Sr Business Analyst Touchworks

  • Allscripts,
  • Washington, DC
Analyst, Business Analyst, Database, Exchange, Help Desk, Manager, Project, Project Manager
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Welcome to Allscripts! Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver world-class outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.

The primary purpose of this role is to support clinical applications, primarily Allscripts Touchworks EHR at the client site by analyzing client processes to optimize system use, implementing application enhancements and performing maintenance to ensure the best application performance. Allscripts Touchworks experience required.


+ Possess strong technical knowledge of the application.
+ Design, test and implement configuration improvements to the applications.
+ Meet with client leadership, clinicians and end users to provide expertise on the EMR guide decision-making for application design.
+ Demonstrate new functionality to client teams seeking inputs on future direction.
+ Ensure that the current solutions meet client needs and expectations.
+ Work under the direction of the manager to provide clinical application solutions for assigned business areas.
+ Identify common causes of defects, prioritize them and systematically remove them so that they do not reoccur.
+ Design and execute functional, integration and regression test plans for new application functionality, product releases and enhancement and regulatory modifications using clinical scenarios and use cases.
+ Estimate effort for self and agree on schedules with Project Manager
+ Create and maintain appropriate documentation.
+ Train colleagues on back end application administration.
+ Analyze and diagnose problems reported by the help desk, provide support for escalated issues.
+ Provide support as needed during go-lives and system upgrades.
+ Maintain a thorough understanding of workflow policies and procedures as it relates to the Touchworks application.
+ Accurately estimate effort for self and agree schedules with manager.
+ Liaise with manager; keep manager informed of progress.


Academic and Professional Qualifications:  

* Successful completion of a Bachelors Degree or relevant database experience.


* 3-5 years industry experience preferred
* 3-5 years Allscripts Touchworks experience preferred

Allscripts Touchworks experience required

Travel Requirements:  

* May require occasional local travel

Working Arrangements:  

* May require after hours on call support
* Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards

At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a competitive total rewards package, including holidays, vacation, and medical, disability and life insurance.

Allscripts' policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.

From a "VEVRAA Federal Contractor" We request Priority Referral of Protected Veterans


Department: Information Technology
Dice Id : 10127643A
Position Id : 8869
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