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Application Specialist

Application Specialist

Department 
Information Systems
Job Locations 
US-NY-Purchase
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Schedule 
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Position Summary

WESTMED Practice Partners is currently recruiting for an Application Specialist.  This Application Specialist role will be responsible for the successful implementation and delivery of interface solutions to clinical systems for various healthcare systems/applications. Responsibilities include developing interface specification documents, configuring interface applications in accordance with specifications, developing scripts, and managing the interface components. Secondary focus will be on projects related to application upgrades and deployments.

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

  • Analyze vendor specifications for new applications and enhancements to existing interfaces
  • Provide guidance and input on complexity and work effort
  • Communicate potential impact(s) to end user processes
  • Designing, developing, testing and implementing of new interfaces
  • Creating and overseeing the execution of unit and integrated test plans
  • Work with end users, system application administrators and application vendors
  • Modify, enhancing and maintaining existing interfaces

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science or related field
  • Experience with interface engines including Qvera and HL7 is a plus
  • Experience in programming- Visual Basic and SQL is a plus
  • Knowledge of relational databases, SQL and other reporting tools
  • Ability to handle several projects simultaneously and works with multiple teams
  • Recent graduates are encouraged to apply

Company Overview

Here at WESTMED Practice Partners, one of the most successful management services organizations in the United States health care community, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations.

 

WESTMED Practice Partners is a healthcare management services company that has evolved from the success of the WESTMED Medical Group, one of the largest multi-specialty medical groups in the country. In partnership with our clients, the mission of WESTMED Practice Partners is to improve the health of the communities we serve. We seek to grow the quality and efficiency of outpatient healthcare services by the design and management of free-standing, comprehensive medical offices with a focus on primary care. For more information, visit our web site at www.westmedpartners.com

 

We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see WESTMED physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.

 

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