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Sr. Clinical Business Analyst

We Are Hiring

We are seeking an analytical minded healthcare professional with experience in healthcare/clinical terminologies and code-sets.
This is an incredible opportunity to help shape the future of healthcare for our health system and beyond. The work you will do will directly impact the patients we care for.
If you enjoy creating something new and have a passion for your expertise we encourage you to apply!

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. Our mission at Ascension is to provide personalized care for all – paying special attention to those who need it most. We are looking for new team members to define groundbreaking opportunities, design prototypes, pilot and implement solutions, and ultimately reshape the healthcare experience.

What You Will Do

As a Clinical Analyst with us, we will leverage your industry, procedural code, and EHR knowledge to create a new clinical data model and develop code to be used nationwide. If you have a background in public health, nursing, epidemiology, informatics or bioinformatics or are a CPC, you may have the skills we are looking for!
Flourish at Cortex; the region’s largest innovation campus. Located in the heart of St. Louis, Cortex is a nationally recognized innovation hub that supports all technology sectors. As such, Ascension joins this community to help you thrive. Enjoy great food, gourmet coffee, gym, and a variety of workspaces and recreational activities to spark your creativity. With such a strong network of tech professionals in the area, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to make connections and exchange ideas!
Key Responsibilities:
  • Build and conduct testing plan to ensure clinically valid data is available to the business
  • Perform mapping of clinical data to a normalized data model
  • Determine approaches to interoperability of clinical data, including mapping of clinical content to data standards to support use case requirements
  • Serve as a subject matter expert on clinical data quality and availability
  • Build data concepts to supports clinical use cases
  • Act as a quality consultant and subject matter expert, performing testing and validation of the mapped of data elements to standards
  • Test clinical content to ensure the appropriate data modeling, vocabulary, terminology and code-set standard for representing and harmonizing clinical data
  • Collaborate with technical resources to perform root cause analysis and complete remediation of data quality issues

What You Will Need

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's or Bachelor's degree
    • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in related health field is preferred
  • Experience with healthcare/clinical terminologies and code-sets that comprise measure value sets including SNOMED CT™, LOINC, ICD9-10, CPT4/HCPCS, RxNorm, CVX and other code systems.
  • Must have a working knowledge of relational databases/database structures, SQL experience highly desired
  • Must have a strong understanding of data collected and used in electronic medical records, and experience navigating EMRs
  • Knowledge and experience with ambulatory and acute clinical workflows and clinical information systems
  • Experience with detailed policies and related data/exchange standards including the ONC Interoperability Advisory Standard, U.S. Core Data for Interoperability initiative, ONC Certification Rules
  • Experience with using/implementing HL7 standards and processes including Clinical Document Architecture (CDA) and Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resource (FHIR)

Equal Employment Opportunity

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Job ID: 333033
Category: Information Systems
Facility: MOSTL Clinical Informatics
Ministry: Ascension
Location: St. Louis, MO

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