Penn State Health Data Analyst Quality - Quality Informatics in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible to perform high level analyses in support of institution-wide clinical quality improvement activities. Facilitate the development and maintenance of data collection, leveraging existing data to identify gaps in care and recommend areas of focus for quality improvement activities.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science or a related field required.

3 years data analysis experience in either finance, clinical, or research required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:

Understanding of clinical processes required

Understanding of quality improvement concepts (lean, pdca, etc) required

Ability to generate and extract data from source systems required

Excellent communication and analytical skills required

Proficiency in Power Point and Excel required

Ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously required

Ability to understand and work with complex data sets.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Project management skills preferred

Experience with statistics preferred.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained