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Senior Clinical Analysis Consultant - Emergency Department

Location: San Diego, CA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 720064 Date posted: 07/29/2018

Provides high quality and cost effective analytical consulting and support, and projectmanagement. Responsible for defining and analyzing data needed to support leadership decision making and for leading projects to provide reporting and quantitative analysis of data for clinical quality improvement initiatives. Has sole responsibility for large complex analytical projects.

Essential Functions:

- Leads, makes significant contributions, and/or provides analytical leadership to high visibility clinical quality measurement and improvement projects to identify and analyze issues of strategic importance to the organization.
- Responsible for development of strategies to implement internally and externally defined quality metrics and for conducting/directing analyses to support improvingmeasure results.
- Works with management team sponsors to define goals, analytical questions, and analysis/reporting plan; interfaces regularly with senior management to produce timelyand valuable results.
- Designs and conducts plans for data gathering, analysis and reporting; conducts or gives direction to quantitative and qualitative analyses of data to identify and explainclinical quality issues.
- Participates significantly in interpreting analysis; produces or oversees development of reports/presentations for senior executives and other key clients.
- Participates in developing and implementing performance improvement plans accordingly.
- Establishes analytical project team membership and negotiates time commitments and resources.
- Provides staff leadership to project teams, as well as manages work of outside consultants when needed.
- Assists, as needed, in planning and coordinating with other ongoing teams and projects to maximize effectiveness.
- Participates in the development and management of the department, including coaching, recruiting, conducting performance reviews for consultants/analysts, and other departmental activities.

Basic Qualifications:
- Minimum five (5) years of experience in analytical project consulting.
- Master's degree in a quantitative social science field, biostatistics, epidemiology, or public health, OR six (6) years experience in a directly related field.
- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
License, Certification, Registration
- N/A.
Additional Requirements:
- Demonstrated ability to determine the key analytical questions and develop and conduct appropriate analytical plans.
- Proven leadership skills in project management.
- Proficient in data reporting or analysis software (e.g., Excel, Access, Crystal/Business Objects, Cognos, SPSS, SAS).
- Must exhibit efficiency, collaboration, and candor, openness, and results orientation.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the operations of KP, health policy trends, and any applicable regulations related to the responsible technical area.
- Must be able to work in a Labor Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
- Proficient in Data visualization software (i.e., TABLEAU)
- Proficient in reading and writing SQL: Oracle environment preferred)
- Demonstrate and understanding of Electronic Medical Record operation and Data Structure (EPIC Preferred)

Primary Location: California,San Diego,San Diego Medical Center 4647 Zion Ave. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: Varies Working Hours End: Varies Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Consulting Services / Project/Program Management (Non IT) Department: Emergency Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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