Services Data Analyst
Southeast LA Area Health Education Center (SELA AHEC), in conjunction with the Louisiana Office of Public Health STD/HIV/Hepatitis Program (SHHP), seeks a full-time Data Analyst based in New Orleans to conduct data management and analysis activities for SHHP’s Services Unit. Responsibilities include: develop and maintain data management systems, analyze program data, link datasets, monitor data quality and prepare reports.
This position will oversee the coordination and statewide implementation of the Ryan White-funded services data system with the ultimate goal of assuring the highest quality data needed to meet the HRSA Ryan White Monitoring Standards, the HUD (HOPWA) reporting requirements and goals/objectives outlined in other STD/HIV/Hepatitis Program (SHHP) plans. Data generated by the unit documents service delivery to HIV-infected and affected clients with supportive services such as primary medical care, HIV medication assistance, insurance assistance, home health, and housing. Data are also used to manage, analyze and evaluate HIV, STD and Hepatitis interventions. This position maintains data management systems, ensures data quality, performs analyses and creates reports. All activities must be completed in accordance with the security and confidentiality guidelines required by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HRSA, and SHHP.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in public health, epidemiology data analytics, health information systems or closely related field. Knowledge of SAS (or similar software) required. Superior data management and analytical skills; strong written and verbal skills.
Send cover letter, resume and three professional references to: SHP_Resumes@la.gov.
Must reference: Data Analyst - Services in subject line. EOE/AA Employer