Develop and implement specifications, participate in all phases of application development, and manage data for the Division of Healthcare Quality Evaluation. Design, develop, test, implement and maintain various clinical and/or database applications utilized in the Division of Healthcare Quality Evaluation.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
- Implement database-related methodologies including data modeling, process flow modeling, user interface, application interface, data processing, reporting, application/system integration, and technical architecture. Implement algorithm programming logic for assigned measure sets and reliability studies using tools such as MS Access, SAS, SQL Server, etc.
- Design, modify/retool existing chart-based specifications to electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs) presented in the Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF), a Clinical Document Architecture (CDA)-based model built upon HL7 standards. Use Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) format/schema for testing.
- Exhibit highly technical problem solving skills and resourcefulness. Analyze problems and identify innovative technical solutions. Recognize opportunities to improve applications and processes at any point in the paper-based measure and eMeasure development life cycle.
- Design, code, and test algorithms, data collection tools and supporting applications (e.g., core measure algorithms and filters, data collection, databases, transmission and reporting tools, etc.).