HL7 Analyst 8/20/2016

KCS Little Rock, AR

Company
KCS
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28910105
AJE Ref #
575945527
Location
Little Rock, AR
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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TITLE :HL7 ANALYST

LOCATION:LITTLE ROCK, AR

The Department of Health Immunization Section seeks a HL7 Interface Specialist to join an existing team in on-boarding EPs and EHs to submit on-going immunization data through electronic data exchange.

Eligible Professionals (EPs), Eligible Hospitals (EHs) and vendors seeking to participate in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program, and who are pursuing progressive stages of meaningful use, can exchange data with the state of Arkansas through WebIZ.

The HL7 Provider Interface Specialist will work with EHR vendors, eligible providers, and eligible hospitals to on-board, test, and process HL7 data transmissions to the state IIS. The specialists will be expected to coordinate vendor calls and activities with the Arkansas Department of Health Meaningful Use Registration System (MURCS) Team and attend MURCS program meetings.

RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:

Resolve hardware or software problems in response to provider/vendor questions and requests

Provide assistance by diagnosing and communicating the source of malfunctions

Provide communication and feedback for provider/vendor regarding IIS data

Facilitate conference calls and emails with internal Meaningful Use taskforce and outside clients

Configure electronic interfaces for providers and Electronic Health Record (EHR) vendors to facilitate Meaningful Use (MU) efforts

Analyze and compare data between live and testing IIS environment

Facilitate testing of electronic interfaces for EHR vendors and Healthcare Providers for MU and non-MU clients

Analyze and provide reports on feeds of testing data from outside Health Providers

Ensure all standards of specifications are met during testing

Monitor electronic feeds in the production environment

Provide error reports, statistics and feedback to clients and supervisor

SKILLS REQUIRED

Healthcare Experience

Healthcare IT Interface Experience

Electronic Healthcare Record Experience

HL7

Networking/Communications

Direct Support to Healthcare Providers