Quality & Analytics

Nursing Quality and Analytics is a growing interprofessional team including a Registered Nurse and Business Intelligence Specialists (analysts and programmers). As an arm of the Center for Nursing Excellence and Innovation, the team is positioned in a unique intersection of nursing practice and healthcare analytics. We develop, implement and maintain analytic products with the goal of leveraging data, advanced analysis, innovative methods, and the nursing perspective to:

  • Generate insight from nursing data to inform meaningful improvement work
  • Support clinical inquiry, quality improvement and equity initiatives
  • Provide foundational data structures for ongoing growth of exceptional nursing practice
  • Achieve optimal health system quality outcomes


Core Work Includes

  • Complex analysis of nursing sensitive indicator process/outcome measures
  • Evaluation of key drivers of outcomes, quality, cost, and utilization using data from the electronic health record, patient surveys, and external vendors
  • Develop and maintain organization-wide, unit-level and initiative specific reports and analysis to generate insight and action
  • Collaborate on cross-functional teams to align with organizational data governance vision
  • Lead interprofessional teams to integrate decision support and actionable insight at the point of care to drive patient outcomes
  • Manage/analyze data and generates materials to support external reporting/accreditation needs
  • Partner with key leaders to design and implement robust quality improvement initiatives and analysis
  • Design and implement innovative education programs for nurses at all levels to improve data literacy and access to data and analysis resources


Nursing Quality and Analytics Roadmap

Nursing Quality and Analytics Roadmap