Cerner Population Health Lead

Clearance Level
Systems Analysis
Remote, Based in the USA
Key Skills For Success

Electronic Health Records (EHR)

Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Systems

Healthcare Information Technology (HIT)

REQ#: RQ143206
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Pipeline
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

We are GDIT. As one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government, we own our opportunities to better enable healthcare organizations to identify theirs.

You can make GDIT your place. You make it your own by turning obstacles into action. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an important role in providing the technologies and services that millions of healthcare professionals depend on, every day. Our work depends on a Population Health Lead joining our team to support remote Federal EHR Modernization program activities.

At GDIT, we put our people first. As a Population Health Lead supporting a Federal EHR Modernization program, you will be trusted to coordinate the design, configuration, and deployment of Oracle/Cerner Population Health solutions and other suppliers as appropriate. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Collaborating with IHS stakeholders and subject matter experts to modernize their Population Health Platform and capabilities across a complex, multi-site client program
  • Establishing and executing Population Health strategies in accordance with client priorities
  • Acting as the single point of contact for cross-organizational Pop Health escalations and drive internal organizational initiatives
  • Managing associates and team priorities based on business direction—adjusting when needed
  • Supporting the Project Management Office in the planning, execution, and reporting for the EHR’s Population Health capabilities
  • Responsible to oversee the various HealtheIntent functionality configurations and optimizing the downstream systems dependent on data management
  • May supervise others


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent HIT (Healthcare Information Technology) deployment (Cerner or equivalent EHR platforms) work experience
  • 10+ years of Health Information Technology experience
  • Ability to work at the Enterprise level, working and coordinating efforts across numerous resources, sub-contractors and stakeholders
  • Excellent communication, organization, and analytical skills
  • The successful candidate must be able to obtain a Public Trust Security Clearance.
  • Ability to travel


  • Experience with HIE (Health Information Exchanges) and data syndication efforts
  • Knowledge of health privacy regulations (HIPAA, 42CFR Part II, etc.)
  • Experience in federal projects and familiarity with HHS EPLC processes


  • Work visa sponsorship will not be provided for this position.  / Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Level 5 clearance.


  • 401K with company match
  • Customizable health benefits packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you


Opportunity Owned

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Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required


Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $106,371 - $177,632, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.