The Director, Analytics provides leadership and direction for the development and implementation of Community Health Choice's analytical reporting tools, data analysts and analytic services for the entire company. This position is responsible for collection, aggregation, analysis and presentation of decision support tools for Community Leadership. Collaborates with all departments, including Finance, IT, Operations, Medical Affairs and Network Management, from a strategic perspective to identify and maximize opportunities to utilize data to improve clinical outcomes, business processes, promote the strategic use of information, and enable the workforce to use data analysis and interpretation as a competitive tool. Responsible for State of Texas external deliverables and to audit claim payments to review compliance with contracts and Identify financial opportunities.
Bachelor's degree in technical, mathematics, research, analytical field or other related field.
Seven years of experience in business performance reporting, data analysis and proactive insights.
Managed Care and Medical claims experience preferred.
Three years of directly leading and managing teams.
knowledge of medical terminology and coding, HMO concepts, practices and procedures, as well as financial concepts and statistical analysis.
advanced technical skills in computer programming, database concepts, statistics and ad hoc query tools (i.e. SQL, SAS, MS Access, Excel, etc.) as well as design expertise in visual analytics.
Must be able to meet deadlines, juggle multiple projects and work independently.
Knowledge of healthcare analytics
Aptitude in telling the story behind the data and translating analysis into insights and recommendations
Familiarity with medical coding, utilization trends and healthcare finance.
Strong analytical skills and business problem-solving skills.
Expertise with SQL, SAS, PowerBI, Excel, Access or other report databases
Excellent communication, planning, and organizational skills
Executive presence with excellent written and oral communication skills
Internal Number: 151752
About Harris Health System
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.