Informatics Business Analyst

Confidential Company  •  Decatur, GA
$100K
Posted on 10/13/17 by Cynet Sytems
Confidential Company
Decatur, GA
IT Consulting/Services
$100K
Posted on 10/13/17 Cynet Sytems

We are looking for Informatics Business Analyst for our client in Decatur, GA

Job Title: Informatics Business Analyst

Job Location: Decatur, GA

Job Type: Contract – 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:

  • Under the supervisor of the HIE/MU Project Manager, the Business Analyst will oversee support of production, development and test environments to include day-to-day monitoring and maintenance, problem investigation and resolution, back creation and maintenance, SQL and Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) optimization and tuning. 
  • In addition, the Business Analyst leads effort to research, analyze and recommend resolutions, upgrades and new technologies surrounding all aspects of LIMS.

Required Competencies:

  • The terminology of Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC) and Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine – Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT) to enable exchange of health information across different systems.
  • Health Level – 7 (HL7) for transfer of clinical data between multiple applications in various environments and platforms.
  • Knowledge and experience with laboratory information systems (LIS) ability to store, manage, and send laboratory test orders to lab instruments, tracking of those orders, recording results, and querying the database.
  • Ad-hocreporting by means of utilizing SQL.
  • Solid ability to: Establish and manage the build of an interface that will connect the health districts utilizing various clinical care systems that would support electronic order submission and resulting.
  • Perform various design and testing phase. This will include redesigning laboratory order forms, code audit of LIMS system, LIMS specimen cleaning effort, local code standardization, establishing FTP, and validation.
  • Anticipate and identify issues and develop recommendations and courses of action which are consistent with Business objectives and functional requirements.
  • Present technical and laboratory information to a non-technical and/or laboratory audience, and an ability to understand and interpret Business requirements.
  • Develop and deliver functional/system specifications and be familiar with user-training documents.
  • The BA may be asked to coordinate application testing, including the maintaining of test scripts and conducting UAT (sessions, to ensure successful deployment)
  • Developing experience of Use Cases for implementation of Application.

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • Minimum Required: BachelorDegree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, or Health Informatics.
  • Identifies laboratory workflows and process issues and concerns, and provides leadership and guidance to define process requirements that optimize performance and technologyutilization by laboratory personnel.
  • Experience in Public Sector or Health Related Industry.
  • Newborn screening experience with heel stick blood (specimen) collections, testing policies, procedures, and outcomes.
  • Excellent analytical skills with ability to create relevant reports for a variety of stakeholders.
  • Strong negotiation skills to reach agreement on realistic requirements scope and schedule that align to the Business's priorities.
  • Confident communicator, with advanced written and oral communications skills.
  • Able to interact with multiple vendors on technology solutions and complete fit/gap analysis.
  • Ability to set priorities.
  • Demonstrated ability in documenting functional specifications.

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