Information Technology

Information Technology Specialist 15

Full Time

CHAMPS is an automated information system that was implemented by the Department of Community Health (DCH) and the Department of Technology, Management, and Budget (DTMB) in October 2009 for the processing of Medicaid claims and payments. CHAMPS provides contract management and payment processing for managed care services, behavioral health services, inpatient and outpatient hospital services, physician services, maternity services, mental health care, and community-based home care services. CHAMPS also provides financial evaluation management reports for these service providers.  Further, the DCH data warehouse allows DCH to perform ad hoc analysis and research of available data for fraud detection, service utilization, and other management reports.  In August 2011, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services certified that CHAMPS met federal requirements for a Medicaid Management System.

Required Education and Experience:


Possession of a bachelor’s degree with at least 21 semester (32 term) credits in computer science, data processing, computer information systems, data communications, networking, systems analysis, computer programming, or mathematics.


Four years of professional experience equivalent to an Information Technology Infrastructure or Programmer/Analyst P11 or one year equivalent to an Information Technology Infrastructure or Programmer/Analyst 12.

This position will be available on our website until 04/27/15.


To apply for this position, please visit our website at and apply electronically for posting #:0801-2015-0246rg. Thank you and we look forward to reviewing your application.

$29.98 – $44.32 hourly