Rush University Medical Center  Nursing Data Analyst-Professional Nursing Practice in Chicago, Illinois

Job Title: Nursing Data Analyst-Professional Nursing Practice

Department: DEPARTMENT OF PROFESSIONAL NURSING PRACTICE

Shift: 1st

Full/Part: Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)

Specialty: Data Analysis

Job Number: 2018-2934

Job Description:

Combine your Nursing expertise and Analytical Talents to make a significant impact at Rush

Nurse Data Analyst-Professional Nursing Practice

Position Highlights:

  • The Nurse Data Analyst will utilize their nursing experience to collect, disseminate, and interpret staffing and clinical nursing reports for the division of nursing.

  • Collaborate withMultidisciplinary team membersto identify opportunities for clinical quality improvement and other applicable special projects

  • Position is Monday through Friday;No weekend or holiday hours are required

Position Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for Identification of data needed for a variety of quality reports and initiatives.

  • Responsible for reliable collection of data components through utilization of the hospital medical record system.

  • Utilize available software applications for data collection and analysis

  • Responsible for theaccurate and timely reporting of data

  • Expectation to identify areas for process improvement in the data collection process.

Position Qualifications :

  • Must have a current IL RN license

  • BSN or MSN required

  • Minimum 2 years clinical RNUnit-based bedside nursingexperience required; experience with quality and safety issues preferred

  • Ability tocreate reports and interpret the data for nursing leadership and provide clear written documentation of methodology and outcomes as well as complex analysis

  • Talent to independently document complex datasets

  • Ability to coordinate with stakeholders

  • Knowledge of how to analyze and utilize data to effect change and predict next actions

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office: Excel, Access and Word

  • Must be very detail oriented and an independent problem solver.

Company Highlights

  • Rush University Medical Center is a four- time Magnet designated™ facility located in Chicago, IL -www.rush.edu

  • Award winning academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 676 licensed beds

  • RUMC offers a competitive salary, outstandingbenefits& the professional advantages of an environment that supports your development & recognizes your achievements.

  • As one of the most popular cities in the nation, Chicago is a cultural, historical and diverse city. Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, Chicago in known for its nearly 200 distinct neighborhoods and its extensive park systems, along with its sports teams, museums and vibrant theater community.

Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.