Position Details
Reference Number 32538
Position Title EMR Informatics Consultant - fixed term
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Paediatric Consultant – Informatics

  • Part Time, Fixed Term (0.2 EFT), October 2018 – June 30, 2019
  • Melbourne, Victoria

The Hospital:


The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas.


With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 4500, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. For further information on our Commitment to Child Safety go to: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/ 


The RCH EMR Epic was successfully implemented in April 2016 and is now the core clinical system that supports care provided at RCH.  The RCH provides world class facilities for staff, patients and families, making it an exciting place to work and progress your career. We offer a competitive salary and salary packaging options along with interesting and varied work.


The Department:

The EMR department are responsible for the build, maintenance and upgrade of the Epic electronic medical record and associated systems. 


You will be responsible for:

  • Providing medical input to workflows and functionality impacted by Epic EMR
  • Improving and supporting use of EMR for medical staff
  • Attendance at meetings
  • Working in a multidisciplinary teams to improve build and use of EMR
  • Informatics activities and project that require medical input and expertise

To be successful:


You will have a full registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) or equivalent.

We are looking for Senior Medical Staff with experience and training in acute paediatrics with a commitment and demonstrated ability in informatics and Epic EMR.


Other information and how to apply:

Applicants must apply online attaching certified credentials and a completed “SMS Application for Appointment Form”.


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.

Contact Person Lauren Andrew
Contact Number 0421795420
Alternate Contact Person Mike South
Alternate Contact Number
Closing Date 18/10/2018
Position Description Consultant PD_EMR EMR informatist (2).pdf
Additional Document 1 Senior Medical Staff Application Form 1.docx