Health Information Technology Specialist - West- XYA41573 (R1120135) in Kansas City, MO at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 3/24/2020

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

As the only global provider of commercial solutions, IQVIA understands what it takes to deliver nationally and internationally. Our teams help biopharma get their medicines to the people who need them. We help customers gain insight and access to their markets and ultimately demonstrate their product's value to payers, physicians and patients. A significant part of our business is acting as the biopharma's sales force to physicians or providing nurses to educate patients or prescribers. With the right experience, you can help deliver medical breakthroughs in the real world.

We are excited to announce that at this time we are looking for a Health Information Technology Specialists to join our team of over 10,000 global field representatives in several regions making over 20 million product details annually for our pharmaceutical and biotech clients.  

Health Information Technology Specialist

The primary focus of this role will be to ensure that products are accurately entered into EHR systems and to remove barriers for access to products seamlessly incorporated into EHR systems at priority accounts. The person in this role will also be responsible for developing and implementing comprehensive customer specific plans, as well as working in a collaborative manner with the broader Matrix team of Marketing, Access, Sales, Medical, & HEOR.


  • Works collaboratively with customers including: end users, licensed clinicians, IT, informatics team, EHR Manager and analyst to ensure patient safety gaps are identified as it pertains to product
  • Align resources in order to develop comprehensive plans by priority institution
  • Complete needs assessment with Institutional customers in order to address patient safety gaps in the EHR 
  • Develop and Implement comprehensive customer specific plans
  • Will act as matrix team Health IT Specialist subject matter expert to both internal and external stakeholders
  • Responsible for identification and sharing of Health IT insights with appropriate stakeholders (Marketing/Access/Sales)
  • Assist customers in optimizing EHR systems in order to address gaps in patient care including: Inpatient, Outpatient, and Emergency Department 


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university required; Master’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of 4 years working in design, build, and/or testing expertise and experience with EHR software, including: Epic, Cerner, Medi tech, McKesson preferred; and/or within a Health System informatics group or team at leadership level, or similar role within a pharmaceutical company required
  • Clinical IT experience, Pharmacy IT, or Nursing Informatics, preferred
  • B2B or software sales experience preferred
  • In depth knowledge of healthcare and health information technology, and software build, and/or optimization techniques
  • Ability to discover issues, prioritize and problem solve to resolution
  • Team player with the willingness/ability to work in a matrix environment
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Enthusiastic, positive attitude, flexibility
  • Ability to consistently travel overnight 

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1120135