UK HealthCare is the hospitals and clinics of the University of Kentucky. But it is so much more. It is 9,000 people – physicians, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals – all dedicated to providing the most advanced, most effective care available, not just in Kentucky but anywhere.
It is physicians and other medical professionals trained in the most sophisticated, most up-to-the-minute medical techniques so that no Kentuckian, no matter how sick they are or how rare their illness, needs to go far from home for the treatment they need.
It is a Level 1 trauma center, ready every minute of every day to treat even the most serious injuries when they come through the door. And a Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, caring for the tiniest and sickest newborns – and giving them a chance not just to live, but to live normal, productive, happy lives.
It is nurses providing care for every patient, every time that’s so good it has received Magnet status, the highest recognition available in the nursing field.
It is educators in our six health professions colleges teaching the next generations of doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals, spreading the highest standards of care like ripples to the future.
It is researchers working to discover treatments and cures not yet even imagined.
And it is a network of partnerships and outreach locations throughout the state, so that world-class care is always close to home.
The Data Analyst/Report Writer will develop, enter, and manage the data warehouse for internal comparative database information for National Safety Healthcare Network ( NHSN ), Patient Safety, and SI Datix for the hospital. This position will develop computer programs to meet specific system needs, reports, and graphs to provide comparative infection rates for specific areas. The Data Analyst/Report Writer will also assist other departments in data analysis and statistical display; develop and manage multiple department and organizational websites; understand HIPPA and confidentiality of patient information and maintain a pleasant, cooperative, and appropriate attitude with departmental staff and UK Health Care Staff.
This position has been identified as supporting UK HealthCare, which receives funding from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ( CMS ). Therefore, all individuals hired into this position must comply with the federal CMS mandate issued in March of 2022. This mandate requires all new hires to provide proof of COVID -19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. Start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID -19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
The ideal candidate will have experience with the following computer programs: Access Database, SharePoint, NHSN Database, Excel, and PowerPoint; excellent communication and computer skills and be able to accurately complete routine functions with high attention to detail in a fast-paced, high-intensity, professional work environment. Should have the ability to provide superior customer service, work with a teamwork mindset; and respect for confidentiality and diversity.
Salary Range $48,360-81,328/year