Sr Healthcare Data Alst-Correctional Health (10K Retention Bonus)
Harris Health System
Location: Houston, Texas
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 157879
Job Summary - CORRECTIONAL HEALTH
Responsible for auditing processes, maintaining a database and reporting integrity, preparing reports, and supporting multiple projects within Correctional Health. Audit responsibilities include the review, analysis, monitoring of procedures, performance and systems management in relation to the Texas Commission on Jails and National Commission on Correctional Health Care, medical home and physician performance. The development of reports and analytics of data are keys to success in this role. Prepare statistical and narrative reports from Epic and other department informational spreadsheets. Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Exercises judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Develops, maintains and ensures quality control issues and assists in the development and implementation of measurement systems. Prepares statistical and narrative reports from financial and operational reviews; effectively communicate recommendations to Management; and control department budgets. Must be proficient in utilizing data analytic tools to analyze financial and operational data that identify process improvements and cost savings. Performs other duties as assigned to support cost, access, and quality initiatives. Must communicate effectively and appropriately with Harris County Sheriff Office, Harris Health System, and Correctional Health.
Degree: Bachelor's Degree required/Master's Degree Preferred, in Computer Science or Healthcare Administration with a heavy emphasis on Health Informatics.
Licensure and Certification: CCHPCertified Correctional Healthcare Professional certification is to be completed within two (2) years, if not held at the time of appointment.
Work Experience: Five (5) years experience with reporting and analytics with data analysis, extraction, and manipulation of health informatics. Training/experience with databases (SQL Server or MS Access) and reporting (Excel or Crystal) required. Expert in MS Office components including Word, Excel and Visio, Designing reports and developing executive level presentations. Experience with SharePoint and Epic a plus. Experience in a healthcare delivery or healthcare business setting preferred.
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact), Writing/Correspondence, Writing/Reports
Proficiencies: P.C., MS Word, MS Excel; MS Access; MS PowerPoint
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Analytical, Design, Mathematics, Medical Terms, Statistical
Work Schedule: Flexible, Eligible for Telecommute
Other Requirements: Health Care Operations Management Experience and knowledge of Epic are strongly preferred
Equipment Operated: Office equipment including computer, scanner, printer, copier, fax.
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.