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EDI, HL7 and BizTalk Integration Specialist

Palatine, Illinois, United States
May 13, 2019

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Tom Banaski

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•Experience developing Healthcare, Healthcare claims, logistics and EDI integration solutions using BizTalk 2010, 2013 as well as proprietary integration solutions

•Expertise with EDI software, HL7, Logistics EDI, Visual Studio and SQL Server Management Studio, MySQL, EDIFECS, XML, XSLT and Visio, SalesForce, MapForce, Mulesoft, EDIFACT and Jira

•Experienced in AGILE development environment utilizing daily SCRUM meetings as well as traditional Waterfall, SDLC, SaaS

•Setup and managed program for automation of file delivery between SSH servers as well as data processing, including network setup and creation of SQL agent jobs and SSIS projects

•Project/client management, from conception, architecture and build through QA and go-live


Integration Specialist / BizTalk Developer

August 2018 – Present

Redwood Logistics Chicago, IL

Redwood Logistics is a high growth leading provider of multimodal third-party logistics solutions

Migrate BizTalk processes to MapForce and Mulesoft in order to retire outdated BizTalk server

Document existing BizTalk maps and processes for migration

Provide resource for BizTalk configuration and process questions

Integration Specialist III / BizTalk Developer

May 2018 – August 2018

TrueCommerce Columbus, OH

TrueCommerce integrates everything from EDI, to digital storefronts and marketplaces, to product information management and inventory management, and whatever comes next.

Made xquery map changes in response to customer requests

Created maps in xquery or BizTalk to enable new business customer onboardings

Provide ongoing support for existing xquery maps and BizTalk applications and maps

EDI Consultant

November 2017 – May 2018

EDI Integrations Hoffman Estates, IL

•EDI Integrations provides small company solutions utilizing BizTalk and EDI technology

•Designed EDI integrations solutions for logistics systems as well as systems looking to migrate to EDI

•Provided implementation plans for bringing EDI system on line

•Teach basic EDI skills to customer service representatives

•Reviewed client systems to provide analysis for implementation plans

BizTalk Developer/Support

August 2016 – November 2017

Clover Technologies, Inc. Hoffman Estates, IL

•Clover Technologies provides businesses with intelligent environmental solutions focused on the recovery, remanufacturing and remarketing of technology assets

•Developed new client maps to enable customer EDI processing into and out of existing BizTalk architecture and proprietary system

•Utilized EDI file types 810, 846, 850, 855, 856, 997

•Modified XSLT in mapping both solutions and fixing existing inefficient code in maps, resulting in fewer rejected EDI files from clients’ systems

•Worked with BizTalk360 and ESB alerts on daily on call basis as well as Visual Studio version 2013 and 2015 as well as TFS

•Maintained existing customer base maps and perform support/fix service to client specifications

•Responsible for unit testing of each solution as well as code roll out when new code ready for Production

•Provided on call support on bi weekly bases for after-hours help mailbox

BizTalk Developer

February 2016 – June 2016

TEKsystems Schaumburg, IL

•TEKsystems provides consultants for contract or contract to hire work across industries including but not limited to communication, healthcare, financial services and government

•Upgraded existing hospital data integrations enabling seamless migration from BizTalk 2010 to BizTalk 2013

•Work required analysis and interpretation of existing processes and review of output for compare against legacy systems output

•Maintained constant contact with main office and contributed to ongoing additional projects related to BizTalk 2013 rollout for upcoming hospital systems replacement

•Created documentation for each interface being completed reflecting all details needed for deployment and recreation of solution from ground up if needed

BizTalk Developer

August 2015 – February 2016

SEKO Logistics, Inc. Itasca, IL

•SEKO Logistics offers complete supply chain solutions – specializing in transportation, global logistics, air and ocean freight forwarding and warehousing

•Designed BizTalk solutions for over 12 shipping clients with tight time constraints

•Was challenged to “think out of the box” with solutions to otherwise nonstandard requests

•Created and built 4 VM BizTalk servers for Development use

•Spearheaded analysis & recommendations to shift infrastructure to BizTalk Enterprise and BizTalk360

BizTalk Developer

December 2012 – July 2015

Practice Velocity Machesney Park, IL

Practice Velocity offers the #1 Rated Urgent Care EMR, Urgent Care Billing Services, and Urgent Care Startup Consulting

Managed data integration projects from initial inception to release for testing

Worked with clients on custom data formats to produce custom integration solutions as well as EDI/X12 and HL7 formats

Developed BizTalk Applications for projects which required Meaningful Use 2 government reimbursement for clients

Configured ESB Console and error reporting for projects to designated department leads

Designed EDI-based solution for 837P claim reconciliation via 277 and 999 EDI files

Architected and implemented solutions for automation of client government-required processes such as CDC and state registry data submission

Developed telemedicine communication solution to enable integration of remote doctor consultation and examination interface with company EMR software

Wrote documentation for all BizTalk processes for both support and IT

Senior Data Ops Analyst/Tech

May 2008 – December 2012

Aldera (now dba EvolentHealth) Lisle, IL

•Evolent’s aligned partnership model and mature capabilities maximize clinical and financial

performance and mitigate financial risk while enabling health care organizations to control their

own destiny.

•Designed and wrote client-facing documentation for processes ranging from EDI tool use to companion guides for 5010 formats for 837I and 837P files

•Sole person responsible for creation, maintenance and troubleshooting of outbound 837 processes to provide for clients' claim file creation for state reimbursement of over 45,000 claims per month also using EDIFECs software for validation

•Mastered BrideGate EDI translation tool which became company’s solution for eligibility loads, proprietary data and EDI conversions as well as file delivery to and from client systems

•Designed first functional job, a file delivery system to support all Production clients within two months of hire date

•Performed sales demos of BridgeGate application/EDI tool in meetings with potential clients

•Handled client Production environment upgrade build process, bringing updated versions to Production and client UAT environments

•Performed client environment upgrades on all Production, UAT and Production Support

•Was on call 24/7 for customer support of server hosting all EDI and file transport processes

•Developed Microsoft SSIS jobs to replace the existing SQL DTS and BridgeGate processes, saving the company $14,000/month

•Sole person for design, quality testing, maintenance and implementation of in-house file mover software and related customer support of same

Technical Support Specialist Level II

December 1999 - November 2007

UnitedHealth Lisle, IL

•UnitedHealth Group is a distinctively diversified health and well-being company helps people live healthier lives using Clinical Insight, Technology and Data & Information

•Responsible for writing installation programs for quarterly and special product releases

•Handled 24 hour on call pager support alone for 3 years

•Experience building and imaging machines using Symantec Ghost, as well as cold builds with

Windows 2000 & 2003 Server, Windows XP, 95 and NT

•Was sole primary hardware and network support for 80+ clients nationwide

•Simultaneously maintained software on multiple OS platforms from DOS 6.22, Win 3.1, Win 9.x,

Windows NT and Windows 2000, Windows 2003 Server and Windows XP

•Designed, build and implement CD, diskette and web-based releases to clients

•Assisted in FTP site setup and maintenance as well as managed and executed website updates

•Project manager for data conversions of 45 pharmacies from existing software platform to new windows-based software


Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

•Majored in Biology with Minor in Chemistry

June 2010 - SQL Server Query Certification, Oak Brook, IL

•Course in SQL Server Query writing and support

November 2012 – present:

•One on one BizTalk training from published BizTalk author Howard Edidin on all BizTalk concepts including best practices, server setup and configuration

May 2013 - BizTalk Training, Schaumburg, IL

•Course to introduce concepts of BizTalk 2010 development


Contributing author, “HL7 for BizTalk” by Howard Edidin and Vikas Bhardwaj, published by Apress


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