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Business Analyst in Nashville, TN at Parallon

Date Posted: 5/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Parallon believes that organizations that continuously learn and improve will thrive. That’s why after more than a decade we remain dedicated to helping hospitals and hospital systems operate knowledgeably, intelligently, effectively and efficiently in the rapidly evolving healthcare marketplace, today and in the future. As one of the healthcare industry’s leading providers of business and operational services, Parallon is uniquely equipped to provide a broad spectrum of customized revenue cycle services.

Parallon is a wholly owned subsidiary of HCA, a Fortune 100 company with more than 200,000 employees and one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, operating over 170 locally managed hospitals and over 100 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and the United Kingdom. HCA has been named one of the world's most ethical companies for eight years in a row. At HCA, we are driven by a single goal: the care and improvement of human life.

Job Summary

In this position you will design, develop and implement process improvement solutions for Parallon Revenue Cycle departments through the use of business analytics methodologies.  In collaboration with other members of our team you will develop business cases, design proof of concept solutions and make recommendations to improve revenue cycle processes.

  • Access data for analysis using business intelligence tools (e.g. Tableau, Microstrategy Visual Insight, SQL, Tableau, Power BI, etc.), internal and external data sources (e.g. Teradata, Mainframe, SQL Server, spreadsheets, etc.)
  • Analyze and aid development of predictive use cases for reduction and prevention of denials and discrepancies
  • Work closely with Parallon IT on statistical analysis, methods and techniques for reduction and prevention of denials and discrepancies as well as best practices using scientific statistical methodologies to make the business more agile
  • Aggregate and analyze disparate types of data and to recognize patterns and trends within data
  • Provide consultation on design of business processes, specifying the needed output, the required input and the methods of validation and quality control 


Successful performance in this role requires a high level of teamwork and collaboration across Parallon Business Performance Group and the ability to work within a matrix leadership structure.

  • 1-3 Years of relevant experience to include coding SQL and developing analytics solution using Microstrategy Visual Insight, Tableau, Power BI, and/or QlikView is required.
  • Strong healthcare background/experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. 
  • Demonstrated analytical skills and excellent computer skills with demonstrated spreadsheet expertise. 
  • Knowledge of Revenue Cycle business processes preferred. 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in individual and group setting. 

Benefits of working at Parallon:

Our benefits package allows you to select the options that best meet the needs of you and your family. Benefits include 401k with a company match, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, flex spending for both health and day care, life insurance, disability, tuition reimbursement and student loan repayment, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.