Soliant Health has a contract job opportunity for a Data Manager in Richmond, VA to start as soon as possible.
Job Type: Contract
Hours: 40 hours weekly
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6-12 months
Skill in using disease surveillance data systems (NEDSS Base System preferred).
Knowledge of public health practices, communicable diseases and disease control, and disease reporting/surveillance.
Understanding of medical terminology related to infectious disease
Trains case investigators and contact tracers in data systems established for managing the data they collect. Ensures that data entry and quality assurance procedures are understood by all system users.
Systematically reviews data for completeness, quality, and timeliness. Addresses identified systematic problems to improve data quality.
2. User Support
Stays up-to-date with system development and communicates changes with users. Informs developers at the state level of consistent problems or suggestions for system enhancements as appropriate.
3. Statistical Reports
Analyzes data and generates reports including general data summaries, as well as reports that detail data discrepancies, missing information, and duplicate entries. Uses data to identify ways to improve data quality and correct errors.