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Job Title: Health Policy Services Analyst II
Job Number: 1910608
Organization: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Posted: 10/23/2019
Type: Full-Time
Classification: Health Policy
Industry: Academic Institutions
Number of Openings: 2
Location: Nashville,  TN    USA
Compensation: Dependent upon experience
Position Description: Health Policy/Services Analyst II 1910608

Your Role: The Center for Clinical Quality and Implementation Research at Vanderbilt University Medical Center seeks an experienced research staff person to assist with evaluating the implementation of programs to improve quality, safety, and health care delivery. The position requires intermediate level research skills to perform a variety of research and operations-related activities including project management, data management, analysis of quantitative and qualitative data, and report preparation.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

· Coordinate research and evaluation activities involving interdisciplinary teams

· Perform program evaluation using appropriate quantitative and qualitative methods

· Perform data quality assessments, assist with data collection, and statistical analysis

· Prepare reports for scientific, clinical, and operational audiences

· Effectively communicate with collaborators across the institution

· Adhere to all policy and best practices across diverse healthcare settings

· Complete and follow all regulatory requirements, including IRB guidelines and submissions

Position Requirements:

Bachelors degree and 2 years relevant experience

Candidates with Master’s level training in Public Health, Behavioral Sciences, Epidemiology, or a related field are strongly preferred. Experience in statistical analysis and report writing is strongly preferred. The ideal candidate will also have excellent written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, and experience in quality assessment or improvement.

1.Coordinates research projects

1a.Uses quantitative and qualitative research methods skills to participate in the design, coordination and conduct of research projects

1b.Fosters collaboration between team members, both internal and external to the department

1c.May coordinate focus groups or participate in other qualitative data collection

2.Data management and analysis

2a.Uses advanced programming and statistical expertise to manage and analyze data

2b. Responsible for managing large and/or complex datasets

2c.Coordinates development of datasets, data cleaning, data validation, and data reporting

2d.Summarizes and interprets complex analyses

2e.Maintains detailed documentation of data management and programming codes

3.Prepares materials and drafts sections of presentations and written documents

3a.Prepares materials for presentations

3b.Organizes and formats data for presentations, publications, and internal use

3c.Creates charts, graphs, and tables to summarize analysis results

3d.Drafts section of research proposals

3e.Drafts technical report sections

3f.Contributes to peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts

Qualifications: Bachelors degree and 2 years of relevant public health experience. Masters degree preferred.

Organization Description: Discover Vanderbilt University Medical Center:

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care, VUMC is a community of individuals who come to work each day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity — of culture, thinking, learning and leading — is sought and celebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday. Vanderbilt’s mission is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.

VUMC Recent Accomplishments

Because we are committed to providing the best in patient care, education and research, we are proud of our recent accomplishments:

· US News & World Report: #1 Adult Hospital in Tennessee and metropolitan Nashville, named to the Best Hospitals Honor Roll of the top 20 adult hospitals, 10 nationally ranked adult specialty programs, with 3 specialties rated in the top 10 nationally, Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt named as one of the Best Children’s Hospital in the nation, with 10 out of 10 pediatric specialties nationally ranked.

· Healthcare’s Most Wired: Among the nation’s 100 “most-wired” hospitals and health systems for its efforts in innovative medical technology.

· Becker’s Hospital Review: named as one of the “100 Great Hospitals in America”, in the roster of 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs and to its list of the 100 Hospitals with Great Heart Programs.

· The Leapfrog Group: One of only 10 children’s hospitals in the to be named at Leapfrog Top Hospital.

· American Association for the Advancement of Science: The School of Medicine has 112 elected fellows

· Magnet Recognition Program: Received our third consecutive Magnet designations.

· National Academy of Medicine: 22 members, elected by their peers in recognition of outstanding achievement

· Human Rights Campaign Healthcare Equality Index: 6th year in a row that Vanderbilt University Medical Center was a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality.

Closing Date: 1/23/2020
Desired Starting Date:
Contact Name: Lynn Booker,  Health Policy Services Analyst II
Contact Location: 2525 West End Ave, Suite 500

Nashville   TN  37232
United States
Contact Location: 2525 West End Ave, Suite 500
  Nashville   TN  37232
  United States
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