Senior Data Analyst, Nursing Informatics

  • HCA
  • Nashville, TN, USA
  • Feb 14, 2019
Systems Analyst

Job Description

Job Code: 10201-26639


No Weekends

About HCA

Nashville-based HCA is one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, operating 171 locally managed hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and the United Kingdom. With its founding in 1968, HCA created a new model for hospital care in the United States, using combined resources to strengthen hospitals, deliver patient-focused care and improve the practice of medicine. HCA has conducted a number of clinical studies, including one that demonstrated that full-term delivery is healthier than early elective delivery of babies and another that identified a clinical protocol that can reduce bloodstream infections in ICU patients by 44 percent. HCA is a learning healthcare system that uses its more than 27 million annual patient encounters to advance science, improve patient care and save lives.

The Clinical Services Group (CSG) is responsible for the development and implementation of HCA's Electronic Health Record (EHR) program as well as the expansion of business processes and performance related to HCA's Clinical Agenda.

The Senior Data Analyst, Nursing Informatics collaborates with CNIO, Director of Nursing Informatics, Manager of Nursing Informatics, VP of Nursing Performance Measurement, Data Science team, IT&S Data teams, Clinical Informatics Data teams, and others to execute the service and support function of analytics for Nursing Informatics. The Senior Data Analyst develops and executes the implementation and analytic tools for HCA Nursing Informatics across the enterprise. The Senior Data Analyst will support the strategic direction to incorporate these tools within both corporate Nursing Informatics, Nursing CSG, and Division based collaborative, multi-disciplinary teams that are focused on nursing informatics activities and improving nursing clinical and operational performance. This role is service-model based and liaisons between key business constituents and the IT&S development team, helping to define requirements and establish multi-year product roadmaps. The Senior Data Analyst executes the analytic strategic vision by collaborating with Nursing Informatics leaders and Nursing, and other clinical leaders, to develop and support data and analysis needs of department/units, facility, and division teams. This position reports to the VP Nursing Informatics. This position collaborates with the Clinical Informatics BI teams, Nursing Performance measurement teams, and Data Science teams to ensure exceptional use of analytical models, guiding data visualizations, and enabling these data tools across the enterprise. This position needs to possess the ability to understand the Nursing Informatics strategic vision, creativity in expressing the vision into tactically appropriate data and information models, possess superior analytic skills, have excellent communication skills [both written and verbal], servant leadership capabilities, relationship building and management, portray an executive presence, and a proven track record of delivering results.

Major Responsibilities:

• Ensure a standardized and consistent approach relating to CDM participation and implementation of Data Governance, Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics

• Acts as the subject matter expert to assist in the development of the appropriate strategies, plans, tools and approaches to ensure successful implementation of BI reports, dashboards and other solutions

• Lead multi-disciplinary teams to use data in improving usage and operational workflow

• Think analytically and critically to lead reporting standardization and automating efforts

• Provide complex data analysis with ad hoc and operational reports as requested by Group, Division, and Corporate leaders

• Present data formally and informally and facilitate discussion regarding data outputs

• Identify reporting needs to support usage goals throughout the Facility, Division, Group and enterprise levels of HCA

• Use and support database applications and analytical tools, evaluate data quality, applications, and workflow functions

• Provide in depth "what if" analysis of data using available tools

Education & Experience:

•Bachelor's degree required

•Master's degree Healthcare or Technical Preferred

•5+ years of experience in position(s) with relevant experience

•3+ years of experience in position(s) with data analytics and data warehousing

Special Qualifications

• Works independently, receives minimal guidance and acts as a mentor and provides direction to colleagues with less experience

• Demonstrated extensive experience in large-scale reporting development projects (ad hoc and standard queries)

• Demonstrated broad SQL development experience with solid understanding of relational and multi-dimensional designs

• Experience with relational database management systems; Teradata and SQL Server

• Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office

• Knowledge of the health care industry including EHR strategies and applications, clinical workflow issues, regulatory compliance and federal mandates preferred

• Tableau, PowerBI or MicroStrategy experience preferred

Last Edited: 02/13/2019