At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Nutrition Department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Quality Improvement Data Analyst will be responsible for:
Implementing, coordinating and supporting quality improvement (QI) projects in two multidisciplinary centers at Boston Children's Hospital: the Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation (CAIR) and the Center for Nutrition . These will include clinical QI, quality measurement and QI research projects, clinical practice workflow guideline initiatives, and risk management activities.
Coordinating and documenting meetings and activities of developing projects and improvement initiatives within the ambulatory clinic and administrative operations to ensure project deliverables and deadlines are achieved.
Analyzing indicators and compiling reports of performance indicators, providing trended data using statistical process control or other appropriate techniques ensuring that reports are timely, accurate, meaningful, and interpretable.
Building and maintaining a valid, accurate data repository for annual program evaluation. Building and maintaining valid, accurate data dashboards for departmental and clinical staff to ensure availability of appropriate data for quality evaluation and improvement. Obtaining external data from third-party sources as appropriate for benchmark use.
Providing guidance regarding data collection and basic statistical analyses on information patient surveys, electronic health records, hospital administrative databases, etc.
To qualify, you must have:
The knowledge of theories, principles, and methods utilized in the development of quality improvement metrics health typically acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree, including coursework in biostatistics and data management. 1-2 years of related data experience in a health care-related setting or a related advanced degree is preferred.
The analytical skills to resolve complex problems requiring the use of scientific, mathematical, or technical principles and in-depth, experienced-based knowledge.
The ability to work independently and function well in a team.
Lean Six Sigma training or Institute of Healthcare Improvement certification preferred.
Technical competency with Excel and Powerpoint. Familiarity with statistical analysis software (R, SAS), electronic health record systems, and/or quality improvement software (Sigma XL, SQC Pack) a plus.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability. *LI
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.