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EHR Intelligence Analyst Cogito Certified

Req #:  221046
Facility:  Advocate Physician Partners
Department:  Information Systems
City:  Rolling Meadows
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

Advocate Health Care, the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Our Corporate Support & Operations Services are equally committed to advancing Advocate's goal of building lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest level of service through an integrated approach to care and wellness.

The Electronic Health Record(EHR) is the transactional core of care provided to patients. The ability to leverage data entered into the EHR enables organizations to provide better quality care at a better value. The central team can both technically extract requested data and support requestors in identifying data needs is a key component to an EHR team the extent to which this is seamlessly operationalized is a key measure of EHR implementation success.  The position provides leadership support, consultation and education at a site and system level on reporting, measurement, and process improvement methodologies related to clinical workflow, revenue cycle and other administrative EHR data and processes. Project leadership over multiple requests and medium to large size projects that serve to meeting strategic objectives for the team and enterprise. Provides data visualization expertise to clinical, business, and operational leaders to present data information in a thoughtful and meaningful way. Development of training and education content to promote the adoption of a standard reporting data tool set. Responsible for production support of all reporting tools for the enterprise.


  • Reporting and measurement~ Using workflow knowledge to ensure seamless use of information and data by endusers
  • Identification, use and reporting of performance improvement
  • Task management as it relates to requests, projects, and other duties as assigned
  • Analyzes, designs, develops, and valid reporting build to meet enduser requirements
  • Request Intake, gathering requirements, business needs


Position Requirements:

  • Education Required:  Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent knowledge) in Business, Clinical, or related field
  • Experience Required:  Typically requires 3 years of experience in Epic Cogito and Business Intelligence Reporting Tools
  • Epic Cogito Certification (latest version). The certification must pass this certification (max 3 attempts allowed) to perform this role. This certification must be achieved within 60 days of employment. Must maintain certification as the enterprise upgrades to new Epic code (i.e. badges, etc)
  • Proficient with Microsoft products
  • Proficient with EHR Worfklows and reporting
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a group and balance multiple priorities while consistently completing complex tasks in a rigorous goal~oriented manner.
  • Demonstrated strong analytical and logical thinking, creativity, self~reliance, communication skills and ability to effectively integrate varied components of a system.
  • Team player with a positive attitude, strong commitment to customer service and a desire to learn healthcare related systems and business processes.
  • Understanding or proficient in data vizualization concepts
  • Requires minimal supervision, self~starter
  • Proven ability to create and maintain dashobards/reports intended to summarize data for mulitple audiences
  • Expert in performing independent analysis on key organization clinical, financial, and operational metrics
  • Expert in the ability to manage multiple small to medium sized projects, tasks, and other duties as assigned
  • Ability to create elaborate and concise documentation deliverables to support education and presentation efforts
  • Requires occasional travel to different locations
  • Position may require travel which may result in exposure to road and weather hazards.
  • Exposed to normal office environment.
  • Operates all equipment necessary to perform the job.
  • This job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the incumbent. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent. Incumbent may be required to perform other related duties.

About Advocate Health Care


Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.