medical Record has been successfully implemented at BRHS and we are now looking for a clinician with experience in an acute or sub-acute area to join the team in a clinical subject matter expert role.   

Subject Matter Experts (SME) provide a broad range of clinical expertise, as required, to inform and support the continued success of EMR.  The Clinical SME will work closely with the EMR Coordinator and with the Gippsland Health Alliance (GHA) Project team.  The position plays an important role in ensuring that clinical information needs, education, testing are met within the area of expertise.

Applicants are required to have:

  • Current experience in a clinical setting
  • At least 3 years' experience in an acute settin
  • Familiar and comfortable with Sunrise EMR
  • Medication Endorsement is required if EEN
  • A good level of operational knowledge excellent written and verbal communication and negotiation skills.
  • Good analytical skills with the ability to find inefficiencies with workflows and processes
  • High computer literacy with a genuine interest and understanding of medical record requirements and a willingness to learn new software for documenting and influencing clinical workflow changes

Why should you Apply?

This is a rare opportunity to be part of a key project and system change within a large and complex organisation.  You will enjoy working in a collaborative and supportive environment surrounded by teams who understand and support quality improvement.  In addition, if you are moving to East Gippsland, you will relish your new lifestyle based on the Gippsland Lakes.


For more information contact: Julie Lawrence, Regional Partnerships and Innovation Lead on 03 5150 3601.

Applications by close of business: Monday 13th February 2023

To apply:

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)

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