Interface Manager

GWU Medical Faculty Associates
Arlington, VA
Oct 20, 2020
Oct 26, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary The Interface Manager is responsible to develop, manage, document, coordinate and track technical aspects and staff for all interface components of Epic, the electronic health record. This will include, where applicable, leading the implementation of these interfaces. The Interface Manager needs to be able to coordinate these efforts with the larger Epic team, as well as support and implement the specific interfaces. The position will serve as a technical resource for the project team with primary responsibilities for all aspects of implementing interfaces between MFA clinical and practice management systems with MFA vendors, provider organizations, and other third-party organizations as required. The individual must be able to maintain clinical and regulatory requirements in mapping tables, HL7 messaging standards and maintaining clinical and external entity EHR demands. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned.Manages the Interface Team, ensuring proper standards are implemented and followed. Leads the Epic Team efforts both internally and externally to provide proper development and upgrades to facilitate implementing improvements as they become available.Develops detailed specifications and documentation for software changes by interface vendors or for internally implemented modifications, providing communication of all changes to leadership. Manages the development life cycle for development and implementation projects to ensure quality and performance standards are maintained. Manages the project's specifications as the team lead when additional functionality or requirements are needed with a vendor internal department, or third-party partner.Gather and translate end user requirements and issues into application solutions that satisfy the needs of the project and/or MFA.Coordinates clinical and ancillary application testing resources.Fully understand and converse with developers of all flat file and HL7 messaging standards.Manages and communicates all issues related to the project with the appropriate teams specific to audio and video conference calls, meetings, release notes and, as needed, to the MFA Epic governance team. Qualifications Education College Degree Required: Bachelor's degree (IT/computer-related Preferred) ORAssociates Degree and experience commensurate with Job Requirements in lieu of Bachelor's degreeLicensure Current Epic certification(s) for Bridges. New hires and transfers have no more than 45 days from completion of MFA-sponsored Epic training to complete any required Epic certifications. Must remain current on relevant Epic Certifications, badges, trainings, and other credentials.Experience 4 years minimum experience in healthcare or healthcare-related organization with Electronic Health Record systems preferred. Additional experience may be required based upon assignment