JOB SUMMARY Reporting to the Head of Analytics, this position will lead the Data Governance team responsible for establishing standards, improving data quality and developing a culture of accountability and continuous improvement. The goal of Baylor Scott & White Healths newly formed Analytics Team is to harness the power of data and analytics to inform/empower both incremental and transformational improvement in performance across the enterprise. We are establishing a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship, seeking to identify and deploy cutting edge technologies to harness an ever-broadening data set to solve the most pressing problems in healthcare.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: - Create and manage a centralized data catalog and dictionary - Evaluate data quality and establish a data quality score for key metrics - Establish a data certification program to distinguish fields that meet the high-quality threshold - Establish an analytics product certification program to distinguish reports and dashboards that meet established data quality and analytics standards - Establish a data stewardship and data custodian programs and councils - Participate and lead Master Data Management system and Reference Data Management system governance to increase standardization and usability of data - Leverage data governance tools and processes to improve data quality and solve complex data problems - Establishing a knowledge repository for our analysts, stewards and custodians to share best practice and build capabilities
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES: - Problem-solving skills - Strong background in problem-solving - Leadership - Proven capabilities at influencing others, including senior level executives, with limited direct control. Confident in ones capabilities - credible, high integrity, authentic and trustworthy - Collaborator - Demonstrated capabilities at working with high level executives and other analytics leaders to work through differences and align on solutions - Detail oriented - Ability to drill down into the weeds to problem solve while being mindful of details - Strong understanding of healthcare industry - Experience working with large health systems; preferably with knowledge and understanding of both clinical and back-office operations - Mission driven - Professional mission centered on having a positive impact on society, exceeding personal imperatives - Respectful and respectable - polite, tactfully says what s/he means and does what s/he says; genuinely cares for others
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - Bachelors or Equivalent Experience - 5+ years experience
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!