Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Clinical Analytics Coordinator

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

Shift Information: Day Job

Monday - Friday (Day shift)

Position Summary

 Responsible for designing, performing, and documenting data analysis in support of clinical improvement.  Works with operational leaders, physicians and clinical staff to design analyses that identify opportunities for improvement in care, evaluates adherence to clinical best practice, and measures outcomes.  Provides tactical support to the organization by analyzing and interpreting data to suggest creative solutions.  Uses technical tools to query, manipulate, and summarize data from various data sources.   Generates reports detailing the results of analysis, including narrative, tabular, and graphical depictions of the data, results, and recommendations. Presents findings to business leaders in a language that can be readily understood by non-analysts.   Utilizes data, results and recommendations to develop and deliver presentations   Works with other data analysts and the VP, Analytics and Performance Management as required to standardize metrics, resolve data quality issues, and ensure conformity and compliance with all aspects of clinical data analysis. 


Bachelor’s Degree required with a major in statistics, mathematics, analytics, public health or related field required;  Masters’s degree preferred.  Five  (5) years experience, (could include intern experience) preferably in a healthcare or clinical setting.  Lean / Six Sigma Certification preferred.  Experience with data analysis tools, database management, medical terminology and computer systems technology required. Proven ability in data analytics required.  Experience with data support for clinical quality initiatives prefered.  Strong written, oral communication, presentation and problem solving skills required.  Must be well organized, have good interpersonal skills, good customer service skills and have the ability to lead and be a team player.  Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines. 

Preferred qualities: Experience in a healthcare setting, Lean/Six Sigma Certification, advanced knowledge on Microsoft Excel, experience using an EMR system. 


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