Wilmington Healthcare is an unrivalled, single healthcare data, education and information resource with outstanding analytics capabilities. We provide our clients with market leading insight into local health economies, complemented by increased access to senior health stakeholders and the wider NHS which results in effective and actionable insights.
Wilmington Healthcare comprises Wellards, Binley’s NHiS and HSJ.
The role of Healthcare Analyst covers a wide range of analytical activity in order to provide high quality insight and information reporting to a variety of clients. Regular tasks will include importing, cleaning, transforming, validating or modelling healthcare data with the purpose of understanding or making inferences for decision or management purposes. The job also includes presenting data in charts, tables or written reports, or designing information solutions such as dashboards to present data to healthcare data users. The role would suit an experience analyst and we are also willing to train someone new to the industry if you can demonstrate the right competencies.
The Healthcare Analyst will provide support to the analytical team and assist in the planning and allocation of tasks. They will take a lead role in liaising with clients and senior management staff within WHC in order to establish user requirements as well as deliver quality projects efficiently and on time. They will attend regular production meetings and contribute to the development of innovative and exciting analytical products for our clients.
The Healthcare Data Analyst would ideally have expertise in understanding the secondary datasets that are used predominantly within this role, including HES (Hospital Episode Statistics), QOF (Quality and Outcomes Framework) and prescribing data. They also expected to keep up-to-date with new healthcare datasets as and when they become available and to develop a clear understanding of the methodology behind them.
If applying for the senior role, it is expected that you will provide a ‘directing’ role in supporting other analysts in the team by managing projects and delivery, as well as training and knowledge dissemination.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
The Healthcare Analyst will have the following responsibilities:
1) Undertaking a variety of activities with a substantial degree of personal responsibility and autonomy. It is important to be able to work independently within a team.
2) In order for the company to work effectively you may be required to assist with other areas of work and, therefore you should be prepared to undertake other duties appropriate to the post, as delegated by your line manager.
3) All staff are required to abide by organisational policies and procedures.
4) All staff are to maintain a positive and professional image in their work at all times.
Required and desired skills and experience for Senior role are indicated.
Skills and Experience
The post holder will need to have a high standard of:
The post holder should be able to: