Senior Scientist

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Job Details

Description

KEPRO is a rapidly growing national quality improvement and care management organization. We work to ensure that over 20 million people receive the right care, at the right time, in the right setting. KEPRO is seeking resumes for a highly experienced professional.

Accountabilities

  • Cooperative project design, assisting in the identification of areas worthy of study and in the calculation of appropriate sample sizes.
  • Assist KEPRO staff, consultants and biostatisticians in conduction of investigative work, analyzing and reporting the results of case review and pattern analysis of claims data to serve the educational needs of the physician, provider and beneficiary communities. Assist in designing the follow-up evaluation mechanisms to measure the success of cooperative projects.
  • Assist in the design and production (writing) of feedback reports and other publishable documents.
  • Review all literature to assist in designing interventions, feedback tools and data collection instruments.
  • Develop affiliations with health services researchers to enhance KEPRO’s competitiveness for available grants and its reputation as a contributor to scientific literature.
  • Promote and maintain professional inter/intradepartmental relationships within KEPRO as well as will all external customers.
  • The list of accountabilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties that management may deem necessary from time to time.

    Qualifications

  • Minimum of Master’s Degree in Epidemiology or Statistics or Health Service Research and/or significant experience will also be considered.
  • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Requires strong communication.
  • Quantitative, business and computer skills.
  • Knowledge of SAS, SPSS and Access highly desirable.
  • Ability to function compatibly with team members of diverse clinical and experiential backgrounds essential.
  • Knowledge of healthcare and related issues.
  • Knowledge of quality project methodologies desirable.
  • Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in outpatient/community pharmacy.
  • Mental and Physical Requirements

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made as required by law in an attempt to enable an individual with a disability to perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for prolonged periods of time; key and/or control objects; interact extensively with internal and external customers; occasionally lift and/or move objects weighing up to 10 pounds; and occasionally travel within the state.

    KEPRO offers challenging careers, excellent benefits and opportunities for advancement. For consideration, please submit resume and cover letter with salary requirements. Only those candidates identified for an interview will be contacted.  No Phone Calls Please.

    EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

    KEPRO is and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


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