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Banner Health IT Systems Analyst in Tucson, Arizona

Primary City/State:

Tucson, Arizona

Department Name:

HP Statewide IS Core Adm Sys

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Job Category:

Information Technology

Additional Job Description

Health care is constantly changing, and at Banner Health, we are at the front of that change. We are leading health care to make the experience the best it can be. We want to change the lives of those in our care – and the people who choose to take on this challenge. If changing health care for the better sounds like something you want to be part of, we want to hear from you.

Banner Health is currently seeking an IT Systems Analyst responsible for supporting the Banner University Health Plans Encounters team. This position will support the technical aspects of our Medicare and Medicaid encounter submissions. This position will interface between the Finance team, Encounter team, and product vendor to develop and improve encounter related tasks as well as analyze data for quality improvement purposes.

The typical schedule for this role is Monday-Friday 8a-5p with limited schedule flexibility. The primary location for this role will be at Banner Elvira Corporate office with remote capabilities. An ideal candidate would possess a Bachelor’s Degree with 2+ years of related experience, past experience/interest with Healthcare system applications and generation of data files, time management skills, multitasking abilities, strong communications skills.

Your pay and benefits (Total Rewards) are important components of your Journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefit plans to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options, so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.

Banner University Health Plans (BUHP) manage a variety of health plans. Our mission is to advance health and wellness through education, research and patient care. About Banner Health Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.


This position provides expertise in selected business or healthcare processes and participates in formulating system scope and objectives relative to the company’s requirements. Works as part of a team who provides knowledge, guidance, research and fact finding expertise to define, design and modify specifications and processes of information systems. Incumbent participates in establishing system documentation standards and quality assurance methodologies for systems and applications.


  1. Provides information for staff and various committees guiding the design, implementation and maintenance of application and system specifications and processes. Participates in task forces to plan, implement, and coordinate facility activities to maximize information technology service quality, effectiveness and efficiency.

  2. Participates as part of a team to assemble request for information/proposal (RFI/RFP), return on investment (ROI) calculations, capital or operating budgets data or other specifications and documents.

  3. Creates application and end user documentation following applicable department, company and industry standards and policies.

  4. Participates in the preparation of fully integrated testing scenarios. Analyzes information systems across multiple levels and states and their relationships. Provides information to be taken into account as part of the comprehensive testing plans.

  5. Identifies, investigates, tracks, and resolves minor project, system or application errors ensuring the solution is timely and of acceptable quality.

  6. Participates in the designs of end user training and curriculum for applications and systems. Participates in the initial rollout and ongoing training of the user community.

  7. This position has responsibility for selected information applications or systems. Work is performed in a fast paced multi-tasked environment where there may be conflicting priorities or tight deadlines. The incumbent has minor level decision-making authority for projects and applications and works at peer level. The incumbent participates in meetings, presentations, visioning sessions, planning sessions, implementation activities, and supports functions system wide.


Must possess an associate's degree in a related field or equivalent combination of relevant education, technical, business and healthcare experience.

Requires intermediate to advanced skills using word processing, spreadsheet, database and other standard business applications. Requires communication and presentation skills to engage technical and non-technical audiences. Requires ability to communicate and interact across facilities and at various levels. As is typical in this industry, variable shifts and hours and carrying/responding to a pager may be required.


General knowledge of information technology and healthcare is desirable.

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

Banner Health complies with applicable federal and state laws and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or disability.