Health Policy/Svcs Analyst III

Vanderbilt University Medical Center - Nashville, TN3.8

Full-time
EducationSkills
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Your Role:
The Center for Clinical Quality and Implementation Research at Vanderbilt University Medical Center seeks an experienced research staff person to lead major components of qualitative and quantitative research projects in quality, safety, and health care delivery. The position requires intermediate-to-high level research skills to perform a variety of activities including project management, analysis and interpretation of quantitative and qualitative data, and report preparation.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Manage research projects
  • Use quantitative and qualitative research skills to lead small to medium-sized program evaluations
  • Contribute to the design, coordination, and conduct of research studies
  • Use advanced statistical programming skills to manage, analyze, and interpret data
  • May coordinate focus groups or participate in other qualitative data collection
  • Prepare reports, presentations, and manuscripts 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
  • Serve as a resource to others and provide guidance to junior team members
Position Requirements:
Bachelors degree (or equivalent experience) and 4 years relevant experience required

Strongly Preferred:
  • Masters degree in Public Health, Behavioral Sciences, Epidemiology, or a related field
  • Experience in statistical analysis and report writing
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, and
experience in quality assessment or improvement

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  • Magnet Recognition Program: Received our third consecutive Magnet designations.
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Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent experience) and 4 years experience required

Strongly Preferred:
  • Masters degree in Public Health, Behavioral Sciences, Epidemiology, or a related field
  • Experience in statistical analysis and report writing
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, and
experience in quality assessment or improvement