Senior Healthcare Data Analyst

Sentara Healthcare


Glen Allen, VA


Work Shift

First (Days) (United States of America)

Job Summary

The Healthcare Data Analyst Senior provides data analysis support to the customer by assisting with the development of reports and/or dashboards to monitor program and operational performance. Promotes self-service analytics for customer adoption, understanding and use of data. Supports design of programmatic analyses and reporting capabilities in addition to business requirement definition for new analyses and performs ad-hoc analysis as directed. This position supports data quality and data stewardship functions to maintain data accuracy and identify new metrics. As a subject matter expert, the Healthcare Data Analyst Senior uses analytic skills to offer data-driven conclusions and recommendations to business partners.

As an integrated health system, Sentara delivers analytics across a wide variety of domains, including payer functions, ambulatory, acute & post-acute care and support functions. The subject matter expertise required will vary based on the specific opening, but include the following:

  • Medical expense and trends
  • Quality including HEDIS reporting, interventions, and STAR ratings
  • Clinical gaps and adherence
  • Network Management contracting and pay-for-performance/value-based measures
  • State and Federal regulatory reporting
  • Employer groups reporting and client ad-hoc reporting related to clinical and financial services
  • Population health reporting & analysis
  • Risk, member/patient stratification, member/patient segmentation, quality, provider scoring, and cost savings
  • Predictive analytics
  • Ambulatory, acute & post-acute quality, clinical performance, and operations reporting & analysis
  • Quality & performance benchmarking
  • Research data & analytic support

Works directly with internal customers and external provider partners.

The Healthcare Data Analyst Senior on-boards new team members, and provides guidance and mentorship to junior analysts.

Knowledge of SQL and Tableau

Excellent Oral and Written Communication Skills

Problem Solving

Consultative Engagement Skills


BLD – Bachelor’s Level Degree (Required), MLD – Master’s Level Degree

Data Analysis, Financial Analysis, Population Management, Statistics


Active Learning, Active Listening, Communication, Complex Problem Solving, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Reading Comprehension, Service Orientation, Time Management, Troubleshooting, Writing

Sentara Healthcare prides itself on the diversity and inclusiveness of its close to an almost 30,000-member workforce. Diversity, inclusion, and belonging is a guiding principle of the organization to ensure its workforce reflects the communities it serves.

Per Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), some clinical environments require proof of education; these regulations are posted at for further information. In an effort to expedite this verification requirement, we encourage you to upload your diploma or transcript at time of application.

In support of our mission “to improve health every day,” this is a tobacco-free environment.

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