The Clinical Data Manager will define and create databases; enter data; analyze clinical data; develop, implement, and maintain a data quality assurance program for performance improvement, evidence based practice, and health service research studies for the Heart Institute at Children's National Medical Center.
Information & Database Management
Provide data reporting, analysis, and programmatic support to departmental projects and initiatives.
Oversee the accuracy of data entry functions; maintain data quality for data registries, quality improvement, and research studies.
Provide data entry and data mining of various databases.
Coordinate data transfer and data reconciliation.
Develop Access databases and Web-based data management tools (as needed).
Represent the Heart Institute in hospital-wide quality of care evaluation efforts such as Ongoing Professional Practice Evaluation (OPPE); provide clinical activity and performance data from for use in OPPE reports.
Provide computer programming support to the ongoing departmental activities and specific clinical programs, as well as external, hospital-wide efforts.
Provide web design, development, and programming in support of the Department's website in order to ensure centralization of medical staff schedules, medical service requesting and information exchange, facilitation of collaborative, quality improvement (QI) and clinical research efforts, as well as to provide real-time dashboard reporting.
Work with quality improvement Directors and research coordinators to ascertain data needs for quality improvement, outcome and health services studies.
Act as a liaison between quality improvement/research teams, IT professionals and analysts to create data sets for research purposes.
Assume responsibility as a partner for the planning and execution of relevant internal and external data management activities to obtain clean databases within a specified timeframe.
Develop and implement a comprehensive data quality program for quality improvement and outcome research studies.
Manage data collection, entry, and abstraction. Provide clinical data quality assurance and data analytical competencies to the quality improvement initiative that collect and analyze clinical decisions data to standardize care in a fast evolving clinical environment (SCAMP)
Provide clear direction for data collection/analysis for QI and research teams across the Heart Institute.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. For more information, visit www.childrensnational.org/careers. For complete position description and to apply online. Children's National is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities
SQL database management in a healthcare setting preferred.
As the nation’s children’s hospital, the mission of Children’s National Medical Center is to excel in Care, Advocacy, Research and Education. We accomplish this through:
•Providing a quality health care experience for our patients and families.
•Improving health outcomes for children regionally, nationally, and internationally.
•Leading the creation of innovative solutions to pediatric health challenges.