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Clinical Data Analyst

Gila River Health Care Sacaton, AZ
  • Posted: August 22, 2018
  • Full-Time

Position Summary: Assesses and analyzes complex patient care
information from abstracted data contained in medical records using
specific criteria to determine severity of identified deficiencies;
develops reports and provides feedback for process improvement** **
Critical Tasks:
? Reviews, extracts, compiles and analyzes patient care/services
data from medical records, financial records, coding records, and other
sources
? Creates, processes and prepares reports of
findings/recommendations and organizational process changes
? Assists with program activities to meet hospital accreditation
standards
? Directs, collaborates with and coordinates internal auditing
within the organization.
? Assists with tracking corrective actions and evaluates
identified quality of care, risk management, patient safety indicators
and other performance improvement activities to improve patient care
? Abstracts data utilizing predetermined criteria for clinical,
financial impact, management and support services in accordance with
established performance improvement criteria and programs
? Facilitates interdepartmental performance improvement
activities to assist staff in resolving issues to ensure effective
program integration
? Develops reports and reporting mechanisms for use within the
organization
? Participates in departmental orientation, on the job training
and quality improvement programs/initiatives
? Participates in a variety of department and hospital
educational programs to maintain current skill and competency levels;
identifies and discusses performance or training needs with Supervisors
Required Qualifications:
1. Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and
experience, RN preferred
2. Must have 3 years previous coding, clinical, health information
management and/or data abstracting experience
Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that
must be met by an employee to successfully perform the critical tasks of
this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform those critical tasks.
Environment: Work is performed primarily in a standard office
with extensive staff contact and frequent interruptions. Regular
activities require the ability to quickly change priorities which may
include and/or are subject to resolution of conflicts in time, resources
and funding
Physical: Primary functions require sufficient physical
ability and mobility to work in an office setting; to stand or sit for
prolonged periods of time; to occasionally stoop, bend, kneel, crouch,
reach, and twist; to lift, carry, push, and/or pull light to moderate
amounts of weight; to operate office equipment requiring repetitive hand
movement and fine coordination including use of a computer keyboard; to
travel to other locations using various modes of private and commercial
transportation; and to verbally communicate to exchange information.
Vision: Ability to see in the normal visual range with or
without correction.
Hearing: Ability to hear in the normal audio range with or
without correction.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described
here are representative of those an employee will encounter while
performing the critical tasks of this job. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the critical
tasks.
High performance standards with a focus upon coordination,
dependability, and service to patients.
Highly professional, clean, and organized.
The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.

Gila River Health Care

Address

Sacaton, AZ
85147 USA

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