• Business Data Analyst- CHMB- Novato

    Job Locations US-CA-Novato
    Requisition ID
    Posted Date
    3 months ago(8/1/2018 4:46 PM)
  • Overview


    Welcome to Allscripts! Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver world-class outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.


    The primary purpose of this role is to provide immediate support to the RCM team leadership through the collection, analysis, and reporting of data in order to make well-informed business decisions affecting both internal operations and client business needs.   Key components of the analysis include identification of trends and areas for additional review with the ability to drill down into the data and analyze from multiple perspectives in order to more effective process revenue recovery and/or assist clients in recognizing areas for attention and possible enhancements.  Support is also provided in various data bases to ensure data is readily available as well as to enhance processes and deliverables. 



    • Abstracts data from systems for analysis and reporting
    • Interprets the results using a variety of techniques ranging from simple data aggregation via statistical analysis to complex data mining
    • Ensures accuracy of data outcomes derived from a variety of systems
    • Performs validation of data for quality of analysis and trending, as well as deliverables
    • Discovers the meaning of data analysis in a way to provide value for business decisions both at CHMB, and for and with CHMB clients.
    • Provides presentation of analytical findings and salient trends/outcomes for the intended client, including recommendations as appropriate. Answer questions and contributes to meaningful dialogue regarding the analysis to enhance sound business decision-making.
    • Assists in the preparation and delivery of decision support reports to both internal and external customers, working directly with clients as well as project and business leaders to identify analytical requirements.
    • Collaborates with others CHMB departments to build standard reports that will provide meaningful recurring data for analysis.  Validates standard reports for relevancy and accuracy.
    • Uses strong systems and business knowledge, as well as innovation to constantly improve and simplify methods for data gathering for self and others using one or more sources.
    • Creates and maintains policies/guides/tools for management to use for their reporting needs, thereby providing others with the means to generate and understand relevant reports and data.
    • Assists, creates, validates and implements forms and tools for automation purposes that will improve the effectiveness of processes and workflow.
    • Uses strong internal and external customer service skills; prompt return and follow up to all interactions; prompt response to requests for information.
    • Other duties as assigned.



    • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Finance
    • 0-2 years comparable experience in same or related industry


    Technical:  Extensive knowledge on use of email, search engines, Internet, knowledge and use of Microsoft Products, including advanced level Access and Excel skills with complex pivot tables, macros and formulas; ability to effectively use a variety of databases. Preferred experience with various billing systems, such as NextGen, Pro and Allscripts.


    Personal: Strong written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills; Ability to conduct deep and meaningful complex data analysis, present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language; Highly self-motivated, self-directed, and attentive to detail; team-oriented, collaborative; ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment to meet the ever-changing business needs


    Communication:  Ability to read, analyze and interpret complex documents.  Ability to respond effectively to sensitive inquiries involving confidential data from employees and clients.  Ability to speak clearly and to make effective and persuasive arguments and presentations. 


    Math & Reasoning: 

    Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common        fractions, and decimals.  Ability to use critical thinking skills to apply principles of logic and analytical thinking to practical problems.  Ability to conduct detailed, critical and advanced financial analysis.


    Physical and Environmental Elements:

    This is primarily a sedentary office classification and employees work in an office with moderate noise levels, controlled temperature conditions and no direct exposure to hazardous physical substances.  Clear speaking voice is necessary, as well as finger dexterity to access, enter and retrieve data using a computer keyboard, typewriter keyboard or calculator, and to operate standard office equipment.  The position occasionally bends, stoops, reaches, pushes and pulls drawers to retrieve and file information and lifts and carries reports and records that typically weigh less than 20 pounds.


    Special Requirements:

    • None


    At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.


    Allscripts policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.


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