McKesson Sr. Clinical Data Analyst in The Woodlands, Texas

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Specialty Health, our products and services span the full continuum of specialty patient care. From the initial phases of a product life cycle and the distribution of specialty drugs, to fully integrated healthcare technology systems, practice management support, and ultimately to patient care in the communities where they live, we empower the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.

We have a vision —that the long-term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Specialty Health you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

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Position Description

Stimulating and challenging position working with one of the largest collections of clinical oncology data in the U.S. High-performing team has an opening for a Senior Clinical Data Analyst to provide a myriad of services and expertise. Supports healthcare data initiatives by providing accurate and timely data mining, data manipulation, data analysis, data visualization and reporting, as well as, quality assurance and ongoing system and process maintenance in collaboration with multiple teams. Responsible for obtaining data and producing mock up, proto-type, and production reports from available sources. May also develop functional and/or technical specifications. Validates data and performs analysis as needed. Supports and adheres to McKesson I-CARE values, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with multi-functional teams across the enterprise and within department to develop solutions.

  • Interacts, as needed, with various customers to understand requirements of requested reports and explain deliverables.

  • Coordinates the implementation of logic and business rules into several platforms.

  • Writes functional and technical specifications.

  • Validates business rules are implemented according to specification.

  • Obtains and analyzes raw data from multiple sources to perform core job duties and to answer questions posed by internal / external customers.

  • Develops scripts to automate routine activities and reports

  • Performs duties to support data analysis and manipulation, reporting, and automation.

  • Actively participates and/or leads teams including delegating work, establishing deadlines, and following up on assignments

  • Identifies opportunities to create and manage processes, as well as, develop strategies to address complex data analyses and reporting requirements.

  • Interacts with customers to clarify needs and in reviewing results. Obtains proper approvals on each of the deliverables.

  • Other duties as requested or assigned.

Competencies:

  • Able to learn quickly and independently: Uses available resources to quickly learn new coding languages, processes, and software to accomplish goals effectively and efficiently.

  • Uses Technical and Functional Experience: Possesses up-to-date knowledge of analytical and information technologies; is regarded an expert in the technical/functional area; accesses and uses other expert resources when appropriate.

  • Demonstrates Adaptability: Thrives in a dynamic work environment. Handles day-to-day work challenges confidently; is willing and able to adjust to multiple demands and shifting priorities; shows resilience; demonstrates flexibility.

  • Uses Sound Judgment: Makes timely, cost effective and sound decisions; makes decisions under conditions of uncertainty.

  • Collaboration: Able to gather and apply input from multiple teams and/or individuals on deliverables.

  • Shows Work Commitment: Sets high standards of performance; pursues aggressive goals and works efficiently to achieve them.

  • Commits to Quality: Emphasizes the need to deliver quality products and/or services; defines standards for quality and evaluated products, processes, and service against those standards; manages quality; improves efficiencies.

  • Excellent communication skills: Able to communicate clearly and concisely.

Minimum Requirements

2 years’ experience in clinical/healthcare field, computer applications, or data analysis.

Critical Skills

  • Minimum Four (4) years of work experience in clinical data analysis and/or supporting healthcare information systems.

  • Experience in mining clinical data, claims and/or EMR data preferred.

  • Strong data analyst skills required.

  • SQL, Excel, Relational Database understanding is required.

  • Project Mgt/Business Analyst skills required.

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Bachelors/Master’s degree in Healthcare, Statistics, Computer science, or related fields preferred

  • Healthcare experience preferred.

  • Experience working with Oncology EHR data preferred.

  • Informatica or other scheduling and ETL software experience preferred.

  • Tableau or other Business Intelligence & Data Visualization software experience preferred.

Education

4-year degree or equivalent experience.

Physical Requirements

General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

Job: Medical

Organization: McKesson Specialty Health

Title: Sr. Clinical Data Analyst

Location: Texas-The Woodlands

Requisition ID: 18004111