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Technical Specialist (Pathology IT)

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtCloses in 12 days
    Published on 12 Jul 2021
  • Job no: 36249
  • Category: Administration, Administration & Office Support

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Permanent / Ongoing
  • Full Time, 80hrs per fortnight (with monthly ADO)
  • Classification Code: HS4 ($83K per annum)
  • Alfred location - Onsite Melbourne / Work from Home (as required)
  • Staff benefits

The Department

The Information Development Division is responsible for enabling clinical staff to deliver timely, quality care to our patients and carers through innovative use of information technologies, and through strategic management of information and data across the organisation.

The Role

Alfred Health is seeking an experienced, organised and pro-active IT Technical Specialist to join the Pathology IT group, within eMR. An exciting and varied position that will help support Alfred Pathology’s LIS system (PathNet) and the wider Clinical System (Powerchart), exposing the Specialist to wide and varied role. Responsibilities to include:

  • Configuration and support of Cerner Millennium PathNet application
  • Medical Device Interface (MDI) configuration & support
  • Foreign System Interface (FSI) configuration & support
  • HL7 Interfacing with connected systems.
  • Diagnostic instrument middleware configuration & support
  • Identification and resolution of system problems, risks, and issues


  • Experience with the Cerner Millennium PathNet Laboratory Information System (LIS) and/or Clinical Information System (CIS) and associated tools - preferred
  • Excellent aptitude for problem-solving and good analytical skills, self-driven and quick-learning - essential
  • Using highly developed SQL skills to develop reports and programs with the Cerner Command Language (CCL) - essential
  • Understanding of Pathology Instruments and associated workflows - preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills in managing multiple stakeholders and teams across concurrent streams of development work – essential.


  • Salary Packaging
  • Onsite Car Parking (subject to availability)
  • Onsite Gym
  • Onsite Childcare services

All enquiries to Jeffrey Box, Path IT Team Lead, eMR, IDD on 0429 198 831


Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


  • Closes in 12 days - 13 Aug 2021
  • Published on 12 Jul 2021, 10:38 PM