Overview

Title: TB Patient Management (TBPM) Consultant- Hybrid
Location: Atlanta, GA, USA
Length: Long term
Restriction: w2 or 1099

Description:

Very long term project expect to go for 4+ years w2 or 1099 Hybrid – onsite as needed

Short Description:

Under broad supervision, designs, codes, tests, modifies and debugs computer software.

Job Description:

Rebuild existing TB Patient Management (TBPM) System in a modern architecture/framework.
Update TB workflows to better align with TBPM processes.
Eliminate the many steps involved updating various data input screens
Build in processes to ingest TB eCRs and ELR data feeds
Redevelop the Report of a Verified Case of TB (RVCT) process.
Streamline the data extract Message Mapping Guide (MMG) for transmission to the CDC.
The TBPM system is to replace the existing TBPM system built some 15 years ago, as workflows and processes have changed within the TB section, the tool used to track patients with TB hasnt kept up to date due to there not being a designated resource to keep up with these changing protocols. This has led to a system that no longer supports the day to day activities needed to be accomplished managing TB patients within Georgia.

The current system has multiple tabs that split up the data entry into groups of information corresponding to the tabs heading. It is envisaged this way of organizing the various data grouping will stay the same in the rebuilt version.

Current tab organization:

Epi Investigation Additional Epi investigative information, genotyping, linking with a known case etc.
Documents supporting documentation upload area
Imaging Chest imaging results including type of image taken CT scan, MRI etc.
Tests Blood tests and results information with an upload function for the actual test report image.
Diagnosis Case verification status, Suspect, Not a case etc.
CI Contact Investigation Summary
RVCT This report gets built over time and once complete gets sent to the CDC.
Patient Patient Demographics, Address History etc.
Assessment Site of TB, previous diagnosis of TB and Risk factors
Meds TB Medications being taken
DOT Directly Observed Therapy and if treatment/meds stopped the reason why
Susceptibility Molecular Susceptibility
Bacteriology Drug susceptibility etc.
MDR Observes the side effects of the various prescribed medications.

Required Skills:

Bachelors Degree from an accredited college or university with coursework in Computer Science or management systems.
TB Patient Management (TBPM) System 6 Years
Update TB workflows to better align with TBPM processes 6 Years
Build in processes to ingest TB eCRs and ELR data feeds 6 Years
Streamline the data extract Message Mapping Guide (MMG) for transmission to the CDC 6Years