VCU Health System's OR/ Pacu Administration is seeking a full time Data Analyst. This person collects, reports and analyzes data to be used for both internal and external purposes in support of the department. Builds diverse, accurate reports using large amounts of financial and clinical data. Queries, summarizes, and presents data using a variety of software applications. Conducts problem solving and ongoing evaluation of data elements for utility, data integrity, and quality through analysis and interpretation. Makes presentations to medical center leadership, project teams, and external groups.
Must be able to work autonomously and manage/prioritize multiple tasks.
Bachelors degree in Healthcare Administration, Public Health, Business Administration, Information Technology, Nursing, or related clinical or Information Systems discipline from an accredited program, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Minimum 5 years of experience in a health care and/or IT role
Minimum 2 years of experience collecting, querying, reporting, analyzing, and presenting data using applications such as reporting tools, databases, spreadsheets, word processing, presentation, and graphics software.
Coursework in statistics
Masters degree in Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Public Health, Business Administration, Information Technology or related clinical or Information Systems discipline from an accredited program.
Previous experience in academic medical center
Previous project management knowledge and skills
Experience with statistical analysis software/tools
Previous experience with Cognos or other financial management programs
Comprehensive knowledge of the Cerner (Electronic Medical Record) data model