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Senior / Application Developer – Provider Maintenance

Coralville, IA

Job Reference #: 73289

Job Information:

UI Health Care Information Systems is seeking an experienced Senior/Application Developer who will be responsible for the UIHC External Provider database.  One position is available to be filled as Senior Application Developer (PIA3) or Application Developer (PIA2) based on candidate qualifications.
Core duties include:
  • Manage the Provider on the Fly [POTF] and all Provider Maintenance processes including CareLink and Clinical Care Management. 
  • Design and manage workflow documentation.  
  • Develop tools and/or processes to streamline the provider database maintenance
  • Configure, implement, and support the provider database within Epic Hyperspace and MS Access.
  • Maintain an understanding of Epic’s best practices regarding provider maintenance and apply them when/where appropriate.
  • Maintain timely updates to the databases. 
  • Collect information from frontline staff via POTF [Epic] and email [Provider Updates]
  • Manage Fax failures email [HCIS Esker Fax Failure]
  • Verify and manage Physician contact information via fax verification and phone contact
  • Migrate key data from existing Access DB to Epic
  • Perform upgrade tasks during quarterly and release-based upgrades.
  • Assist with the repair and diagnosis of database discrepancies.  Follow through to resolution.
  • Define the process for accurate and timely database updates.  
  • Define the Provider on the Fly [POTF] Process.
  • Participate in projects as assigned, and work with team members across the organization to deliver project goals.
  • Define and document provider database functions and processes for creation, maintenance and verification for:
    • External Provider/Referrers
    • Internal Researchers
    • Clinical Case Management 
  • Oversee and participate in completing data entry for provider database
  • Work closely/collaboratively with the Clinical Case Management [CCM] database owners and the CareLink enrollment staff

Salary and Benefits:
  • Permanent salaried position located at the UI Health Care Support Services Building, 3281 Ridgeway Drive, Coralville, Iowa. 
  • Salary range is $65,000 to commensurate for Senior Application Developer role; $50,704 to commensurate for Application Developer role. 
  • Fringe benefit package including 24 days paid vacation; sick leave; health, dental, life and disability insurance options; and generous employer contributions into retirement plans. 
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Education Required:
A Bachelor’s degree in computer science or MIS or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Experience Required:   
  • Experience working directly with database design, database management and application development.

    • Typically 3-5 years for Application Developer and 5-7 for Senior Application Developer
  • Experience with data collection and entry
  • Experience working directly with data consumers and subject matter experts to effectively translate requirements into technical database design specifications.
  • Advanced problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and strong interpersonal skills
Desirable Qualifications:
  • IT work experience in the healthcare industry.
  • Practical experience with Microsoft Access
  • Practical experience working with the Epic EHR.
Competitive salary, outstanding fringe benefits.  Applicable background and credential checks will be conducted. To apply, visit our website at and search for Requisition #73289.

Posted 08/02/18

Job ID: 65214