Under the direction of the Manager of Data Quality & Governance (DQG), this position supports the Institution's Data Quality Management program. The goal is to improve data integrity and information usability for internal decision making and for the increasing external data demands. This is accomplished by applying data quality management principles in cross functional settings specifically across the administrative and financial information supply chain. The Sr. Analyst will interact with various business data owners, data production system staff, data analysts, and decision makers to develop and implement proactive data quality practices.
Essential roles and functions include the following:
Project leadership to support information gathering, develop "data production maps" and business process flow charts for high priority data elements in the information supply chain and specified clinical statistical data elements.
Monitor data quality by developing and implementing Data Quality Dashboard for the Health System.
Project leadership to develop data quality policies and procedures for data standards, data certification and if appropriate into the Health System Policies and Procedures manual.
Provide consultative support in analytic, change control, process improvement efforts to various data content creation departments, such as Admissions, Hospital Operations, Health Information (Medical Records) as well as various data users departments such as Finance, Managed Care, and Business Development.
Support high priority initiative.
Develop validation process for reports or internal database.
The Sr. Analyst will work closely with other DQG staff including analysts and database specialists to solve data quality issues and data incidents as they are identified and reported to the Data Quality Management Unit. Tasks may include
Validate data integrity of data elements in information systems as they flow across systems, through interfaces, and by ETL processes
Support analytic data governance structures by facilitating communication among various data quality committees and task forces.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical rese...arch and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.