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Technical Specialist

  • Location: Raleigh, NC, 27603
  • Salary: 53.33
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 months ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position:  Technical Specialist
Location: Raleigh, NC 27603
Term: 11 Month Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Assist in adding the capability to receive and process additional electronic data feeds
  • Assist in onboarding  additional labs for electronic lab reporting for COVID-19 and  debug problems found during daily reconciliation for labs
  • Build support for automatic processing of new data feeds for COVID-19 data  such as  electronic case reports and potential information from other systems
  • Work with hospital personnel,communicable disease epidemiologists, and IT application specialists to coordinate and create schedules and application interfaces to exchange patient/disease data utilizing various formats including HL7 V2 and V3 specifications as well as structured files
  • Ensures standard exchange protocols (HL7), standard vocabulary, etc. are utilized for moving COVID-19  health information between independent medical and public health applications, in near real time
  • Ensure that information exchange processes accurately report health information data and maintain privacy and security of data under applicable data security and confidentiality standards
  • Develop and apply standards-based transforms and/or system application code to support local and national exchange of health information
  • Configure operational platforms to facilitate information exchange, specifically Orion Rhapsody (with JavaScript) that is used for existing electronic laboratory reporting (ELR)
  • Conduct quality control processes that compare electronic records with existing paper records to ensure complete, accurate and timely reporting

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 5 years prior experience writing logic for Health Information systems
  • 3 years demonstrated expertise with HL7 and XML
  • 3 years demonstrated experience with Data exchange interface engine
  • 3 years experience leveraging relational data bases and wide-ranging expertise in a variety of programming languages
  • 3 years exceptional communication skills, including the ability to communicate clearly with a variety of project team members in various locations

Desired Skills:
  • 2 years Orion Rhapsody and JavaScript experience
  • 2 years experience with laboratory data and EDI transaction processing, including LOINC and SNOMED-CT coding of lab data
  • 2 years experience working with communicable disease reporting at a local, state or federal level
  • 2 years experience with ELR or eCR (electronic reporting of lab or case data to public health)

If this sounds like the perfect fit,Apply Today!