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Internal Number: 2110305
Health Policy Data Analyst
The Department of Health Policy is seeking qualified health policy data analyst candidates to provide Emerging Infections Program (EIP) with analytic file construction, database management, data quality, statistical analyses, graphics, and other data analyses. This position will support EIP research efforts conducted in collaboration with the Tennessee Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This position utilizes intermediate level research skills to perform a variety of quantitative research activities including data management and merging datasets in varying formats, analysis of quantitative data, report preparation, cleaning and preparing data for analysis using SAS, STATA, or other software, and maintain, monitor, and update existing databases, and develop new databases.
The position requires a person who can work well independently and alongside muliple faculty and staff members simultaneously, take initiative to gather suitable data to address public health concerns, and completely assignments in a timely manner.
The responsibilties of this position will include quantitative and written data analysis on issues of current policy interest. Examples of projects may include:
Department Summary :
Vanderbilt University's new Department of Health Policy brings together a broad group of health policy scholars devoted to developing health policy solutions that can have a profound impact. The Department builds on a history of strong collaborative relationships with the Tennessee Department of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and several frontline policy makers to develop health policy solutions for our nation's most pressing health care challenges.
The combination of a major research university and preeminent medical center gives Department faculty incredible opportunities to build relationships with frontline care providers and policymakers which can lead to breakthrough discoveries. The Department fosters a deep belief that research and innovative thinking should guide health policy relationships and help policymakers understand implications. For more information, please visit https://www.vumc.org/health-policy/.
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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: 6 th year in a row that Vanderbilt University Medical Center was a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality.
Key Responsibilities :
A current resume and cover letter must be included/uploaded in your online application to be eligible for consideration.
This is a full-time position.
Salary is dependent upon education and experience.
Background screens will be performed and education will be verified prior to employment. Please be prepared to provide required information and/or documentation.
Primary Location TN-Nashville-2525 West End Ave
Organization Health Policy 104625