Northwest Permanente, P.C., is a self-governed, physician-led, multispecialty group of over 1,500 physicians, surgeons, and clinicians, caring for over 600,000 members in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Kaiser Permanente is one of the nation's preeminent health care systems, a benchmark for comprehensive, integrated, and high-quality care.
The Information Analyst 3 will assist the organization in making strategic data-related decisions by designing and executing quantitative and qualitative analysis for business areas and providing recommendations for decision making under uncertainty. This position will provide analytical expertise to identifying opportunities for sustained business improvement. This position may servce as a lead providing oversight accountability for a team.
In collaboration with business clients and data teams, provide information analysis and analytical modeling support:
Participate in operationalizing conceptually defined variables and translating specific business issues and questions into appropriate functional and analytic designs.
Participate in designing and interpreting analyses of data, providing recommendations in suppport of critical business decisions.
Prepare presentations that communicate complex analysis and findings in a simple, consise and interpretable manner.
Supports strategic management decision-making.
Identify information gaps, provide recommendations and and initiate appropriate activitiy or escilation.
Regularly use SAS, PC-based spreadsheet, database, and statistical software to produce quantitative analyses and reports.
Actively contribute to multiple analytical efforts by collaborating through project documentation, data extraction from various data repositories and subsequent data summarization, manipulation, display, and presentation preparation.
This Information Analyst will work independently with client and other contractor staff at an advanced professional level and is expected to be articulate, prepared, and knowledgeable in those encounters.
Data management and analytic responsibilities require linkage of multiple large databases and the development and maintenance of moderate to very large sized research databases for use in data analysis and tracking. Produce graphs and tables for reports, presentations and publication. Carefully document all programs, data sets and analyses.
Report analyst duties, e.g. design and develop automated actionable reports to inform managers in a timly fashion.
Data analyst duties, e.g. assists in the research, analysis, and remediation of moderately complex data issues that directly impacts reporting and analysis
Business systems analyst duties, e.g., help define business rules applicable to the development and/or use of the application
Perform other duties as requested.
BS/BA degree in a quantitative or technical discipline, or equivalent knowledge and experience.
Five (5) years analytical experience
Expert knowledge with BI and analytical tools such as SAS, SPSS and Tableau.
Proven skills in project management, including the following attributes: efficient, collaborative, candid, open, and results-oriented. Establish clear performance contracts and project workplans.
Strong working knowledge in the use of current SQL software, including SAS/SQL, Oracle and Teradata, and Microsoft Office.
Proven ability to conduct, interpret and present quantitative/qualitative analysis.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills (1:1, peer, multi-disciplinary group, presentations, written). Be assertive, objective and be able to confront clients with difficult issues.
Advanced degree in a quantitative or technical discipline
Additional years of experience as a health-care analyst
Epic certified in population management & reporting tools
Previous experience with Johns Hopkins ACG model
Previous experience with Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Specific and broad knowledge of KPNW operations, KP HealthConnect, including Hyperspace, Clarity and Chronicles
At Northwest Permanente, P.C., we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Northwest Permanente, P.C. believes that diversity, inclusion, and equity among our employees is critical to our success and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.
Physician Opportunities in Oregon & Southwest Washington. For more information please visit https://nwpermanente.com/jobs/About Us - Northwest Permanente is the Northwest’s largest physician-led, self-governed multispecialty group. We have opportunities available across the region in Portland, Salem, Oregon, and Longview, Washington. Northwest Permanente physicians practice medicine with a purpose that provides unparalleled opportunities for a meaningful and rewarding career in medicine.