Healthcare Data Analyst Job Description

Healthcare Data Analyst Job Description (JD)

  • Understand health care operations and systems
  • Create and validate record-keeping processes
  • Pull and integrate data from disparate sources (e.g. cost and claims or clinical data)
  • Evaluate and preprocess raw information
  • Delve into data to discover discrepancies and patterns
  • Build models that capture a wide range of health care operations
  • Present and explain information in an accessible way (e.g budgeting reports)
  • Suggest ways to both increase healthcare quality and reduce costs (e.g. money spent in R&D)
  • Collaborate with management and internal teams to implement and evaluate improvements

Requirements

  • Proven experience as a Healthcare Data Analyst
  • Experience in data analysis and visualization methods
  • Understanding of healthcare procedures
  • Knowledge of Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) frameworks
  • Proficient in SQL and analysis tools (e.g. SAS)
  • Knowledge of Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) and data management systems
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational and problem-solving aptitude
  • BSc/BA in Health Informatics, Statistics, Mathematics or a related field