quality assurance


Job Description

We are working with a Government in Prince Edward Island seeking a QA Analyst to join their team on a hybrid, 1-year contract.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Data Analysis Establish and document regular data quality audits.

    Develop quality assurance processes, including test plan and test cases document detailing the testing approach and test scenarios
  • Conduct regular analysis/audits of health portal data to identify discrepancies, inaccuracies, and inconsistencies and document in an issue log.
  • Monitor data entry processes and systems, analyze data quality trends, and identify areas for improvement.
  • Design and execute data validation and reconciliation procedures to verify the accuracy of health portal data.
  • Conduct comprehensive quality assurance testing to validate the functionality and performance of data-related features and functionalities within the health portal.
  • Investigate root causes of data quality issues, document action plans and implement corrective actions to prevent recurrence.
  • Facilitation Facilitate sessions with stakeholders, including healthcare providers and IT teams, to define data quality requirements and metrics
  • Standards Establish and document data standards and guideline document outlining standardized formats, terminology, and coding systems and any procedures.
  • Education Provide education and support on data quality best practices and procedures.
  • Develop education materials such as user guides, manuals, or online tutorials for end-users on data entry processes and data quality best practices.
  • Data Governance Develop a data governance framework document outlining policies, procedures, and controls for data quality, security, and privacy throughout the lifecycle of the health portal.
  • Qualifications and Skills

  • Resource must have an upwards of five (5) years of direct experience performing data analysis and management preferably in a Health Care environment;
  • High degree of knowledge of data structures and data integrity;
  • Direct experience with data analysis, data analysis methods and tools;
  • Extensive experience doing data analysis in MS Excel (pivot tables, vlookup, formulas, advanced graphs, what-if analysis);
  • Extensive understanding of data standardization, validation, mapping;
  • Knowledge of other healthcare workflows, processes and solutions, such as EMR, Acute care Clinical Information system, Lab Information Systems, Radiology Systems, etc.;
  • Knowledge of Clinical data repositories is considered an asset;
  • Knowledge of healthcare data standards, terminologies, and regulatory requirements, such as HL7, ICD, LOINC, FHIR;
  • Experience working with government organizations would be considered an asset;

  • Education