Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Application Developer Intern in Denver, Colorado

Job Code: 25507-10878 Temporary No Weekends At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one ofthe nation's first hospital companies. Today, one of the nation'sleading providers of healthcare services, HCA is comprised oflocally-managed facilities that include more than 250 hospitals andfreestanding surgery centers in 20 states and the United Kingdom, employingapproximately 230,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of allinpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilitiesresulting in more than 26M patient encounters each year. HCA is committed tothe care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality,cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. Building on thefoundation provided by our Mission & Values, HCA puts patients first andworks to constantly improve the care we provide by implementing measures thatsupport our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highestposs Additional Facts: * Ranked 63 in Fortune 500 * Competitive Fortune 100, industry matched salaries andyearly merit increase * Computerworld Top 50 Best Places to Work in IT since2009 * Named one of the World s Most Ethical Companiessince 2010 * 106 HCA hospitals are on The Joint Commission s listof top performers on key quality measuresSUMMARY OF DUTIES The Application Developer develops database and other applicationsto support the needs of the division and affiliated facilities. The positionis responsible for ascertaining business requirements from business users andincorporating those requirements into applications that meet the definedneeds. The position is also responsible for assisting the Director ofApplication Services with other duties as assigned including maintenance andsupport of ongoing applications. DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO * Assists in developing, supporting, and maintainingdatabase and other applications. * Documents technical requirements by working with the LeadApplication Developer or business users. * Completes application development tasks assigned accordingto project plan (if applicable) and communicates obstacles and status. * Assists in developing prototypes/models and determiningdata sources (if applicable). * Follows industry technical and development standards whendeveloping database and web components. * Executes application testing plans. Documents and resolvesresulting defects. * Coordinates system and user acceptance testing (asappropriate). * Creates and maintains application documentation. * Assists in analyzing and executing change requests andenhancements. * Resolves application issues as needed. * Develops or follows appropriate change management controlsto mitigate operational and financial risks. * Actively participates in application design sessions. * Provides technical guidance to business users. * Devises technical solutions to promote business activities. * Performs routine application monitoring and maintenance asassigned. * Trains service desk staff to support developed applicationsand provides second level support for those applications. * Participates as needed in the enterprise developmentcommunity. * Assists with other duties as assigned Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities * Organization - Follows industry development standards and changecontrol processes. Actively builds technical knowledge by taking advantage ofinternal team mentoring and attending professional development opportunities. * Communication - communicates clearly and concisely (oral andwritten) at the appropriate level f