Performance Research Analyst - Sr

Job Description

Job ID: 1187733
Employment Status: Full-Time
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BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, delivering services to residents primarily in the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and mid-Missouri regions. BJC serves patients and their families in urban, suburban and rural communities through its 15 hospitals and multiple community health locations. Services include inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, community health and wellness, workplace health, home health, community mental health, rehabilitation, long-term care and hospice.

The Center for Clinical Excellence (CCE) provides leadership in quality assessment and health services research throughout BJC HealthCare.

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Role Purpose

Responsible for leading ongoing research and analytics projects and teams with a particular emphasis on research and analytic support related to measuring clinical quality performance; identifies and utilizes data to support decision-making and negotiations; leads the critique and development of clinical quality metrics; quantifies effects of factors associated with key quality-related performance outcomes; provides analytical leadership to programs and customers; identifies and applies appropriate statistical techniques, manages statistical data sets, interprets statistical results and creates reports; provides guidance on performance improvement and program evaluation activities as needed.


  • Conducts and leads statistical analyses for evaluating and reporting clinical performance.
  • Provides direction and oversight to teams in data collection, data management and data analysis strategies to support statistical analyses.
  • Partners and consults with analysts, stakeholders, and multi disciplinary teams to provide consultation to business units on analytical issues, prioritizing and addressing performance opportunities.
  • Serves as project manager for special investigations.
  • Participates in the development of algorithms using various statistical methods and machine learning techniques.

  • Minimum Requirements



  • Master's Degree


  • 5-10 years


    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information



  • Doctorate

    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer