Wave 2 Go-Live: October 2, 2021 Somerset, RWJMS & Eric B. Chandler
Physician Champions are integral to large change initiatives like Epic Together
Physician Champions are integral to large change initiatives like Epic Together. They are the liaison between clinicians and administrative and technical staff.
With credibility, visibility, insight, and knowledge, your Physician Champion is here to help you along the way and mitigate against physician burnout as we transition to Epic. Think of Physician Champions as your eyes and ears throughout the Epic implementation, ensuring a balance between the organization’s needs, Epic best practices and provider considerations.
The Epic together Specialty Champion will serve as the key contact for his/her specialty throughout the pre-implementation, Go-Live and stabilization phases of this project. Accountable to the RWJBH System CHIO and Medical Group CMIO, duties for this role will include: