Analytics Consultant – Utilization and Analytics
The Analytics Consultant, reporting to the Manager, Clinical Utilization, will work closely with other analytics experts and clinical programs to provide analytics and decision support expertise. The incumbent will lead analytics projects and solutions that provide business and clinical insights for clinical leadership. This role requires strong project management and communication skills, ability to transform business requirements into technical deliverables, and perform analysis to create business recommendations. The analytics consultant will also assist in developing and maintaining analytics KPI monitoring platforms through cutting edge tools such as Epic, tableau dashboards, Crystal reports etc. Key components of the job: requirements gathering; database querying and data analysis; automation of reports and development of KPI tracking solutions; ad-hoc reporting; data visualization; communication of analytical insights; and directing and coordinating information requests.
What must you have?
Bachelor’s degree in biostatistics, computer science, engineering and/or related STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) field.
Master’s Degree preferred.
What else do you bring?
At least 3 years experience in decision support, business intelligence, data science, or relevant field.
At least 2 years demonstrated experience in analytical insights communication.
At least 2 years in a project management and/or analytics project leadership role.
At least 3 years previous experience in one or more programming/statistical markup language (R, Python, SAS, Java, C/C+/C++).
At least 3 years previous experience in SQL Data Query Language is required.
Strong data visualization acumen and demonstrated experience working with analysis (R, Python, SAS), BI and data visualization tools (Tableau, Qlik, Power BI, Alteryx).
Effective and independent self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills, data and statistical acumen, and ability to work with an integrated team of various disciplines.
Expertise in presenting business insights through analyses and visualizations.
Strong abilities in Excel pivot tables required.
Strong ability to distill complex business problems into simple analytics solutions.
Functional experience in applied statistics (hypothesis testing, linear/logistic/multivariate regression).
Familiarity or Epic certification in Epic application or reporting modalities (Cogito / Caboodle) including SAP Crystal reports would be an assist.
Experience working with multiple stakeholders at all levels of the organization an asset
Detail oriented with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, including the ability to deal with situations where information is difficult to obtain, complex, or ambiguous
Demonstrated independent ability to prioritize, multi-task and work to tight timelines
Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Demonstrated commitment to continuing education
Effectively uses empathy and respect in interactions with other
Proven attendance record.
Demonstrates understanding and complies with patient and staff safety policies and procedures that foster a safe and inclusive environment for all.
Demonstrates behaviours consistent with Mackenzie Health’s Commitment to Caring.
Models behaviour that is aligned with the values of Mackenzie Health – Excellence, Leadership and Empathy.
Commitment to providing an exceptional experience for staff and clients within a challenging and exciting health care environment.
Preferably, your profile also includes:
2 years’ experience working in healthcare setting with a basic understanding of hospital patient flow / clinical workflow would be an asset.
Knowledge of hospital clinical databases (e.g., DAD, NACRS, CCRS, NRS, OMHRS, CCIS, WTIS, ERNI, etc.) and case mix systems (e.g., RUG/RWPD, RCG/RCW, SCIPP/SWPD, etc.) an asset
Experience with funding models (HBAM, MOH QBPs, CCO QBPs) and asset.
Knowledge of MOH, CCO/ ORS and CIHI data submission and reporting tools an asset
Knowledge and understanding of key health care performance measures (clinical, financial, utilization, efficiency) and balanced scorecards an asset.
Experience within a consulting role would be a strong asset.
Experience in statistical modelling and simulations.
- You may be required to work at any site of Mackenzie Health
Mackenzie Health is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer committed to providing accommodations for applicants upon request at any stage of the recruitment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code