*This position can either be on-site in our Tampa, FL office or remote.*
Seeking lead statistician that can advise on nationally significant quality measure development and evaluation projects. Conduct complex hypothesis-driven analyses using advanced statistical techniques to address research questions and topics. Lead analytical team on advanced data quality checks and processing activities on data sets of various sizes. Prepare and review technical reports and presents findings. Independently collaborate with other technical and expert consultants.
ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Conduct and direct advanced statistical analyses for research tasks and contract deliverables.
Provide analytical expertise and leadership for all data-related tasks on assigned project(s).
Prepare, review and interpret technical reports, abstracts, manuscripts and contract deliverables.
Design study protocols, research plans, and research methodologies.
Present findings and results of research tasks and analyses to clients and other professional audiences.
Maintain up-to-date, comprehensive knowledge of the advances in quality measurement methodology, new developments in measurement policies, and national quality measurement initiatives.
Maintain up-to-date knowledge on various statistical issues and statistical programming methodology related to quality measurement.
PhD degree required in biostatistics, statistics, or related field.
Three to seven years work experience in leading analytical teams, conducting advanced statistical analyses, designing research activities, analyzing complex data sets and reporting results.
Research experience in the health sciences arena required (quality measurement preferred).
Experience working with large national-level datasets.
Experience with protocols for handling protected health information or other highly sensitive information.
Experience with quality measure development is desired.
Proven ability to manage a team of statisticians/analysts
Advanced knowledge of methods used for the development and testing of healthcare quality measures including risk adjustment.
Advanced knowledge in statistics, research design, and data analyses including trending, disparities, and benchmarking methodologies
Advanced experience using SAS
Demonstrated ability to communicate technical findings to administrative leadership, management and non-technical experts.
Demonstrated proficiency in project management
Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current position, management reserves the right to revise the position or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change (e.g., emergencies, changes in personnel, work load, rush jobs requiring non-regular work hours, or technological developments).
HSAG is an EEO Employer of Veterans protected under Section 4212.
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About Health Services Advisory Group
For more than three decades, HSAG has been committed to improving the quality of healthcare services in order to achieve the best possible patient outcomes.
Healthcare quality expertise to those who deliver care and those who receive care.
Tools and resources for patients, families, and caregivers to be advocates for their own health.
Since our beginning in 1979, we have advanced to become a multi-state Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO), External Quality Review Organization (EQRO), and End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Network contractor, serving approximately:
25 percent of our nation’s Medicare population.
46 percent of our nation’s Medicaid population.
20 percent of our nation's dialysis population.
Quality: It’s Who We Are and What We Do.
We embody quality in all we do: in the services we provide, in the knowledge we share, and in the relationships we build with providers, patients, families, and caregivers. Quality is our way of doing business, and directs all of our actions and work.