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Berta Perez Esteban
Senior Interface Specialist
Salford Royal Hospital
WHAT DO YOU DO?

My job consists in to interface/intercommunicate the different clinical applications inside and outside the Salford Royal hospital to have the most complete central patient record, I am responsible for analysis, design, development, validation testing, documenting, support and maintenance of the interfaces for Salford Royal Hospital. Most of the interfaces are based in HL7 ( international standards for transfer of clinical and administrative data)

WHAT SKILLS DO YOU USE MOST IN YOUR JOB?
  • HL7
  • FHIR
  • XML
  • SQL
  • Object Oriented programming languagues; Identify issues and concerns and communicate
WHAT'S THE MOST INTERESTING THING YOU'VE WORKED ON IN YOUR CAREER SO FAR?

Remora Project : A Mobile Application was developed to collect symptoms and lifestyle data from patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Revolutionized how we care for people with long term conditions, such as musculoskeletal disease and rheumatoid arthritis. Clinicians now have the ability to monitor this passively and integrate the data inputted by patients into their hospital clinic consultations. Now able to automatically integrate this information directly into the electronic patient record.

WHAT'S YOUR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND?

MSc in Computing (Software Engineering) with Honors

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO GO INTO DIGITAL & TECH?

The digital and tech is very challenging. Every day in any part of the world are growing and developing new ideas.

WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO GIRLS THINKING ABOUT A CAREER IN DIGITAL AND TECH?

The digital and tech has a huge different range of types of jobs, you can be expert in network or software or hardware or be a project manager , the possibilities is huge to improve and move forward in the future and enjoy every day your job.


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