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Resource Overview

The process of finding and hiring the best-qualified candidate for a Quality and/or Health IT job in your health center is time-intensive and challenging. Having job vacancies or recruiting the wrong person can cost the organization in terms of real money, time spent, morale, and productivity. Successful hiring requires refining the recruitment process, which includes analyzing the requirements of a job, attracting employees to that job, screening and selecting applicants, and hiring the new employee to the organization.

This section includes resources to help you define and refine your recruiting methods.  These are tools that have been tested by health centers in the field and are proven to work. These resources reflect the combined experience of several successful health centers around the country.

Also available are templates for Health IT Job Functions and samples of Health IT Job Descriptions.

Health IT Staff Recruitment Tools
When Healthcare Data Analysts Fulfill the Data Detective Role
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When Healthcare Data Analysts Fulfill the Data Detective Role

Why you need data analytics

This easy to understand 12-page primer describes the need for healthcare data analysts and the types of analysis they can provide (i.e., reactive, descriptive, and predictive analytics).  The piece explains the types of work they can conduct and how they go about doing this important work.  It ends with a few ways in which leaders can build data analytics competencies.  It’s well written, with interesting visuals and uses stories to describe important elements.

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Intended AudienceQuality, information technology, medical, support, and executive staff

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Acknowledgements

This resource collection was compiled by the HITEQ staff with portions contributed by Chris Espersen, HITEQ Advisory Committee member and Independent Contractor and Past President of Midwest Clinicians Network; Shane McBride, Independent Contractor and Past Vice President of Quality and Clinical Systems at South End Community Health Center; Chris Grasso, Associate Director for Informatics & Data Services- The Fenway Institute; and Ed Phippen, Principal - Phippen Consulting, LLC.

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