• HEDIS Quality Analytics Consultant

    Ascension HealthNashville, TN 37230

    Job #1134850390

  • We Are Hiring

    HEDIS Quality Analytics Consultant- Can be located in either Nashville, Milwaukee,Chicago, Wichita, Austin, Jacksonville, Pensacola or Atlanta or option for remote if willing to travel.

    Join a team that is cutting edge in data and analytics technology and the hub for transformation from fee-for-service to value-based care! We offer a flexible working environment and the ability to work remote.

    Why Join Ascension?

    Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

    Ascension includes approximately 156,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care - including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 21 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization.

    What You Will Do

    As an Associate with Ascension with the Quality Analytics team, you will have the opportunity to serve as a key resource/SME in collection and analysis of health plans' measure performance data on various quality metrics from multiple sources for the development of dashboards, reports and statistical information. You will also be delivering the insights from these reports to our key customers in a consultative manner and bring their feedback to make our tools better.

    • Enhance and support standard dashboards, reports and analytic tools combining data from various EMR and claims-based data sets.

    • Collaborate with Clinical and Network Services, Member Outreach, Marketing, Clinical Operations, Hospital and Physician Providers, and Network Management teams on gap closure at member events.

    • Collaborate with contracted health plans and internal teams on quality initiatives, reconcile gaps in care reports from health plans, and support the submission of supplemental data files to partner health plans.

    • Analyze and interpret data or information (e.g. clinical, administrative, Quality) to ensure they meet standards, are compliant and/or are accurate and complete.

    • Support Q4 push projects for gap closure (EMR, HEDIS retrieval, data compliance, etc.)

    • Stays abreast of upcoming industry changes to definitions. Communicates upcoming changes to appropriate individuals. Benchmarks national best practices and makes recommendations for change as appropriate.

    • Provides consultative services via visual, spoken, and written education.

    • Analyzes data to forecast the financial impact of quality measures' status.

    What You Will Need


    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.

    • Bachelor's degree preferred.

    Work Experience:

    • Five plus years of experience in healthcare field with knowledge of healthcare industry strongly preferred.

    • Experience consulting with leaders and large groups on HEDIS measures and plan performance measures.

    • Three to Five years of experience using data analytics tools such as Tableau, SQL etc.

    • Experience working for a health plan or hospital system preferred.

    • Experience with data manipulations for HEDIS, STARS, eCQM, ACO and other Quality Measures preferred.


    • Our teams and customers are distributed across USA, so you must be comfortable working remotely using online collaboration tools and travel sometimes (25%)

    Equal Employment Opportunity

    Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:


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