$80,261
Avg. Salary
Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data! Is Informatics Nurse your job title? Find out what you're worth.

The average pay for an Informatics Nurse in Houston, Texas is {{pay}} per hour.

The average pay for an Informatics Nurse in Houston, Texas is $80,261 per year.

$0.00
10%
$0.00
50%
$0.00
90%
MEDIAN $0.00
$76k
10%
$80k
50%
$83k
90%
MEDIAN $80,261

Job Description for Informatics Nurse

The informatics nurse uses clinical nursing experience to optimize the use and function of electronic medical records and patient care software applications. This type of nurse is responsible for identifying and supporting computerization needs related to patient care services and also serves as a liaison among medical clinical staff and computer and software vendors. The Clinical Informatics RN is responsible for maintaining medical hardware and software, implementation and training of medical staff, troubleshooting system problems, customizing software per individual user preferences, performing system updates and upgrades, and running reports and collecting data as needed. They are also responsible for ensuring that electronic documentation meets all applicable standards of internal and external accreditation and review organizations.

Read More...
Informatics Nurse Tasks
  • Acts as a clinical liaison between IT, vendors and staff
  • Train and educate staff including physicians on new systems and work flow
  • Facilitates the evaluation and implementation of clinical IT applications

About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Informatics Nurse Job Listings

Key Stats for Informatics Nurse

1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
20%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 100%
no benefits
None: