ASCO is seeking an Interoperability Standards Specialist to develop healthcare interoperability standards, Implementation Guides, and Profiles with particular emphasis on HL7 standards. Join the American Society of Clinical Oncology (www.asco.org) to support project expansion in the Quality and Guidelines Department. ASCO is the world’s leading professional oncology society committed to conquering cancer through research, education, and delivery of high quality patient care.
RESPONSIBILITIES • Develop CDA Implementation Guides for oncology-specific data exchange • Model and/or map clinical/business requirements using industry standard terminologies • Develop reusable analytic methodologies that allow for continual efficiency gains
If you are interested in employment at ASCO, first ask yourself…… ? Have you connected to our mission and are you ready to embrace the vision of a world without cancer? ? Are you excited to think of the possibility of joining a group of talented and committed staff who are making a positive impact on quality care for cancer patients? ? Are you prepared to think creatively about solutions and more about collaborative results than personal gain? ? Do you see yourself living in a world of personal choices and balance as you deliver on your individual work responsibilities? If YES, then we hope you will apply for this open position at ASCO.
ASCO is a stable, forward-thinking, growing membership organization that operates in a Results-Only Work Environment (ROWE) where employees are evaluated on performance outcomes, not presence or time. This is an Alexandria, Virginia-based position that offers opportunity to work at HQ or from your home office; an excellent benefits package, subsidized parking or Metro passes, and opportunities to participate in professional development programs.
QUALIFICATIONS 3+ years of experience in health information technology (HIT) or electronic publishing Familiarity with Meaningful Use terminologies (SNOMED CT, LOINC, ICD, CPT, etc) Flexibility and interest in learning and develop emerging standards, such as FHIR Excellent written and verbal communication skills Knowledge and understanding of HL7 Clinical Document Architecture (CDA), Consolidated CDA (C-CDA), and Continuity of Care Document (CCD) Familiarity with CDA and CCD Implementation Guides and templates
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with Model Driven Health Tools (MDHT) Familiarity with Quality Reporting Data Architecture (QRDA),Health Quality Measures Format (HQMF eMeasure), and National Quality Forum’s Quality Data Model (QDM) Experience developing HL7 CDA Release 2 Implementation Guides Basic understanding of health information exchanges (HIE’s)
Bachelor’s degree in quality, public health, or health services research Master’s Degree preferred
HIT Senior Solutions Developer PatientSafe Solutions
Job Title: HIT Senior Solutions Developer
The Sr. Solutions Developer reports directly to the Director of Integrated Solutions. The primary responsibility of the development of complex and many times the first Interface with a vendor partner or new health systems. The job will assist the Field Operations team with all technical aspects of development, installation and support required to deliver high quality interface solutions for the PatientTouch system that are completed efficiently and in accordance with pre-determined time lines. Travel may be a necessary but not an integral part of this position. • Dedicated to exceptional customer service, both internal and external. • Program and implement the PatientTouch interface solution into the customer’s information technology infrastructure. • Strong logical thinking, problem solving and crisis management. • Guide hospital decision makers and clinical representatives (nurse and pharmacy management) through the processes necessary to implement the PatientTouch interface solution into their facility. • Assist in developing the implementation project plan and defining interface implementation deliverables.
Specific responsibilities will include: · Serve as integrated solutions architect for new to PSS integrated solutions and key customer implementations · Create facilities view of systems o EMR, PhIS, Labs, IE, IV Pumps, Med Mgmt, etc (versions, and multi-facility) o Data and message flow of systems, ports, etc o Define how we may fit into the environment and roadmap and opportunities view for · Support the ‘experimental phase’ of interface/integration through educated trial and analysis · Help define the end-to-end solutions and messaging spec with development and interface engineering · Support key partner projects and exploratory work for executing on business development and SOWs · Create and track project plans and resource progress and budgets where applicable. • Leading overall project / program delivery to successful completion/go live • Partnering with Business and IT stakeholders to ensure proper strategy, plan, alignment, integration and visibility • Influencing senior leaders to balance competing priorities • Maintaining visibility on day-to-day activities with project teams AND ensuring sufficient face-time with key program stakeholders • Providing status reporting to internal and external stakeholders on a regular basis • Mitigating risks and addressing project / program obstacles as needed • Participate in Sales calls and demonstrations to take the customer through current state workflows, identify gaps of workflows to be then added to current roadmap for completion • Responsible for taking the program identified through sales process through to completion for commercialization when applicable • Actively participate in product management life cycle to ensure active engagement of new functionality coming available
• Demonstrated experiences leading programs in the Healthcare IT Infrastructure discipline • Ability to communicate technology matters to business partners, senior executives, and strategic partners • Proven ability to make and implement tough decisions • Track record of being creative and challenging existing processes in order to improve them • Proficiency with Project Management tools such as MS Project and Planview
Contact: Matt Gafencu Director, Integrated Solutions PatientSafe Solutions