Management / Decision Support / Business Analyst - HealthcareSan Diego, California
Applies a thorough, advanced level knowledge of clinical and financial analysis and knowledge of systems technology to identify and design solutions within the decision support, research and/or quality systems. Requires an understanding of database functionality and reporting tools, the ability to creatively apply these concepts to a complex and changing environment and the ability to articulate underlying system processes and their affect on data and reports. Responsible for the development of Service Line analyses and the monitoring of Service Line trends. Serves as a resource to department managers and facilitates their use of corporate data. Works across departments to provide supportive information for various initiatives including productivity, business planning, volume trend analysis, case mix index, reimbursement and costing. Manages the integration and comparison of internal data with various benchmarks (e.g., NACHRI, OSHPD, Thomson Reuters, and PHIS).
** This is not an IT position, strong Excel, Math and Finance experience.
3 years of experience
Ability to prepare complex written and graphic reports that explain and interpret data trends
Ability to develop a query and return accurate data files to serve as the foundation of the analysis
Basic hospital financial reporting and experience with both financial and clinical analyses in a healthcare setting
Ability to perform complex analysis using modeling, forecasting and statistical analysis methodologies
Knowledge of healthcare terminology, coding practices, and KPI definitions
Ability to work effectively in a multi-faceted, time-critical work environment
Ability to manage and manipulate files maintaining content integrity
Ability to work with decision-makers to define the parameters of an analysis data set
Knowledge of effective organizational and management principles
Knowledge of Service Line management and accountability practices
5 years of experience