Department: COSW Institute for Families in Society
Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Advertised Job Summary:
Population Health Data Analyst (PHDA) is responsible for clinical and population health data knowledge and analysis across various platforms, including participation with Managed Care Organizations (MCO), Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) performance measures maintained by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), Value-Based Programs, Patient-Centered Medical Homes (PCMH), Uniformed Data System (UDS), or other Population Health Management programs. This position will help examine performance improvement initiatives to achieve quality, efficiency, and utilization goals. Responsible for working collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team to handle complex data projects.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Master’s degree in statistics, public health or related field. 5 years of experience:
3+ years of combined experience with improving clinical quality, health care analytics, or driving clinical transformation initiatives with population health programs, Patient Center Medical Homes or in Accountable Care Organizations and 2+ years of experience in statistical or data analysis, interpreting and utilizing clinical data analytics, outcomes measurement in healthcare and use of that data to drive change.
Experience working with and collaborating successfully with senior level leadership
Demonstrates knowledge and expertise in clinical documentation as well EMR, HEDIS, and UDS
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Applications, including Excel and Access and SQL
Experience with statistical analysis and business intelligence tools
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 58560
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