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Clinical Data Analyst

Methodist Hospital Metropolitan
San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time • No Weekends
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SHIFT: No Weekends
SCHEDULE: Full-time

Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Clinical Outcomes department. Submit your application today!
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
Seeking a Clinical Data Analyst to join our team. The position will perform a key role to help Methodist Healthcare achieve its strategic goal of pushing timely and actionable information to leaders and stakeholders. The Clinical Data Analyst (CDA) will work collaboratively with Methodist Healthcare System (MHS) and HCA Information Technology Group (ITG) to optimize work effort, develop common solutions, and share best practices.  
The role requires working closely with others, frequently in a matrixed environment, and with little to moderate levels of supervision. A successful CDA must be an out-of-the box thinker who can learn, implement and execute repeatable and effective processes and deploy solutions in the most time efficient manner with the highest level of quality at the lowest cost. The culture of our organization places an emphasis on teamwork, so social and interpersonal skills are as equally important as technical capability.
Assist, develop and support quality initiatives through data collection, analysis, reporting, performance improvement and education. Design and implement performance scorecards to track key indicators. Develop and manage quality improvement projects, and create actions to improve quality metrics. Facilitate prioritized quality initiatives to achieve desired outcomes. Serve as expert user and oversee internal and external quality databases and reporting systems. Develop and generate ad hoc reports.
  • Demonstrated experience in the application of quality improvement methods, including PDCA, LEAN, Six Sigma, Control Charts, data collection, analysis and reports
  • Ability to assess and analyze data with fluency in statistical software such as SPSS, SAS, R and Minitab
  • Highly developed problem solving skills
  • Strong program and project management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable and skilled at working with physicians and healthcare providers
  • Knowledge of quality data reporting systems and registries
  • Strong coaching, teaching, and facilitation skills
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Understanding of team dynamics
  • Working collaboratively with MHS and HCA Quality and Patient Safety teams
  • Working collaboratively with MHS and HCA ITG to optimize work effort, develop common solutions, and share best practices
  • Responsible for analyzing business requirements, designing, and developing quality and patient safety applications.
  • Translating requirements into actionable and effective work products using a variety of commercial software products
  • Create documentation for work products
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Establish and meet target dates



  • Bachelor’s degree with health care experience
  • Experience in management of healthcare quality improvement projects
  • Experience with statistical software such as SPSS, SAS, R and Minitab
  • 3+ years information systems development experience with a proven track record of execution and results
  • 3+ years of healthcare IT or healthcare decision support experience
  • 3+ years experience with advanced Microsoft Excel and Access reporting
  • 3+ years experience with SQL and Relational Databases (MS SQL Server, Oracle, or Teradata)
  • 3+ years experience creating dashboard and scorecards, and dashboard software such as MS PowerBI, Tableau, Qlikview, or other analytics software
Employee completes initial and ongoing training and competencies as defined by service line, facility and department/unit which are specific to the needs of the patient population served (if applicable).
License and Certification
  • None
  • Master’s Degree
  • Experience training and developing others in the use and application of reporting systems data and information for clinical and operational improvement 
Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care!
With over 370 beds Methodist Hospital Metropolitan offers outstanding heart and cancer care, general surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, obstetrics and gynecology services, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services, sleep disorder evaluation and the largest emergency room in downtown San Antonio. Our women’s pavilion is the only stand-alone center city facility dedicated to the health of women and their newborn babies, welcoming nearly 4,000 newborns into the world each year. Methodist Hospital Metropolitan is home to the Methodist Weight Loss Center and has been designated an American Society for Metabolic Surgery Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence®.
Our hospital has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as a Best Place to Work in Healthcare, and for the fourth consecutive year as a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. It is the first hospital in San Antonio to achieve Pathway to Excellence designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Methodist Hospital Metropolitan has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog for focus on safety and quality, receiving a Grade A Hospital Safety Score for 8 consecutive rating periods. We are also proud to be an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the American College of Cardiology and Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission, as well as the first Texas hospital to earn a Gold Seal of Approval for Sepsis Certification. For more information, please visit our website at and select Methodist Hospital Metropolitan under Locations.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.



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Methodist Hospital Metropolitan
Full-time • No Weekends

COVID-19 Vaccination

In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) dated November 4, 2021, and company policy, this role requires you to have received the first dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccination series (or a one-dose COVID-19 vaccination) by December 6, 2021, or to have applied for a medical or religious exemption.

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