A Bachelor’s degree in a related field and three years of experience in research, analysis, and/or evaluation of health or human services-related programs or a related field; OR an Associate’s degree in a related field and five years of such experience; OR seven years of such experience. A Master’s degree in a related field may substitute for one year of experience.
At least two years of experience in the manipulation of large scale health care databases. At least two years of experience working with complex data systems using data analysis and management software (SQL) and/or statistical software (SAS, SPSS). At least two years experience working with confidential data. Knowledge of rate setting or cost analysis for budget purposes. Experience providing services to any of the AIDS Institute populations.
The Evaluation Specialist III will design and conduct analyses of a wide range of data related to HIV/AIDS, hepatitis and sexually transmitted infection service programs in support of ETE goals; perform data management activities, including the manipulation of large-scale databases, in support of ETE goals and projects; develop technical reports, papers, and other written documents related to ETE projects and interpret the results of statistical/data analyses for non-technical audiences; participate in all phases of the research and evaluation process related to determining the effectiveness of a broad range of ETE programs including the problem definition, literature review and synthesis, planning, execution, analysis, interpretation, and the reporting of findings; assist in creating and modifying algorithms that identify the populations served by the AIDS Institute within the various data sources utilized by Health Care Finance and Analytics staff; other appropriate related duties.
Health Care Finance and Analytics (HCFA) is responsible for planning, organizing, developing, prioritizing, implementing and coordinating the research and evaluation agenda for the Office of Medicaid Policy and Health Care Financing as well as other AIDS Institute programs areas as requested. The section secures access to data sources throughout the NYS Department of Health and performs data analyses in support of policy and program needs related to health care and support services for individuals with HIV, sexually transmitted infections and hepatitis.
Grant funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables, is required.
Valid and unrestricted authorization to work in the U.S. is required. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
HRI participates in the E-Verify Program.
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Qualified Individuals with Disabilities/Qualified Protected Veterans