Director - Clinical and Business Analytics

  • Mission Health System
  • Asheville, NC, USA
  • Apr 25, 2018
Information Technology

Job Description



Mission Health's Information Technology department is now accepting applications for the next Director - Clinical and Business Analytics. Mission Health has been named one of the Top 15 Health Systems in America for an unprecented fifth time in six years by Truven Health Analytics. The IT division is proud to have earned the Most Wired designation each of the past five years.

The ideal candidate will have s trategic executive experience with the ability to lead as an analytics subject matter expert. A successful candidate will have professional experience leading analytics teams combined with technical qualifications needed to lead data science and advanced analytics teams.

Job Summary: The Director for Clinical and Business Analytics (C&BA) encompasses program development, deployment and on-going management of the C&BA Program. The C&BA program provides a value framework, and associated tools and measurement capabilities to realize benefit from the development and implementation of clinical systems. At the core of the program is collection of clinical data (EHR and other clinical applications), aggregation and reporting of that data to improve quality, manage performance, and gain accreditation; and to capture reimbursement for services and qualify for incentive payment programs, such as the CMS Meaningful Use Program. This position provides oversight to the C&BA Program.

Required Education: Master Degree in Business, Economics, or Mathematics and 10 years experience in a position which requires a combination of management expertise, healthcare consulting background, data analysis and information reporting relating to healthcare data; Thorough understanding and experience in the delivery of health care information to consumers including analysis and control of utilization within a managed care environment;Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills;Experience with interacting with corporate leadership and external parties;Ability to initiate and develop long term business relationships in the marketplace;Ability to translate complex, technical subjects into clear business-oriented communications;Demonstrated interpersonal skills including but not limited to verbal and written communication, presentation, and negotiation.

Preferred Education: PhD; 10 years experience in one or more of the following domains: healthcare analytics, outcomes modeling, or utilization management analytics;Demonstrated experience with SAS programming and large data sets;Demonstrated experience with advanced statistical techniques; Experience leading statistical analysts;Willingness to lead by example in working with the data as well as manage a staff of analysts;Ability to articulate depth and breadth of expertise in the following: Analytical thinking, communication for results, conceptual thinking, information seeking, initiative, openness to learning, results orientation, teamwork, thoroughness, and understanding environment.

Required Experience: 5 years experience in a position which requires a combination of management expertise

Preferred Experience: 10 years experience in a position which requires a combination of management expertise

Mission is the region's only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system, Mission Health is fully committed to helping our community Be Well, Get Well and Stay Well . Experience the difference of an Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces TM employer , nestled in the 18-county region in the lush mountains in and around Asheville. Our progressive culture highlights and recognizes the strengths of our team members through innovative programs like StandOut. A Total Rewards program goes beyond traditional benefits to include tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, adoption assistance, pet insurance and more. The My Healthy Life TM staff wellness program has been recognized as one of the nation's "Best and Brightest in Wellness" for two consecutive years.

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