Cerner Solution Designer in Kansas City, Missouri


Job Title:

Solution Designer

Job Description:

The Solution Designer is responsible for the development and delivery of Cerner’s HIM suite of solutions. Specific responsibilities include defining and documenting vision, functional requirements, and risk analysis using solution management tools and processes. Additionally, the associate works with clients as a partner in development of applications and verifies that the solution meets the functional requirements and approves the solution for release. Other activities include documenting functionality requirements and business rules for solutions updates, communicating existing and emerging production functionality, supporting Cerner sales processes including demonstration support, request for proposal (RFP) questions and training sales associates, and supporting Cerner marketing processes including trade show support, writing and reviewing marketing collateral.

  • Performs analysis and creates functional requirements, use case models, use case specifications, activity diagrams and/or other artifacts defined in the requirements workflow of the methodology.

  • Defines/ develops or supports product vision through client interaction, market research, interpretation of regulatory and accrediting agency guidelines.

  • Develops proficiency in specific solution areas.

  • Tracks solution functionality and performance to ensure that it meets market needs through validation of functional requirements, visual design, test plans and code delivery/ code development.

  • Collaborates across solution groups on similar functionality to ensure common process and seamless integration.

  • Seeks opportunities to advance solutions through innovation.

  • Performs other responsibilities as needed.

  • Works in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures. Understands personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets. Takes appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of role.

  • Follows Cerner policies, upholds professional standards, and performs all work in a manner respectful of others.

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Street Address (PS):

5720 E Bannister Rd

Additional Information:

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

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City (PS):

Kansas City

Company Overview:

Be a part of something that matters. Something that affects every single person, every single day—people’s health and the care they receive. Cerner is transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it easier and more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner technology solutions are licensed by over 14,000 health care venues around the world.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in related field or equivalent experience

  • Background in healthcare, sciences, or information systems

  • Must be living in or willing to relocate to Kansas City metropolitan area

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years of experience in HIM ((deficiency management/chart completion, release of information, coding)

  • RHIT, RHIA, CCS, and/or CCSP certification status

  • Experience coding from a complete electronic record

  • Inpatient coding/reimbursement and coding compliance experience

  • Successful completion of a coding certificate program in a program with AHIMA approval status

  • Knowledge of ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS and CPT coding principles and guidelines

  • Knowledge of reimbursement systems, as well as federal, state and payer-specific regulations and policies pertaining to documentation, coding and billing



Relocation Assistance Available:

Yes - Domestic/Regional

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