Information System Specialist - Centralized Credentialing
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: November 21, 2022
Description Become part of an inclusive organization with over
40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the unique communities we serve.Summary:
Performs technical and administrative work involving the
maintenance of a database of information and fourth-generation
language programming (e.g., Access) and serves as the main
information systems liaison between the department, ISD, other
staff, and external vendors or organizations, ensuring that the
systems are maintained and updated to meet the needs of the
1. Compiles, formats, and prepares reports using various software
packages, which includes researching and gathering data from
multiple sources. Merges data or links databases, develops complex
queries to extrapolate statistics and data from the database for ad
hoc reports. Develops programs or other production criteria to
develop the data reports requested or coordinates with the computer
production staff to schedule production.
2. Defines the data dictionary based on the needs identified and
defined by the users for the design of the application. Maintains
the data dictionary as needs change or enhancements are added to
3. Defines the data report needs of the users in the department.
Responds to requests for information or data from outside the
department or hospital via report, telephone, email and fax.
4. Ensures upgrades to the system are made. Evaluates and tests new
applications or enhancements.
5. May perform special projects or assignments.
6. May supervise staff or oversee data input.
7. Provides training and support to end users regarding data
collection, input, and analysis and/or in the use of new or
changing applications systems. Assists staff and serves as a
resource for others.
8. Responsible for the administration and maintenance of a
database. Manages all aspects of data collection, data
verification, data quality assurance and analysis. Establishes
policies and procedures regarding the administration of the
9. Serves as the liaison between the end users of the data and ISD,
external vendors or organizations, and/or other departments.
Troubleshoots and resolves problems/issues at the system and user
Other Information Other information:
Bachelor's degree in relevant field
No licensure or certification required.
Professional Experience Requirements:
If a Bachelor's degree: One (1) year of experience in data system
If an Associate's degree: Five (5) years of experience in data
If a High School diploma or GED: Nine (9) years of experience in
data system management.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
Job Details Legal Employer: NCHEALTHEntity: Shared Services
Organization Unit: Centralized Credentialing Work Type: Full
Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00Work Schedule: Day JobLocation of
Job: US:NC:Chapel HillExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a
NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Health Care
System, in a department that provides shared services to operations
across UNC Health Care; except that, if you are currently a UNCHCS
State employee already working in a designated shared services
department, you may remain a UNCHCS State employee if selected for
Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to their
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
UNC Health makes reasonable accommodations for applicants' and
employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as applicants
and employees with disabilities. All interested applicants are
invited to apply for career opportunities. Please email if you need
a reasonable accommodation to search and/or to apply for a career
Keywords: UNC Health Care, Chapel Hill , Information System Specialist - Centralized Credentialing, IT / Software / Systems , Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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