Full Time: Yes

Develop data products and deliver insights that drive safer, more equitable health care for thousands of people across the United States. Health Quality Innovators (HQI) is seeking a seasoned professional with strong foundational knowledge and skills to join our analytic team.

The Senior Health Data Analyst writes and runs programs to analyze and export data from government sources that include Medicare claims, nursing home resident assessment and healthcare acquired infection databases. Other sources include demographic, public health and electronic health record data files. In addition, you will query our SQL database and use business intelligence software to generate reports and dashboards at the individual provider, state and regional levels.

These analyses and reports help HQI’s quality improvement teams target geographic areas, patient populations and health care providers to engage in improvement initiatives; assess baseline performance on clinical quality measures for conditions like high blood pressure and patient harms like falls; identify and address health disparities; test the impact of improvement activities and measure progress over time.

As Senior Health Data Analyst, you also may work with quality improvement teams to develop data collection tools, create surveys and other assessments, and conduct evaluations. You will come to play an important role as an internal advisor who ensures the design of HQI improvement initiatives, selection and modification of interventions, and conclusions about performance are based on solid data and sound interpretation.

This is a terrific opportunity to expand your familiarity with the rapidly expanding field of health care analytics. You will have the benefit of learning from experienced colleagues and working within rapid, responsive cloud-based IT systems. Plus, because this is a remote position, you will enjoy the flexibility that comes with working from home.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in mathematics, statistics, epidemiology or related field with two or more years’ work experience or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience (such as a master’s degree with work-study or internship experience).
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including SharePoint and Excel. Experience programming in Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) and using Microsoft PowerBI or Tableau to write data analysis expressions (DAX) functions. Experience programming in SAS, SQL and/or R highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with analyzing health data sets, public or private, such as Medicare claims data, Nursing Minimum Data Sets, Care Compare data.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to convey analytical concepts and findings to both lay and expert audiences.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to be a productive remote worker, manage competing priorities, and educate and advise internal teams.
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Because HQI is a federal contractor, candidates must be able to document full immunization against COVID-19 before they can be eligible for an offer of employment.

Competitive salary and attractive benefit package with monthly technology allowance and generous tuition reimbursement and 401(k) matching programs. We are a drug free workplace and  M/F Disabled and Vet/EEO/AA Employer.

About Health Quality Innovators (HQI)

HQI is a non-profit health care quality consulting organization that has improved care delivery, patient safety and outcomes for millions of people since 1984. Many of our services are funded by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and other federal health agencies. We work with hospitals, nursing homes, practices, public health agencies, community groups, stakeholder organizations, patients and family members that want to make sustainable change.

Our team members are energized by opportunities to reduce avoidable harms, improve population health, make health care more equitable, and align technology with care delivery. The HQI culture values creativity, teamwork and integrity as essential elements of producing excellent work. We believe in the importance of work/life balance and actively support professional growth and our local community. HQI offers a friendly, respectful and collaborative work environment that allows team members to bring their real selves to work every day.

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