As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
The Data Analyst is primarily responsible for the ongoing analysis of coding and billing, denials and appeals information in support of the Corporate Coding Integrity program. This role involves acquiring data from a variety of sources, both internal and external, and transforming it into information for departmental and enterprise use. The position serves as administrator for the software tool used by the Corporate Coding Integrity department.
Bachelor's degree required; Undergraduate or Graduate coursework in statistics, data analysis and research methods preferred.
Prefer 5 years experience with data analysis, including proficiency with analytical software.
This job requires a high level of proficiency with analytical tools such as - Excel, ACL/Galvanize, knowledge of SQL programming and data analysis, frequent use of word processing, dashboard tools, the use of presentation software (Publisher & PowerPoint) and strong analytical skills.
Work with Coding Integrity and Compliance and Ethics departments to identify and support areas of analytical focus for the organization and evaluate potential areas of opportunity and risk.
Serve as administrator for software tool used by the department, becoming content expert, assigning roles and security, managing tool updates, maintaining production and development environments, serving as main point of contact for Information Systems related to the tool, etc.
Use your analytical skills to interpret data and develop recommendations based on findings. Knowledge of query language, database structures, data extraction, cleansing and transformation is key. This role involves skills and experiences in quantitative and qualitative analyses. Organization, documentation and well-maintained data files are an essential part of this role’s function.
Develop exception reporting and conduct drill-down analytics to proactively identify specific variances or patterns. Exceptional validation skills are key to the role.
Create graphs, reports and presentations to support reporting for Coding Integrity, Compliance and the Board
Work independently or as part of a team maintaining a high level of customer service to departments we may have the opportunity to work with during the course of a project. Mentor other team members on data analysis and information presentation.
Familiarity with various types of health care information, including financial and patient-level data files.
Experience working with a variety of information systems and data files, including large and complex files, and transforming raw data into an easy to understand product
Create new templates for leadership and Board presentations. Incorporate visualization techniques to improve understanding and to enhance message delivery
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.