Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Data Analyst for The Center for State Health Policy. This position works and trains under the direction of leadership within the Business Intelligence Unit (BIU), and the Assistant Director of Data Management at the Center for State Health Policy. The Data Analyst assists in the development, staffing, and operations of the BIU, expanding the current data analytic capabilities of NJ Division of Medical Assistance & Health Services (DMAHS) and enabling the rapid identification of emerging trends in enrollment, eligibility, service utilization, and other information needed to gain actionable intelligence on ways to improve the quality and efficiency of health care services delivered to clients within the NJ FamilyCare program.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Engages in detailed research projects undertaken at the request of the DMAHS Director/Assistant Commissioner or senior management to inform the future direction of the NJ FamilyCare program;
Participates in the development of business intelligence tools to support the Office of Business Intelligence, including interactive dashboards, slide presentations, standardized queries for various performance metrics, and other business intelligence deliverables;
Develops ad-hoc reports from the State's data warehouse in response to requests for information made pursuant to the Open Public Records Act, press inquiries, and inquiries from various sources within State government, including for example, individuals from DMAHS, other DHS divisions (including DHS senior management), Department of Health, Department of Treasury, Department of Children and Families, and the Office of the Governor, provided that only HIPAA
Internal Number: 126471
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