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Health Data Analyst

Job Category:
Technology Provider
Career Level:
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Job Type:
Full Time/Permanent
Company Name:
Lowell Community Health Center

Job description

The analyst will support the manager by providing clinical quality analysis to support the promotion of improved service and clinical outcomes.


Duties and Responsibilities


Provide excellent customer service to staff and patients.


Understand programs and evaluate EHR documentation to assess areas for improvement in patient level and clinical level data documentation and reporting.


Collect and analyze data from our electronic health record (EHR) system (eClinicalWorks), to facilitate ongoing improvement in the provision of care across all direct patient care services.


Design specifications for new reports. Modify existing reports as necessary. Validate new system reports.


Facilitate the coordination, collection, and analysis of process and outcome data, for frequent reporting of clinical related data.


Assist in developing systems and procedures to deliver quality metrics to clinical users when needed.


Present product and analyses to internal and external stakeholders as required.


Represent the organization at external meetings and events as needed.


As a good steward of the data, work to ensure appropriate use and understanding of clinical data provided.


Be able to keep abreast of professional information and technology through workshops and conferences.


Work on assigned projects as neededRequirements:The Health Data Analyst will possess a bachelor's degree or equivalent years of experience in health IT, business or a healthcare related field. Training in Healthcare Informatics, allied health, or other related field is preferred. A master's degree is desired but not required.


A minimum of three years working in a healthcare setting is desired. Exposure to electronic health record system reporting tools is highly desired. Must have experience in Microsoft Access and Excel. Experience with database applications to perform data analysis is ideal.


An understanding of the functions of healthcare operations in a hospital, community health center, or ambulatory outpatient setting is required. Data management and analytical skills are essential. Critical thinking and an analytical mind are important, as is the ability to determine data structures that will benefit the entire reporting landscape.Other Job Information (if applicable):Work ScheduleMonday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm