Health Intelligence Analyst Specialist

NHS Western Isles

  • Contact: Angus McKellar
  • Reference: SW999/A&C/WI2387/SHO

PUBLIC HEALTH DIVISION HEALTH BOARD OFFICES, 37 SOUTH BEACH, STORNOWAY, ISLE OF LEWIS, HS1 2BB Health Intelligence Analyst Specialist Band 6 – £30,401 to £38,046 per annum (job description is currently under review) Plus £1,043 Distant Islands Allowance per annum 37.5 hours per week Permanent Post An opportunity has arisen for a Health Intelligence Analyst Specialist to support the development of management information across NHS Western Isles. The post will be key in further implementing business intelligence approaches across the organisation including effective data management processes, production of insightful analytics and the development of online dashboards and other data visualisation outputs. For more information on living and working in the Western Isles visit the website: Managed within the Public Health Intelligence & Information Services Department, the postholder will join an established small team of information specialists with a track record in data development and analysis within the health field. In addition to developing the department's BI plans across a range of data sources and using various BI tools, the postholder will build specialist health intelligence knowledge in patient pathway and waiting times reporting for which they will be the key contact for a number of data submissions to the Scottish Government. This is an ideal opportunity for someone with sound previous experience in a systems reporting and analytical environment, preferably within a health or health-related field, to further develop reporting and dashboard intelligence in NHS Western Isles. The candidate should be educated to postgraduate level in a relevant discipline such as Computer Science or Informatics or demonstrate equivalent level analytical/BI experience. You will require good skills in range of analytical and business intelligence tools such as Qlikview, Business Objects, Mapping software eg. ArcGIS. Additionally, excellent data discovery and transformation skills particularly in SQL-server technologies will be essential for interrogating the various patient information systems and developing systems reporting. The Public Health Intelligence & Information Services Department sits within the Public Health Division and primarily focuses on the public health intelligence needs of the organisation but also delivers management information to the entire organisation. For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Martin Malcolm, Head of Public Health Intelligence & Information Services on 01851 708042. This post is not eligible for relocation expenses. All NHS Western Isles vacancies appear on the SHOW website: along with a job description and an application form. Gheibhear bileag-tagraidh agus dealbh-obrach bho Roinn Feachd-obrach, Ospadal nan Eilean Siar, Rathad MhicAmhlaigh, Steòrnabhagh, Eilean Leòdhais, HS1 2AF. Fòn: 01851 762027. Return completed application form in Word Format to or mail to; Human Resources Department, Western Isles Hospital, Macaulay Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2AF. Paper copies can be obtained by calling Tel: 01851 762027. Closing Date: 22nd November 2019 Job Reference: WI2387

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