IT Healthcare Consultant Job Posting

Job Title:
IT Healthcare Consultant
Company: Solutions For You Inc.
Position Type: Contract
Pay Rate: $70 max
BA, MMIS, Claims, Medicaid, SAP, Risk Management
Date Posted: Jan-12-17

IT Healthcare Consultant

Location- South Carolina

Duration- 12 months

Rate- $70 max

This project is focused on the replacement of the State's Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS). The project requires major transformation of culture, processes and technology. This project also supports the Department's transition from primarily a fee-for-service payer of claims towards a program and policy driver for health outcomes primarily through managed care programs.

This position will primarily suppor the Accounting and Finance project by providing expertise in business analytics and draw from experience in previous financial SAP implementations. 

The Replacement MMIS Business Analyst will work with the Project Director and the Lead Project Manager and will support the various Project Management teams to ensure the claim solutions are coordinated with the Accounting and Finance solution. This position will serve as the Product Owner for the Accounting project for RMMIS leadership. 

This analyst will also provide leadership expertise in the following areas for the RMMIS team:
• Risk Management
• Issue Management
• Change Management
With multiple implementations, this position is key to ensure these processes are centralized for RMMIS, tracked weekly and well organized. 

These project management processes are created and maintained by the SCDHHS PMO. 

Duties include:
• Serve as primary product owner for the Accounting and Finance project, ensuring project meets the goals and objectives of the business owner, the agency Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
• Coordinate related business transformation activities needed with the CFO and other key staff
• Coordinate project tasks and activities with the project manager
• Provide project scheduling support as needed
• Monitor, coordinate and resolve to conclusion cross-project integrations and dependencies which include RMMIS solution implementations and SCDHHS enterprise architecture considerations
• Build positive relationships with clients and proactively address specific needs
• Participate in financial and claims business design sessions within assigned modules and work streams
• Advocate and lead business analysis in support of the Accounting and Finance project and its related impacts to the ASO, PBA, DASO and MCO payments
• Serve as primary risk manager for RMMIS program
• Issue management
• Change management
• Ensure RMMIS is adhering to PMO standards and governance around project processes
• Provide updates on status and issues for all assignments 
• Participate in scheduled operational meetings and routine team leads meetings
• Lead cross-functional meetings and produce business designs that integrate functionality across modules
• Facilitate sessions to effectively resolve issues if any. 
• Provide recommendations of appropriate resources if necessary to ensure assignments are completed within given time and budget.

• At least five years' experience in State Medicaid payer system integration and delivery
• At least five years of experience in major SAP financial implementations
• Five years of experience in risk management for large IT implementations
• Experience with inner workings of cross functional projects
• Familiarity with standard MMIS data structures, electronic data interchange, processes and related file formats.
• Interest, skill and ability to innovate including business processes, methods/procedures, and technology.
• Ability to effectively work and communicate, in both oral and written, with all levels of the Agency from frontline workers to Executive Staff as well as the Contractor(s).
• Impeccable integrity. This project will have very high visibility and will impact significant expenditures of public funds. Candidates must be confident with their abilities to make correct decisions and the courage to speak out when necessary.
• Willingness and ability to effectively engage with people and organizations on a continuous basis.

• Healthcare IT
• Integrations with Medicaid or other Government operations
• Project management
• Knowledge of Federal Certification requirements and processes is preferable.

Bachelor Degree, preferred

Location: US-SC-Columbia
Telecommute: No (Onsite Position)
Contact Name: alison mack
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