Reporting to the Director of Quality Payment Programs at USACS, the Clinical Data and Informatics Specialist supports the Clinical Informatics Department's quality initiatives, including participation in federal programs. Using established standards, the Specialist acquires, processes, transforms and manages disparate sources of clinical data to enable and promote internal and external quality programs.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Support clinical data acquisition, analysis and reporting efforts within the Clinical Informatics department.
Adhere to established industry and enterprise data governance and quality standards.
Leverage database and web-based solutions for data acquisition and reporting.
Data processing, standardization, transformation and management.
Data validation to ensure accuracy, comprehensiveness, consistent and currency of data.
Identification of exceptions within data sets.
Effectively interact and communication with external data acquisition and/or processing vendors and internal business partners.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Standard office software, including spreadsheets, documents, presentations, databases, files and folders.
Web-based applications including dashboards, registries, analytics and presentation platforms.
Attention to detail.
Initiative and ability to prioritize multiple deliverables.
Excellent written and oral communication, including presentation skills.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's degree in health science, computer science, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
2 or more years of clinical data management experience preferred.
PHYSICAL DIMENSIONS: Sedentary, not required to exert force or lift more than 10 pounds of weight
Note: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required to perform all aspects of the job.