Providence Quality Data Analyst in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Quality Data Analyst (Quality Improvement, Days, 1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Provide advanced analytical support for quality, clinical and quality operations improvement activities. This includes summarizing information into charts, tables, and figures to convey the meaning of the data to customers and decision-makers.
Organize, prepare, and distribute complex quality, patient safety, clinical and quality operational reports utilizing multiple data systems. This may include Epic, Datix, CDW, Callisto, or others.
Leading new strategic data-related projects, strategic initiatives, and other high level projects. Uses quality improvement methodology knowledge and data analysis expertise to inform improvement initiatives. Provides consultative services and recommendations to leadership on work process or initiatives.
May support specific content areas, such as Quality Improvement, Infection Prevention, Patient Safety, Medical Staff Services, Nursing Quality, etc. Develop relationships with individuals in these areas and continue to learn more about their operations.
Provide in-depth specialized skills in areas such as: statistical analyses, programming and technical data management skills, healthcare information, or database development.
Utilize programming skills, such as SQL, VB/VBA, or other programming languages. Uses these skills in optimizing reports or conducting statistical analyses.
Develop and provide support for relational databases, including reporting, design, and data management.
Maintain clear documentation on reports and other outputs to keep inclusion and exclusion criteria explicit for those interpreting the data. This includes Stadard Work and Standard Operating Procedure.
Communicate with Sr. Analyst and/or Sr. Manager regarding prioritization of projects and completion of requests on deadline.
Participate in research study and quality project design in a collaborative relationship with investigators, management, and staff.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Social Science, Computer Science, Biological Science, Mathematics, Nursing, or related field. Or equivalent educ/experience
1 year of eperience in health care environment
2 years of experience creating and manipulating databases for research and quality improvement project requests
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Master's Degree in public Health, Statistics, Healthcare Administration, Program Management, or related field
1 year demonstrated experience with programming languages, such as Visual Basic, SQL, SAS, SPSS or other technical skill sets
About Providence Alaska Medical Center
Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.
As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Quality/Risk/Safety (Non-Clinical)
Req ID: 284931