Located in Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care, VUMC is a community of individuals who come to work each day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity — of culture, thinking, learning and leading — is sought and celebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday. VUMC's mission is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.
Responsible for all aspects of the analytics for our customers. Provide a single point of contact for all projects and help define project scope and objectives along with the project sponsors. Develop detailed work plans, schedules, resource plans, and status reports to ensure analytics are completed on time. Gather and integrate appropriate data, conduct analyses, choose appropriate output/visualization for the end customer, and communicate findings effectively. Ensure adherence to the highest of quality standards and maintain confidentiality and project documentation.
Aggregate data from different sources and perform analysis for our customers
Experience working with claims data from commercial payers and Medicare
Work with large and complex SQL databases and develop ad-hoc reports. Basic SQL knowledge is preferred but those with a strong desire to learn will also be considered
Communicate analysis, ideas, and findings using data visualization techniques (Excel, PowerPoint, Tableau, etc.) and suggest implications and potential next steps
Extremely strong problem solving skills with the ability to break down a complex problem into discreet steps, determine the analytics needed to solve each step, then create outputs to help drive action
Form hypotheses, then analyze data to independently test the ideas
Work with data architects to translate requirements into technical specifications and assist in data and output validation
Work closely with technical teams and business users, to understand the relation between data elements and business processes
Passionate about hospitals and healthcare industry (Prior experience in hospitals or healthcare is preferred but is not mandatory)
Positive, people-oriented, entrepreneurial, and energetic attitude
Maintain comprehensive documentation of business processes, analytics design, measure definitions, data integration and usability to assist with the development of enterprise level data concepts and metadata
Experience with Medicare and commercial claims data strongly preferred
Advanced Excel, PL/SQL, Consulting, Process Improvement, Analytics, Data Analysis, Business Analysis, Healthcare Analytics, Predictive Analytics, Statistical Modeling, Data Visualization, Data Reporting, Dashboards, Score cards
VUMC Recent Accomplishments
Because we are committed to providing the best in patient care, education and research, we are proud of our recent accomplishments:
US News & World Report: #1 Hospital in Tennessee, #1 Health Care Provider in Nashville, #1 Audiology ( Bill Wilkerson Center ), 12 adult and 10 pediatric clinical specialties ranked among the nation's best, #15 Education and Training
Truven Health Analytics: among the top 50 cardiovascular hospitals in the U.S.
Becker's Hospital Review: one of the "100 Greatest Hospitals in America"
The Leapfrog Group: grade "A" in Hospital Safety Score
National Institutes of Health: among the top 10 grant awardees for medical research in the US
Magnet Recognition Program: Vanderbilt nurses are the only group honored in Middle Tennessee
Nashville Business Journal: Middle Tennessee's healthiest employer
American Hospital Association: among the 100 "Most Wired" medical systems in the US
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is home to Vanderbilt University Hospital, The Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, the Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital and the Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital. These hospitals experienced more than 61,000 inpatient admissions during fiscal year 2015. Vanderbilt’s adult and pediatric clinics treated nearly 2 million patients during this same period.
Vanderbilt University Hospital and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt are recognized again this year by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals as among the nation’s best with 18 nationally ranked specialties.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is world renowned because of the innovation, work ethic and collegiality of its employees. From our health care advances to our compassionate care, Vanderbilt owes its accomplishments and reputation to staff and faculty who bring skill and drive and innovation to the medical center day after day. World-leading academic departments and comprehensive centers of excellence pursue scientific discoveries and transformational educational and clinical advances across the entire spectrum of health and disea...se.
As the largest employer in middle Tennessee, we welcome those who are interested in ongoing development in a caring, culturally sensitive and professional atmosphere. Most of us spend so much of our lives at work, we want to be part of maintaining a workplace in which people support one another and encourage reaching for excellence. Many high-achieving employees stay at Vanderbilt because of the professional growth they experience and because of their appreciation of Vanderbilt’s benefits, public events and discussions, athletic opportunities, beautiful setting and, above all, sense of community and purpose.
Vanderbilt and its employees share a set of mutual expectations that have been created with productivity, legality, fairness and safety always in mind. We believe that our investment in training and compensating employees multiplies in value when we enable individuals to deliver their best performance for the benefit of us all.