HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Senior Business Analyst in Nashville, Tennessee

Why HealthTrust?

HealthTrust is the industry's leading group purchasing organization (GPO), providing sustainable savings for supplies and expert sourcing for medical device and purchased services.

Founded in 1999, HealthTrust is organized as a limited partnership. A wholly-owned, indirect subsidiary of HCA Holdings, Inc. is the general partner and operates the partnership, controlling the majority of voting interest of the GPO. All other GPO equity holders are all healthcare providers or are owned by healthcare providers. The foundation of the HealthTrust model is a patient-focused mission, led by experienced clinical leaders and member advisory boards who conduct a rigorous product vetting and approval process. This industry-differentiating process drives all procurement activities and decisions, ensuring that member requirements are addressed and that there will be a strong commitment to on-contract purchasing. HealthTrust Purchasing Group (HPG) IT is a Division of HCA Information Technology & Services that is responsible for designing, developing, and deploying products to internal business units with HPG.

The Senior Business Analyst is responsible for coordinating across all IT functions on behalf of IT customers to assist with ensuring business needs are captured, technology road maps are developed to align to needs, and products are delivery as planned. The employee will work closely with the business leaders and the IT Customer Engagement, Architecture and Planning, Quality Assurance and Product Development teams.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate an understanding of the business areas within the company, the key products and services common to the industry, and an understanding of the business goals and value proposition. The Senior Business Analyst will use this understanding as a basis for eliciting customer input and feedback to support meeting expectations, with the goal of achieving of customer value and initiative profitability targets.

The Senior Business Analyst should demonstrate an understanding of complex ideas, a forward-looking perspective, and be able to contribute to tactical decision-making processes. This role should practice attentive listening, and display empathy towards others' ideas and perspectives. Additionally, the Senior Business Analyst is accountable for capturing information as it pertains to the customer and communicating it across the IT organization. The Senior Business Analyst should perform all duties with a focus on quality of work, attention to detail and a high level of self-management and self-awareness.


  • Contributes to development of business initiative plans and resource plans for IT customers

  • Assists with managing team to achieve customer value and profitability targets

  • Helps create action plans to achieve financial or performance goals and mitigate risks

  • Understands and follows escalation process for Business Analysis, Quality Assurance and Training issues, risks and mitigation; assists team members in navigating

  • Gathers and translates high level business needs into technology roadmaps

  • Facilitates agreement, engagement, and management of service levels with business leaders

  • Coordinates across all IT functions on behalf of customer

  • Other duties as assigned


    Bachelor's Degree required


    5 years' relevant work experience

  • Healthcare IT Experience

  • Group Purchasing and Supply Chain Experience Preferred

  • Master Data Management Experience Preferred

  • Agile/Scrum Experience Preferred

  • Database Query Experience Preferred

Job: *Information Technology

Title: Senior Business Analyst

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-1100 Charlotte - Capitol View

Requisition ID: 10207-25495