Data Technician II-Full Time-VP Transplant Center-DHTS-Durham
Duke University Health System
Location: Durham, North Carolina
Internal Number: 150034
Duke University Hospital is consistently rated as one of the best in the United States and is known around the world for its outstanding care and groundbreaking research. Duke University Hospital has 957 inpatient beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma center; a major surgery suite containing 51 operating rooms; an endo-surgery center; an Ambulatory Surgery Center with nine operating rooms and an extensive diagnostic and interventional radiology area. In fiscal year 2018, Duke University Hospital admitted 42,916 patients and had 1,085,740 outpatient visits in fiscal year 2017.
U.S News & World Report named Duke University Hospital #1 in North Carolina and #1 in the Raleigh-Durham area in 2018-19.
Duke University Hospital is ranked in the top 20 nationally for seven adult specialties, including cardiology and heart surgery, nephrology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pulmonology, rheumatology, and urology.
In addition to its hospitals, Duke Health has an extensive, geographically dispersed network of outpatient facilities that include primary care offices, urgent care centers, multi-specialty clinics and outpatient surgery centers.
General Description of the Job Class
Coordinate and participate in a variety of duties involved in the collection, interpretation, and documentation of data in support of research and/or information gathering activities.
Duties and Responsibilities of this Level
Coordinate and participate in a variety of duties involved in collecting, interpreting, documenting, and summarizing descriptive, analytical and evaluative data in support of research and/or information gathering activities.
Establish procedures for the procurement of data through observation, interviewing, analyzing records and other sources.
Coordinate the coding and keypunching of data in preparation for computer processing; maintain liaison with university data processing and ensure quality control.
Coordinate the preparation of reports and analyses setting forth progress, adverse trends and appropriate recommendations or conclusions.
Recommend new methods for collection and documentation of data; write and revise procedural manuals as required.
Make work assignments and review the work of lower level employees; assist in training of new personnel.
Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Required Qualifications at this Level
Work requires Associates degree or equivalent technical training.
Work requires two years of experience as a data technician or related position.
OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
PC--IBM & COMPATIBLE SCIENTIFIC WORKSTATIONS
PC SPREADSHEET SOFTWARE
PC DATABASE MGT SOFTWARE
Distinguishing Characteristics of this Level
Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.
Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.
As a world-class academic and health care system, Duke Health strives to transform medicine and health locally and globally through innovative scientific research, rapid translation of breakthrough discoveries, educating future clinical and scientific leaders, advocating and practicing evidence-based medicine to improve community health, and leading efforts to eliminate health inequalities.