Job Description

At Harris Health System, we champion better health for our patients, their families and our community, by connecting them to an integrated healthcare system that provides high-quality healthcare. Harris Health focuses on the delivery of primary care, wellness and prevention services to the residents of Harris County, Texas, through its extensive network of inpatient and outpatient facilities. Harris Health is a proud recipient of the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered medical homes. Harris Health's medical faculty and residents are provided by its nationally recognized medical school partners: Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Skills / Requirements

JOB SUMMARY: 

The Senior Analyst, Advanced Analytics is responsible for coordinating, planning and performing Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI) contract monitoring based on the quality metrics identified for each contract and coordinating and planning contract business performance reviews. They are responsible for independently performing the QAPI monitoring function and contract business performance reviews and preparing statistical and narrative reports based on the results of the analysis of contracts.

Reporting must be prepared and submitted in a timely manner and in a format that is presentable to department leadership. Sr. Analysts are responsible for assisting department and Sr. Leadership with statistical decision making based on the results of their analysis. Sr. Analysts are responsible for working directly with the Contract Portfolio Liaisons to ensure that their reporting needs have been met.

Must provide exceptional customer service to both internal and external customers; strongly adheres to the Service First values: friendliness, integrity, responsibility, satisfaction and teamwork.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:   

Education/Specialized Training/Licensure:  Bachelor's degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or related field required, Masters (MBA or MHA) preferred.

Certified Public Accountant (Or) Certificate Data Analytic Certification (i.e. ACDA, Python, R, IDEA, or etc.) must be obtained within 12 months of hire if not held at time of appointment.

Work Experience:  Five  (5) or more years in operational and financial audits and advanced data analytics 

Must be proficient in utilizing data analytic tools to analyze financial, operational of contract data that identify process improvements and cost savings.

Data mining software (ACL, IDEA, or etc.) expert; proficient in developing and implementing automated continuous monitoring. Process improvement experience.

Flowchart experience.


Equipment Operated: Standard office equipment


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:   

Communication Skills:  Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact); Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking); Writing /Composing: Correspondence and Reports

Other Skills:  Analytical; Mathematics; P.C.; Research; Statistical; MS Word; MS Excel; MS Access; MS PowerPoint

Work Schedule:   Flexible, Eligible for Telecommute

Other Requirements:   Must be proficient in utilizing data analytic tools to analyze financial and operational data that identify process improvements and cost savings.  Data mining software (ACL or IDEA) expert; proficient in developing and implementing automated continuous monitoring.  Process improvement experience.  Flowchart experience.

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