Klamath Tribal Health & Family Services
$43,016 - $61,589
Regular Full -Time
The EHR Specialist is a solution oriented team player whose primary focus is providing
EHR support for all medical clinic staff including Providers, Nurses, MA's, front office and
patient registration. The EHR Specialist will rely on the EHR Coordinator as his or her lead,
and for support and guidance.
The EHR Specialist will work closely with the EHR Coordinator and Information Systems
and Technology (IST) staff to provide training, support and ongoing maintenance of the
EHR. This includes assisting with implementation of new modules and upgrades and
helping ensure a smooth transition.
REQUIRED to possess a High School Diploma or Equivalent. (Must submit copy of
diploma or transcripts with application.)
? REQUIRED to have a minimum of two (2) years of recent experience providing
Electronic Health Records support and/or Information Technology support.
? REQUIRED To be comfortable working under time constraints, able to effectively
manage stressful situations.
? REQUIRED to possess excellent English language communication skills, both written
? REQUIRED to submit to annual TB skin testing and adhere to KTHFS staff immunization
policy in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control immunization
recommendations for healthcare workers.
? REQUIRED to submit to and clear an alcohol/drug screen and random testing as per
? REQUIRED to submit to a background and character investigation, as per Tribal policy.
Following hire must immediately report to Human Resource any citation, arrest,
conviction for a misdemeanor or felony crime.
? REQUIRED to accept the responsibility of a mandatory reporter of abuse and neglect
of infants and children, people who are elderly or dependent, individuals with mental
illness or developmental disabilities or residents of nursing homes and other health
care facilities. This includes reporting any evidence of physical injury, neglect, sexual
or emotional abuse or financial exploitation.
? Experience with directly supporting the NextGen EHR system or other EHR systems is
? Experience providing direct in-person support is strongly preferred.
? Experience working in an ambulatory outpatient setting is strongly preferred.
? Flexible work schedule with possible nights, weekends, or on-call coverage is strongly
? Positive working experience with Native Americans in a clinical field will be given
Position located in Chiloquin.