Job Description

Extended Job Title
Lead Healthcare Data Analyst

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Performs specialized analytical duties in the operation and maintenance of assigned area. Responsibilities include collecting, analyzing and developing data relative to area, making recommendations and assisting in implementation of projects. Work is performed under general supervision with latitude for independent judgment in accordance with established policies and procedures.

Requisition ID
21068BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
Builds and maintains reports synthesizing analytical results and outlining identified trends. Working knowledge of HIPAA, PHI and PII laws and regulations is required due to the handling of Healthcare data. Extracts data from electronic medical records for analysis, interpretation and reporting. Compiles outcomes reports on clinical quality measures and compliance with regulatory recommendations (i.e. HEDIS). Conducts routine audits of electronic medical records for data extraction of clinical quality measures. Prepares preliminary interpretation of data analysis to track trends in clinical treatments and outcomes.

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Master's Degree in Actuarial Science/Applied Math or Related. Plus, 3 years' experience in information technology or computer sciences. Required skills are: 1. Technical Knowledge, clinical and business data analysis, DBMS such as oracle, SQL and Access, data gathering tools such as SAS and data visualization and report generators such as tableau; 2. SAS certifications such as: certified advance programmer, statistical business analyst, visual analytics technical specialist; 3. Proficiency with database programming languages such as SQL, C, C++, R, SAS, Python, and managing electronic medical records; and 4. IT process management knowledge

Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
DSRIP Administration Elp

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Professional License or Certification, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Information and Records Clerks

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree plus four years progressively responsible related experience; OR a combination of education and experience to equal eight years.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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