Venkateswara Reddy Challa
An information technology (IT) worker well versed in electronic data interchange (EDI), Venkateswara Reddy Challa served Cognosante of Richmond, Virginia, as an EDI analyst. The position required that he collaborate with the firm’s major client, the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), to help it set up digital infrastructures so that small businesses could access insurance products governed by the Affordable Care Act. While pursuing the HHS project, Venkateswara Reddy Challa labored in partnership with his team of nine other IT professionals.
Earlier in his career, Venkateswara Challa honed his EDI skills while employed with Towers Perrin of Atlanta as an EDI and business analyst. His duties involved scrutinizing health care programs for cost-improvement opportunities and then determining how such improvements might be implemented. This required he perform research regarding EDI transactions and validate EDI transactions linked to adjudication and claims processing.
His work history also includes time as an EDI analyst with major providers like the Cleveland Clinic and Misys Healthcare Systems.