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CommonSpirit Health Application Analyst in CLIVE, Iowa


MercyOne is a connected system of health care facilities and services dedicated to helping individuals live their best life.

With 420 care locations, our clinics, medical centers and affiliates are never too far from home, allowing us to improve the lives of individuals and communities across the state of Iowa and beyond.

MercyOne’s Central Iowa Region includes medical centers in Des Moines, West Des Moines, Newton and Centerville and two specialty hospitals – MercyOne Children’s Hospital in Des Moines and MercyOne Rehabilitation Hospital in Clive – along with more than 20 additional facilities that house more than 50 primary care, pediatric, internal medicine and specialty clinics. Founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1893, MercyOne Central Iowa has the longest continually operating hospital in Des Moines.



Under general supervision designs, programs, and maintains EMR applications and related databases.


  • Analyzes, defines, and documents requirements for data, workflow, logical processes, interfaces with other systems, internal and external checks and controls, and outputs.

  • Designs, programs, implements and maintains NextGen EMR application templates and databases. Customizes existing templates and databases to departmental needs.

  • Writes and maintains technical specifications.

  • Analyzes and estimates feasibility, costs, time, and compatibility with hardware and other programs.

  • Runs tests on new and existing databases to ensure accuracy of data and reliability of data. Monitors performance of programs after implementation.

  • Writes and maintains documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections.

  • Provides technical assistance by responding to inquiries from others regarding errors, problems, or questions about programs



  • Associate degree required, Bachelors’ Degree preferred in a computer related field.

  • 1 year of applications and database development using skills as listed. Any combination of education or experience.

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Requisition ID 2021-173728

Employment Type Full Time

Department Cardiology Services

Hours / Pay Period 80

Shift Day

Standard Hours Monday - Friday (8:00am - 5:00pm)

Facility / Process Level : Name MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center

Location IA-CLIVE

Equal Opportunity CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.