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Applications Analyst III

Category: Information Technology
CHA Somerville Hospital, Somerville, MA

Department: Analysis
Job Type: Full Time
Job Class: Non-Union
Work Shift: Days
Work Days: 8:30-5, with on-call
Hours/Week: 40
Date Posted: 11/17/2020
Requisition Number: hrq-105465

Job Details

  • Job Duties:

    Analyze, coordinate, develop, test, and maintain clinical and operational systems exchanging data via HL7, DICOM, and other interface protocols. Support proprietary and industry-standard interfaces between clinical equipment, servers, software, and outside entities. Preparation and maintenance of technical documentation. Provide support for electronic medical records system interfaces including configuration and troubleshooting. Provide education to staff members regarding process changes and work-flow modifications related to interface installations and upgrades. Communicate changes or new initiatives and key issues to supervisors, physicians, and staff. Assume special projects as directed and document them appropriately. Attend meetings and seminars as directed. Provide after-hours on-call and help desk coverage in accordance with department rotation. Provide support for all clinical and business applications as well as network, server, and user hardware.


    BA/BS in MIS, Computer Science, Business or a related field. Prior experience and Certification with Rhapsody Integration Engine is preferred. Preferred 3 years of Healthcare integration experience using HL7. Strong written, communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to multi-task and manage several projects or tasks at one time. Expertise in HL7 v2.x is essential and v3.x desirable. Proven experience interfacing with systems including EHR/EMR/LIS/RIS/PACS/HIS Understanding of XML, RDBMS technologies (primarily SQL & Oracle) and JavaScript coding. HL7 v2.x is preferred, X12 experience a bonus. SQL Query Writing, SQL Tuning a plus.


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