3M HIS Clinical Content Methodlogy Specialist - (Wallingford, CT / Silver Spring, MD)
Wallingford , Connecticut
January 10, 2017
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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Clinical Content Methodology Specialist for the Health Information Systems Division located in Wallingford, CT or Silver Spring, MD office.

3M Health Information Systems (HIS) is the world leader for innovating the language of health and delivers comprehensive software and consulting services. We transform ideas into products and services that help customers add efficiency to their operations and, in turn, deliver better service to patients. The magic of 3M innovation happens when smart, creative people collaborate to break new ground, solve a problem or create a solution that improves or saves lives.

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Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Senior clinical content methodology specialist are needed to translate CER classification systems research into clinical education content, training programs, sales outreach, and product insights to support HIS product development, sales, and marketing to government, payer, and provider markets.

Internal role:
  • Determine high potential opportunities with state governments and target specific products in 2016, in coordination with State Initiatives team
  • Determine high potential federal government opportunities and target specific products in 2016 (CMS/HHS and Congress), including active pursuit of groups with which HIS has historically not engaged, such as the CMS Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI)
  • Act as a high-level subject matter expert to HIS business unit management (Revenue Cycle, PPS, and IPS), providing content, research insights, and ongoing expertise to help drive product development and business growth
  • Supports the coordination with methodology development teams, business/product owners, and marketing to move concepts forward
  • Create content and develop training programs to support State Initiatives, Business Partners, Sales, and Marketing. Training would focus on the use of HIS classification systems to improve financial and clinical outcomes across all markets - state policy decision makers and provider and payer leaders at the healthcare delivery level
  • Serve as a subject matter expert to marketing and communications teams providing customer insight and use cases for assigned methodologies including customers' goals, processes, and needs
  • Leverage market research to develop business insights
  • Develop educational and promotional campaigns that translate CER research into content that can be used by various HIS teams and communicated over a variety of channels to key audiences
  • Maintain client enhancement requests and other voice of customer (VOC) feedback for assigned methodologies

External role:
  • Serve as high-level consultant/subject matter expert available to State Initiatives and Sales teams for consultation with state government decision makers, business partner management, and provider and payer organization executive leadership
  • Drive executive level outreach on PFEs at the state and federal level to take advantage of current national and state initiatives to pursue efforts at bundling
  • Active engagement as a HIS thought leader to translate CER research for a wide-range of audiences, including article development, conference speaking, blogging, and other influencer marketing programs including healthcare-related conferences and 3M user group conferences

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Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited University and/or Active RN License and/or RHIT and/or RHIA
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in the healthcare industry working with patient classification solutions, quality outcome measures, and pay for outcome methodologies

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in related field, to coding, health information management
  • Excellent knowledge of disease and procedure classification systems, ICD-9, ICD-10, CPT, HCPCS and thorough understanding of official coding guidelines
  • Strong background in Classification and code-based quality and payment methodologies (e.g. MS-DRGs, HACs, APR DRGs, VBP, CRGs)
  • Experience with healthcare related data (claims and billing, healthcare informatics, inpatient and outpatient data) and HIPAA requirements
  • Extensive experience at engaging high-level decision-makers within government and/or provider and payer organizations
  • Skilled translator and communicator. Adept at translating complex information into simple and accessible concepts for a variety of audiences
  • Strong sense of individual initiative, high integrity, and personal responsibility for quality output
  • Experienced thought leader with a track record in the healthcare industry presenting and training on clinical concepts underlying design of patient classification, performance outcome measures and pay for outcome approaches in healthcare
  • Significant knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology
  • Published in peer reviewed healthcare journals, blogs on quality outcome performance measures or pay for outcome approaches
  • Strong analytical thinking, project planning, and pattern recognition skills
  • A demonstrated ability to take initiative and responsibility for assignments
  • Must be comfortable in a fast-paced environment with challenging deadlines, and multiple patient classification projects;
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to excel in a complex, cross-functional and dynamic work environment
  • Strategic thinker, creative, analytical, methodical, clear writing and messaging ability, fast learner and strong business acumen
  • Working style is able to prioritize, multi-task, focus on goals, takes accountability and manages time well
  • Passionate, team player that energizes and leads others

Location: Wallingford, CT or Silver Spring, MD
Travel: May include up to 50% domestic

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