Data Analyst, Data Operations

for Valence Health in Chicago, IL

Analysis, Analyst, CASE, Database, PC, Programming, Quality Assurance, SAS, SQL, Testing, Validation 
Chicago, IL
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We are looking for bright and energetic individuals to fill Data Analyst position in our Analytic Services department. This position involves the programming and analysis of healthcare data with an emphasis on clinical measures and medical cost reporting.


* Develop SAS programs to monitor physician performance on clinical indicators
* Investigate data issues in healthcare data from acquisition through presentation in the UI
* Perform ad-hoc analysis for clients and the Valence team
* Implement analytic directives on healthcare data from senior staff and clients and develop written reports as needed
* Assist in designing, documenting, programming and standardizing processes and reports
* Assist in clinical quality measure configuration
* Participate in quality assurance of clinical measures including test case creation, SAS/SQL code review, independent results validation, and pulling sample cases from client data to support User Acceptance Testing


* 2-4 years of SAS and SQL
* 2-4 years of experience with healthcare data and large databases
* Advanced SAS programming skills, including proficiency in Base SAS, SAS Macros, Stored Procedures, SAS/ACCESS to relational databases, and the SQL Pass through Facility
* Must be analytical, detail oriented, and possess desire to advance and grow personally and professionally
* Excellent PC and database skills
* Ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects with varying timelines
* Ability to effectively communicate with clients and non-technical team members
* BS, BA, or Masters in Public Health, Epidemiology, Statistics, Economics, Computer Science or a comparable program with a quantitative emphasis or equivalent experience
* Experience with national healthcare performance measures including as HEDIS and PQRS a plus

Valence Health is an equal opportunity employer welcoming diversity in our workforce!

Valence Health
600 West Jackson Blvd., Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60661