Health IT Consultant

Digicon - McLean, VA (30+ days ago)4.0


Digicon Corporation offers exciting and diverse careers in federal, state and local, and commercial arenas throughout the Washington, DC metropolitan area and beyond. As an employee-owned company devoted to integrity, innovation, and excellence, Digicon is continually seeking individuals that can enhance our wide-ranging projects. It takes more than experience to make it here, though. You need motivation, perseverance, and the desire to strive for more. Most of all, you need the ability to be part of a diverse team that is dedicated to success.

At Digicon, we're in this business together. We own it, we make it thrive, and we enjoy the challenges of our work. We know that our employees play the largest role in our continual success. That is why we foster an environment of growth and development, with an emphasis on opportunity, recognition, and work-life balance. We give the same high level of commitment to our employees that we give to our clients. If Digicon sounds like the place where you want to be, we'd enjoy speaking with you.

The foundation for our culture of responsible employee ownership—the heart of “being Digicon”—is expressed in our core values: dependable, Can-Do Attitude, Driven, Engaged, Continuously Improving, and Humbly Confident.

Location: This position is based in McLean, VA.

Digicon is a leading and innovative IT service provider with more than 30 years of experience delivering ground-breaking Health IT and scientific solutions to Federal and Commercial clients alike. We are seeking a candidate that has a diverse base of experience working with the major electronic health record (EHR) vendors. Experience with Cerner, VistA and other leading vendors and solution providers is instrumental in supporting our clients consisting of leading Health and DOD organizations. We seek a candidate that has experience with EHR product portfolios with an overall understanding of the industry and key advances that are taking place in the Health IT market.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
The position is responsible for the implementation of solutions including core clinical, interface, laboratory, and device integration. The candidate must be willing to work within a fast paced environment to deliver high quality solutions and play an integral part of a cohesive team. Your architect level experience and involvement in multiple migration implementations is a plus. This contract position provides a flexible schedule to play a critical role using your consultative approach to deliver successful implementations of solutions for healthcare organizations.

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:
  • EHR Implementation experience, minimum of 2 implementations, VA VistA experience a plus
Experience with integrated health information systems as a consultant, system analyst, developer, architect and/or other role

  • Experience with HL7, ADT, and various other interface types
Clinical background preferred

  • Willingness to facilitate end user training and ensuring that systems capabilities are evaluated to meet end user requirements and organizational strategic planning objectives
  • Bachelors decree in a related field
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Excellent project management skills

Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work on a flexible schedule and overtime and irregular hours when needed
  • Must live in the Washington, DC Metro area
Physical Demands. Works in office areas. Sits, stands, bends, lifts, and moves intermittently during working hours. Uses personal computer, telephones, copiers, printers and other office equipment. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.

Digicon Corporation, founded in 1985, is a full-service Information Technology solutions provider that deliver superior-quality, cost-effective services to our clients in a timely manner. We offer exciting and diverse careers in federal, state and local, and commercial arenas throughout the Washington, DC metropolitan area and beyond. As an Equal Opportunity Employer that provides comprehensive and flexible benefits packages, Digicon is dedicated to hiring and supporting a diverse community of exceptional professionals. Visit http://www.digicon.com/careers.html for more information.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer that provides comprehensive and flexible benefits packages, Digicon is dedicated to hiring and supporting a diverse community of exceptional professionals. Visit http://www.digicon.com/careers.html for more information. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Digicon Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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