Business Analyst IS, Intermediate

  • Location: Minneapolis, MN
  • Posted: Jun 25, 2019

Job Description

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

The Commons, located in Minneapolis, is the headquarters of Allina Health, a not-for-profit health care organization serving patients and communities. Approximately 1,600 corporate and administrative service employees work at offices within Midtown Exchange, the site of the historic Sears retail complex at Chicago Avenue and E. Lake Street. This community landmark, adjacent to the campus of Abbott Northwestern Hospital, part of Allina Health, is the second largest building in Minnesota and includes offices, an internationally themed public market and residential units.


Req ID: 51998
As a member of the Excellian Revenue Cycle Access Team the Business Analyst is accountable for implementing, modifying, testing, and administering the Epic Patient Access applications of Grand Central, Prelude, Cadence, Referrals & HIM for Allina, affiliates, PSAs and acquisitions. We are seeking candidates who have Epic technical skills or practical experience who want to be part of an innovative and forward thinking team.

Below are key areas of responsibility:

Service request fulfillment
Monitor and trend issues and service requests
Responsible for basic project systems planning including monitoring and tracking questions, conducting system testing, and developing and conducting user training
Serves as subject matter expert associated with content, processes and procedures associated with enterprise applications
Defines detailed requirements, analyzes business needs, and validates solutions with the customer
Troubleshoots and resolves complex situations and relationships
Liaison between IS and users to resolve workflow or functional questions
Conducts analysis of business and users needs and revises existing systems as needed
Recommends and documents procedural change


BS/BA or equivalent preferred or applicable work experience with technical application systems


3-4 years information systems experience
May have expertise in business area or particular information systems
Epic experience preferred

Ability to accurately and effectively translate business requirements to system specifications
Requires strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Requires strong customer service skills
Ability to troubleshoot complex situations and assist end users with their questions
Ability to accurately and effectively translate business requirements to system specifications
Ability to evaluates business user needs against current systems capabilities utilizing basic and logical problem-solving skills
Demonstrates capacity to quickly adapt to changing business and technology needs
Able to work as a team member
Demonstrates sound judgment
Detail oriented
Logical and creative problem solver

Work Schedule

Monday through Friday
Full Time
Benefit Eligible
Work from home options available

Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.
Located in Minneapolis
Population = 380,000
Service Area = 2,882,245

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

Schedule Information

Hours: 40


Allina Health

2925 Chicago Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55407



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