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UnitedHealth Group Laboratory Systems Management Analyst - Telecommute in California

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develops andmaintains our LIS applications (McKesson Lab, SafeTrace Tx (Blood Bank),Sunquest PoiwerPath, Data Innovations Instrument Manager, Telcor QML and RALSiSTAT)

  • Lead Lab TestChange committee and oversee and document the build of new lab tests, andmodification or existing lab tests as needed. Perform unit and integratedtesting with downstream systems like Epic and Vigilanz

  • Test and verifysoftware provided in software releases

  • Works as a liaisonbetween Laboratory Staff and ITS

  • Works withnon-laboratory departments regarding laboratory processes to develop solutionsfor efficient work practices.

  • Performs ongoingquality assurance audits of LIS calculations, expert rules, logic and outputsto ensure proper functioning and interpretation of results in downstreamsystems e.g. Epic and Vigilanz

  • Create and reviewSOPs in preparation for CAP and other regulatory inspections and audits.

  • Activelyparticipate in the education of laboratory staff on the functionality of ourLIS applications

  • Demonstratesknowledge of all equipment and systems necessary to complete duties andresponsibilities, providing end-user technical support of support applications

  • Adheres to HIPAAstandards and supports ongoing professional development

  • Participates inon-call rotation and works off-hours as needed

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience in the labenvironment

  • Current licensure for the California State Department for Healthas a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) or an ASCP from another state

  • Familiarity with the function and operation of laboratoryinformation systems (LIS)

  • Computer experience of course work in computer operations and dataprocessing

  • Participates in on-call rotation and works off hours as needed

Preferred qualifications:

  • Prefer certification or experience with the Epic, particularly theBeaker module

Careers withOptum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world?s large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's bestwork.(sm)

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an EqualEmployment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicantswill receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disabilitystatus, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status,genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass adrug test before beginning employment.

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