The eHealth Exchange Program Manager, Policy & Governance provides support on eHealth Exchange-related legal and trust agreements and operating policies and procedures. The Program Manager works in consultation with the Executive Director (ED), Coordinating Committee (CC) and Board of Directors. The Program Manager works with the ED to evaluate new use cases, network capability and related policy implications to enhance and grow the network; and works along with participating federal agencies to accomplish coordinated innovative strategies supporting and accelerating a nationwide roll-out of the eHealth Exchange Program across the U.S.
The Program Managers’ work will focus on topics that include eHealth Exchange governance, Data Use and Reciprocal Support Agreement (DURSA), and associated Operating Policies and Procedures (OPPs).
This position is located in the Vienna, VA corporate office.
What is the eHealth Exchange?
eHealth Exchange is a nationwide health data sharing network, which enables the secure sharing of health information among public and private participants, including federal agencies, health systems, healthcare provider organizations, regional and state health data sharing networks, public health and
others in support of better care for individuals and populations.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
• Ability to manage policy work for a rapidly growing and evolving program on a nationwide scale, in a highly visible setting
• Excellent communication and customer relationship management skills
• Ability to work through complex policy and governance issues toward timely resolution both at a strategic level as well as a day-to-day operational level, in a setting that requires coordinating across multiple parties including senior level leadership
• Ability to adapt quickly to complex culture and develop successful professional relationships with key stakeholders
• Ability to complete tasks accurately and within strict time constraints and simultaneously manage multiple projects
• Ability to work with multi-disciplinary teams for complex program efforts
• Must be experienced and comfortable working in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment and able to deal well with change and ambiguity
EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE:
• Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree in Business Administration, Public Health Administration, or related field preferred or in progress
• Minimum of 2 years’ experience in health IT which may include working on complex health IT policy and trust agreements for health information exchange
• Solid foundation of professional experience/education in developing, interpreting, and applying policies, preferably for production health information sharing
• Experience/education working in the public and private sector, with a general understanding of federal contracting