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Children's Mercy Kansas City Data Visualization Analyst in Kansas City, Missouri

Thanks for your interest in Children's Mercy!

Do you envision finding a meaningful role with an inclusive and compassionate team? At Children’s Mercy, we believe in making a difference in the lives of all children and shining a light of hope to the patients and families we serve. Our employees make the difference, which is why we have been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a top pediatric hospital, for eleven consecutive years.

Children’s Mercy is in the heart of Kansas City – a metro abounding in cultural experiences, vibrant communities and thriving businesses. This is where our patients and families live, work and play. This is a community that has embraced our hospital and we strive to say thanks by giving back. As a leader in children’s health, we engage in meaningful programs and partnerships throughout the region so that we can improve the lives of children beyond the walls of our hospital.


Design, Build and maintain reports and data visualizations using Tableau, Excel and other platforms as requested. First tier of support with end user and questions and trouble shoots of reports.

Develop skills and knowledge to become a Tableau Administrator, including learning how to set up projects, groups and users; learning how to implement Tableau security; learning how to perform software upgrades and testing; participating in communication with the vendor regarding bugs and errors; participating in Tableau team calls.

Researches, analyzes, evaluates and assists with ongoing data analysis and data needs within Medical Administration. Gather and interpret data from a variety of sources to help the organization make operational business decisions and support the physician practice plan. Creates and modifies reports to gather and report data as requested.

Additionally, it’s important to us that we remain transparent with all potential job candidates. Because we value the safety of the patients and families we serve, as well as the Children’s Mercy staff, we want to let you know that theseasonal influenzaandCOVID-19vaccines are a condition of employment for all employees in our organization. New employees must be willing to be vaccinated if found non-immune to measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) and chicken pox (varicella) and/or without evidence of tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccination since 2005. If you become a finalist for this position, and have any concerns about receiving these vaccines, medical and/or religious exemptions can be further discussed with Human Resources.


  • Create reports, dashboard, and other displays of information across a variety of data sources.

  • Work with end users to determine requirements and collaborate on navigation and functionality.

  • Identify and implement solutions to issues in visualizations and reporting. Answer user questions, track problems received/resolved and implement solutions.

  • Design, manage, validate, and analyze data related to the needs of Medical Administration. Promote and maintain the integrity of data within Medical Administration. Work with Medical Administration and administrative leaders in professional departments to compile, organize, display, and provide useful operational, practice and financial data in support of the operational needs and the practice plan. Utilization of multiple data sources to perform analyses.

  • Analyze patterns, trends and correlations between various data points.

  • Understand all available reports and analytical tools to perform financial analysis, reviews and presentations.

  • Collaborate with business partners in Revenue Cycle, IT, Finance and OFD for optimal operations partnership, including all other Administrative duties assigned.


  • Bachelor's Degree and 5-7 years experience in health-care data management and information systems or

  • HS diploma or equivalent and 7 or more years experience Prior work experience may be accepted in lieu of a degree

  • Mastery of the software tools utilized for this position including, but not limited, to: Internet, Microsoft Office software suite, reporting writing using business intelligence/data visualization tools

  • Proficient using Tableau Creator

  • Ability to proactively anticipate the needs of stakeholders with limited or no guidance.

  • Ability to prioritize and meet multiple deadlines for the volume of work expected without supervision.

  • Ability to provide general and project-specific training as needed.

  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills and adaptability to the varying communication styles between technical and non-technical staff.

  • Ability to produce work that is accurate, neat and adheres to standards.

  • Possession of strong analytical skills, excellent visual design, typography, layout and color sensibilities and skills, as well as a passion for translating data into user-centric designs.

Starting Pay

Our pay ranges are market competitive. The pay range for this job begins at $33.88, but your offer will be determined based on your education and experience.

Remote Work/Work from Home

This position is entirely remote or work from home. The person hired must live in the Kansas City metro area and may attend onsite meetings, as scheduled.

EEO Employer/Disabled/Vet

Children’s Mercy hires individuals based on their job skills, expertise and ability to maintain professional relationships with fellow employees, patients, parents and visitors. A personal interview, formal education and training, previous work experience, references and a criminal background investigation all are factors used to select the best candidates. The hospital does not discriminate against prospective or current employees based on the race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, creed, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry or veteran status. A drug screen will be performed upon hire. Children’s Mercy is smoke and tobacco free.

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

CM is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. Our patients and families come from all walks of life, and so do we. We know that our greatest strengths come from the people who make up our team so we hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our hospital stronger and our patient care more compassionate.

If you share our values and our enthusiasm for service, you will find a home at CM. In recruiting for our team, we welcome the unique contributions that you can bring, including education, ideas, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, languages spoken, veteran status, color, religion, disability and beliefs.

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Requisition ID 2021-16181

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 6 days ago (10/13/2021 5:58 PM)

Posting Category Professionals


Shift Day shift

Work Type Full Time

FLSA Status Exempt

Location : NameMAIN CAMPUS

Recruiter : Full Name: First Last Courtney Roberts

Recruiter : Email cmroberts1@cmh.edu