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Job Title: Human Services Program Consultant
Job Number: FH138
Organization: Virginia Department of Health
Posted: 10/26/2017
Type: Full-Time
Classification: Epidemiology
Industry: Government
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Richmond,  VA    USA
Compensation: Up to $75,000/Annually
Position Description: Serves as a data analyst/program evaluator in the Division of Population Health (DPH) the job duties will include analyzing chronic disease data, conducting surveillance for and developing data products on chronic disease programs, establishing evaluation plans and reports and using data analysis tools (e.g., Statistical Analysis Software, Geographic Information System, Tableau, RedCap) to support federally funded grant programs. Work with other chronic disease epidemiologists/ evaluators, Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (DPHP) staff, and federal funders to operationalize data collection tools and instruments to report on chronic disease indicators and performance measures. Represent VDH on regular grantee and technical assistance calls (e.g., monthly calls with federal funding agency, Epidemiology and Evaluation Consortium) by participating and sharing evaluation promising practices and information. Contribute to grant applications and reports by providing disease burden information, statistics (e.g., rates, percentages, frequencies, statistical testing) on heart disease, stroke, diabetes/prediabetes, hospital claims data, and self-reported health behavioral data (e.g., BRFSS, YRBS). Respond to data requests in a timely manner by providing high quality, reproducible data reports. Work with a team of DPH epidemiologists/program evaluators, DPHP staff and external stakeholders to plan for, initiate, and execute epidemiology/ evaluation studies for grant funded programs. This position will participate on regular monthly calls with federal funding agencies (e.g., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), monthly and periodic team meetings, occasional partner and sub- recipient site visits, and attend annual grantee meetings as needed. This position will be responsible for developing and conducting program surveys using RedCap and/or Survey Gizmo collecting quantitative data to inform programmatic needs. There will also be a need to work closely with the internal Surveys and Analysis Team to ensure that chronic disease data captured is reflective of grant reporting requirements.

Qualifications: An intermediate level of SAS data analysis skill with the ability to write program code. Experience developing and conducting comprehensive program evaluations utilizing the CDC’s Six Step Framework. Experience with Microsoft Excel and database management (e.g., MS Access). Knowledge of evaluation techniques with the ability to research, compile, and analyze data. Must have basic to intermediate level competency with MS Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, etc. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in written language, and work well with others. Occasional travel may be required.

Organization Description: This position will support chronic disease epidemiology and evaluation efforts within the Office of Family Health Services, at the Virginia Department of Health, a State Health Department located in Richmond Virginia.

Closing Date: 2/2/2018
Desired Starting Date:
Contact Name: Angel Robinson,  Human Resource Analyst
Contact Location: 109 Governor Street
10th Floor
Richmond   VA  23219
United States
Contact Location: 109 Governor Street
  10th Floor
  Richmond   VA  23219
  United States
Contact Phone: 8048647654 
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Web Address:
How to Apply: 92840

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