Prin. Life Sciences Clinical Decision Support Analyst

Health & Life Science
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MITRE’s Open Health Services group needs an experienced Principal in the domain of Clinical Systems Engineering to join our team for a full-time position at MITRE’s Bedford site. You will be architecting, implementing, and analyzing health information systems with a focus on the Clinical Systems Engineering. This position will require a strong background in the healthcare domain, clinical systems, and a combination with experience in software and IT systems. Ideal candidates will be able to apply modern information systems design and their experience in the Clinical Systems Engineering domain to MITRE’s sponsors problems. You will be responsible for helping to lead an effort of creating and rapidly testing impactful and innovative digital approaches to healthcare delivery and analytical insight.

MITRE’s Clinical Systems Engineering group brings together their shared expertise in clinical workflows, informatics, and health industry to help our sponsors drive towards improved clinical outcomes, enhanced interoperability and shared decision-making between providers and patients. MITRE’s Clinical Systems Engineering group strives to address the deeply troubling issues these questions above prompt. You will be working with a team that will be designing and developing open source software tools to aid in this work. You will be responsible for ensuring that new artifacts are based on evidence-based findings, and the process you use will be transparent, so users will understand where any additional knowledge or specificity was required to transform practice recommendations into functional CDS artifacts. You must have an excellent knowledge of the capabilities and limitations of the latest software technologies. You need a demonstrated track record of successfully working in teams that have included a blending of clinical staff working collaboratively with software engineers. This is an outstanding opportunity to have national impact in the US with a high quality of care, improved public health outcomes, and supported at manageable costs.

• This position will require leadership and management of a team of clinicians and engineers to design, develop, pilot and field, and refine new Clinical Systems Engineering tools and artifacts.
• Evaluation and subject matter expertise in Informatics, clinical workflows and Industry best practices in Clinical Systems Engineering & Digital Health
• Existing knowledge of healthcare systems and standards.
• Design of new healthcare systems as well as integration of existing systems.
• Ability to interface with senior leaders of federal healthcare agencies and departments, think creatively, and guide approaches to solutions based on a clinical understanding of the issues. 


• Clinical degree (MD, DO, RN, NP, PA, PharmD)
• Should have extensive experience with Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems, and Knowledge Management systems.
• Experience working with production healthcare systems such as Electronic Health Records, (EHRs), Health Information Exchanges(HIEs) or Interface Engines.
• Familiarity with the healthcare industry, terminology, clinical roles, and national healthcare organizations is required.
• A track record of successfully delivering on deadlines.
• A desire to build services that both clinicians and patients will love and appreciate.
• Solid written and oral communication skills
• Exceptional organizational skills
• Meticulous attention to detail

• Licensed Physician (MD/DO)
• Master’s degree in Administration, Public Health, Public policy, Nursing or related field.
• A strong understanding of Healthcare IT standards(HL7 CDA-based standards and the HL7 FHIR)
• Clinical Quality Measures (CQMs) and the associated data standards supporting the interoperability of CQMs in live, operational settings.
• Familiarity and a proven track record leading pilot activities in a live/clinical setting with Electronic Health Record Systems, as well as the associated HIPPA and FISMA privacy and security policies that must be addressed when handling Protective Health Information(PHI), Personally Identifiable Information(PII), and the requirements and processes for working with Review Boards(IRBs)

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