Business Analyst - Hospital Operations - LBJ Hospital
Harris Health System
Location: Houston, Texas
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 164603
JOB SUMMARY: The Business Analyst Hospital Operations is responsible for supporting departmental activities related to analyzing operational and financial data required for the assigned pavilions. The position works closely with the Vice Presidents, Administrative Directors, Directors and Managers on productivity, variance reporting, financial analysis, performance improvement and benchmarking. Supports assigned pavilions in activities related to cost management in concert with Financial Systems Integrity, Financial Planning and Budgeting, and other Fiscal Operations.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1.Education/Specialized Training/Licensure:Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Healthcare Administration, Business Administration, or related discipline required 2.Work Experience (Years and Area):Three (3) years financial analysis experience; healthcare experience preferred
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: 1.Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact) Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking) Writing /Composing (Correspondence / Reports )
2.Other Skills: Analytical, Mathematics, Medical Terms, Research, Statistical, P.C., MS Word, MS Excel,MS Access, EPSi Budget Manager (preferred), ACL Analytics software packages (preferred)
3.Advanced Education: Bachelors Degree Major:Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Healthcare Administration, Business Administration, or related discipline required
4.Work Schedule: Weekdays, Eligible For Telecommute
5. Other Requirements: Proficient with financial accounting, budgeting, cost accounting/reporting, and financial statistical reporting. Data analytics, reasoning, report design, and manipulation of multiple databases is required. Knowledge of benchmark analysis, productivity reporting, key volume indicator development, variance reporting, and healthcare service delivery. Ability to analyze details, report, develop, and present recommendations to promote fiscal health using problem-solving and critical thinking skills. Proficient in all MS Office applications; demonstrated advanced functionality of Excel and Access. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including presentation skills. Demonstrated organizational and time management skills, reasoning skills and ability to articulate logic behind decisions. Attention to detail. Knowledge of health service delivery, JCAHO/DNV, State Medicare/Medicaid, and other external regulatory agencies is preferred. Must manage time effectively, be sensitive to deadlines, be able to multi-task and meet deliverables while embodying Service First principles.
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.