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Ajit
apanikulam@gmail.com
224-456-8088
2400 Sierra Blvd.,
Unit 108
Sacramento, CA 95825
Clinical Informaticist
16 years experience W2
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Experience
Business Intelligence/Quality Informaticist
Healthcare
Apr 2016 - Sep 2019
  • Acts as a liaison between physicians, administration, the Epic team and decision support
  • Capitalizes on intimate clinical knowledge and Epic build experience to identify, translate and modify stakeholder requirements into meaningful and actionable information that results in appropriate and efficient processes in pursuit of IHI’s ‘Quadruple Aim’
  • Work extensively with clinicians and the Epic team to design both new and modified clinical workflows
  • Build business objects to translate data from information into meaningful knowledge and action
  • Applies knowledge of measurement to design, build and validate analytical visualizations through the Sprint (Agile) process using BI tools (QlikView) and Epic reports (Reporting Workbench) while managing the process through JIRA
  • Project Lead for: Sepsis; Inpatient Discharge/Ambulatory Follow-up Protocol (TCM compliant); Medication Reconciliation clinical workflows and measurement processes within the team-based care environment
  • Measurement Lead for: Population Health (Physician and Executive Dashboards), Quality Measures (HEDIS), Medication Reconciliation, Medication Cost, Antimicrobial Stewardship, EPCS, BPA / Medication Alerts, Patient Risk Profile, Provider Profile, Blood Transfusion, Wound Center, Physical/Occupational Therapy
  • Claims-based reporting regarding aligned lives (both ‘At-Risk’ and ‘Value-Based’ populations)
  • Quality and financial reporting for Bellin’s own MA product and imminent launch of a standard product
Agile Methodology Business Intelligence Business Objects QlikView Epic HEDIS JIRA Stakeholder Engagement Dashboards Population Health Quality Measures System Redesign Data Analysis ACO
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Epic Clindoc Analyst
Healthcare
Feb 2015 - Apr 2016
Green Bay, WI
  • Analyzed, built, tested, deployed and optimized functionality through the Sprint (Agile) process
  • Projects included: Medication Reconciliation, implementing Alaris-Epic pump interoperability, ICD-10, Meaningful Use/QRDA-1, and Nutrition Re-Design
  • As a member of the project team, conducted detailed analysis of workflows and build requirements as well as performing the actual build and testing; very often coordinating with Epic and other vendor(s) involved
Epic ClinDoc Agile Methodology Analysis Workflow Analysis Optimization Training Education Meaningful Use
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Meditech Application Specialist
Healthcare
Jun 2014 - Sep 2014
Elk Grove Village, IL
  • Drawing on clinical experience, shadowed chief hospitalist to analyze physician workflows and needs, developed note templates and order sets for various departments
  • Applied technical knowledge of the platform to help frame physician requirements to the build team
  • Assisted with Alexian's Meditech 6.07 upgrade go-live.
  • Provided training and ATE support for PDOC/Problem List/Medication Reconciliation/CPOE/e-Prescribe
Meditech System Design Templates Training
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EMR Consultant
Healthcare
Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
Smyrna, GA
  • Installation and integration of EMR platforms, Amazing Charts and Practice Fusion, and subsequent training
  • Performed gap analysis for hardware alignment, installed the platforms and coordinated with technical support to troubleshoot issues
  • Implemented cost and performance tracking tools to analyze MU compliance, costs and efficiencies
  • Taught staff appropriate procedures for compliance with MU stage I and qualify for incentives
  • Ensured strong communication between providers and staff, clearly outlined expectations and instilled confidence in the end-users of the long-term efficiencies/benefits created
EMR Practice Fusion Amazing Charts Meaningful Use Training System Design
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Co-Founder/Physician
Healthcare
Jun 2005 - Oct 2010
  • An instrumental member of a five-person team that built a new tertiary care/trauma facility with 250 beds in the southern region of India that serves an urban community of approximately 2 million residents
  • A key figure from concept/design through execution: developed a strategic plan, raised capital, identified/acquired/ re-zoned land, contributed to the architectural design, monitored construction/conducted building site audits
  • Planned company’s capitalization and secured funds to enable land acquisition and obtain requisite permits; helped plan space and facilities to optimize functional efficiency
  • Created financial models including projected growth rates and future expansion, determined present and future capitalization needs as well as procured capital equipment to bring services to cutting-edge functionality - including implementing a proprietary EMR platform
  • Interviewed, hired and had direct supervision of all managers for paramedical and ancillary services. Instilled a vision for an open door and self-empowerment philosophy in an otherwise authoritarian industry and culture
  • Served as a SME when approaching government and business stakeholders; transitioned to remote consultancy regarding finance and communication issues as well as coaching in-process improvements
Physician Senior Leadership
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Education
Doctoral in Medicine
PSG Institute of Medical Science and Research
Attended in Organizational Leadership Certificate
Northwestern University
Attended in CAPM
Project Management Institute
Skills
PDSA
2019
1
Quadruple Aim
2019
1
Physician
2010
5
Senior Leadership
2010
5
Agile Methodology
2019
4
Reporting Workbench
2019
1
ACO
2019
3
Business Intelligence
2019
3
Business Objects
2019
3
Dashboards
2019
3
Data Analysis
2019
3
Epic
2019
3
HEDIS
2019
3
JIRA
2019
3
Population Health
2019
3
QlikView
2019
3
Quality Measures
2019
3
Stakeholder Engagement
2019
3
System Redesign
2019
3
Analysis
2016
1
Education
2016
1
Epic ClinDoc
2016
1
Meaningful Use
2016
1
Optimization
2016
1
Training
2016
1
Workflow Analysis
2016
1
Amazing Charts
2012
1
EMR
2012
1
Meditech
2014
1
Practice Fusion
2012
1
System Design
2014
1
Templates
2014
1
Languages
English, Fluent/Bilingual
Awards
Invited to present project build and implementation (Epic-Alaris, 2017
1st Place WHO Esssay Competition on Alzheimer's Disease, 2002