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Clinical Information Systems Technical Specialist

  • LocationThe Alfred
  • Work TypeFull Time - Fixed Term
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtCloses in 11 hours
    Published on 4 Aug 2022
  • Job no: 59941
  • 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.

Clinical Information System Technical Specialist

  • Fixed Term – Full Time
  • Full Time, 80hrs per fortnight (with monthly ADO)
  • Classification Code: HS5
  • Alfred location 
  • 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 EMR team. An exciting and varied position that will help support Alfred CIS system – Cerner, exposing the Specialist to a wide and varied role. Responsibilities to include:

  • Data extraction, transformation and reporting
  • Creating and managing scripts in CCL – Cerner command language
  • Developing and managing specialist functions for use in the EMR
  • General support roles and interaction with end users


  • Experience with the Cerner Millennium System - Clinical Information System (CIS) and associated tools - preferred
  • Excellent aptitude for problem-solving and good analytical skills, self-driven and quick-learning - essential
  • Cerner Command Language for Oracle / SQL and other PathNet related programming - essential
  • Cerner OS, Linux, Citrix and Windows - preferred
  • Cerner Discern Analytics for reporting- preferred


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

All enquiries to Anne Yurcina – Team Leader EMR –

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.

All Alfred Health employees are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and Influenza with a TGA approved vaccine and must provide evidence of their vaccination status. This is in accordance with the Victorian Minister of Health’s Mandatory Vaccination Orders for COVID-19 and legislated requirement for influenza vaccination.    


  • Closes in 11 hours - 18 Aug 2022
  • Published on 04 Aug 2022, 4:41 AM