Overview

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Public Health, Statistics, Biostatistics, Epidemiology or a related field and two years of experience collecting and analyzing data; OR an Associate’s degree in a related field and four years of such experience; OR six years of such experience. A Master’s degree in a related field may substitute for one year of such experience. This position requires that the incumbent will report to the official work location and live within commuting distance to the official work location. Telecommuting may not be available. If telecommuting is available, the incumbent will be required to have a telephone/mobile device, and internet access. Health Research, Inc.’s (HRI) mission is building a healthier future for New York State and beyond through the delivery of funding and program support to further public health and research programs. In support of our mission and our commitment to providing a safe workplace, we require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless approved for a religious or medical exemption.
Preferred Qualifications
A Master’s degree in Public Health, Computer Science, Epidemiology, Statistics, Economics or a related field. Experience in data management, analysis and reports generation using SAS, R, GIS, Tableau, and/or other analytical and data management tools; strong experience with processing and analyzing large data sets such as Institutional Cost Reports, HFIS, SPARCS, etc., particularly those involving health care markets, services and population demographics; strong analytical and communication (both written and verbal) skills with the experience presenting data to interested parties with varying technical backgrounds; experience with conducting program evaluation research in public health.
Responsibilities
The Data Analyst IV will contribute toward the response to and/or respond/prepare data needs/requests for health care facilities by facility type and health care utilization of defined focus areas (county, region or zip codes), contribute to developing need methodologies for specific health care providers/facilities; metrics for evaluating quality and efficiency of programs and entities providing primary care needs that will enable managers; and contribute to performing data analysis on accessing the population health and to use results to contribute toward making recommendations for program initiatives. The Office of Primary Care and Health Systems Management (OPCHSM) regulates and oversees the health care system to ensure access to high quality, affordable, and equitable health care services for all who receive care from New York’s health care providers and facilities. The Data Management, Analysis, and Research Group (DMAR) of OPCHSM provides analytical support, and evaluates program performance and quality of care.
Employee Benefits
Health Research, Inc. (HRI) offers a robust, comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees, including:
• Health, dental and vision insurance – Several comprehensive health insurance plans to choose from;
• Flexible benefit accounts – Medical, dependent care, adoption assistance, parking and transit;
• Generous paid time off – Paid federal and state holidays, paid sick, vacation and personal leave;
• Tuition support – Assistance is available for individuals pursuing educational or training opportunities;
• Retirement Benefits – HRI is a participating employer in the New York State and Local Retirement System and offers optional enrollment in the New York State Deferred Compensation Plan. HRI provides a postretirement Health Benefits Plan for qualified retirees to use towards health insurance premiums and eligible medical expenses;
• Employee Assistance Program – Provides educational and wellness programs, training, and 24/7 confidential services to assist employees, both personally and professionally;
• And so much more!

Please visit HRI’s web site at (preferred method):  https://careers-healthresearch.icims.com/jobs/ or mail resume to: Health Research, Inc., 150 Broadway – Suite 280, Menands, NY 12204-2719. Please include reference code 2022-5830 on envelope.

HRI has a long-standing dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our workforce. HRI is committed to the principle of non-discrimination in all phases of its employment procedures and practices.

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Qualified Individuals with Disabilities/Qualified Protected Veterans

 

 

About Health Research, Inc.

Health Research, Inc. (HRI) contributes to the health and well-being of the people of New York State by complementing and enabling the strategic public health goals of the New York State Department of Health (DOH), Roswell Park Cancer Institute Corporation (RPCIC), and other health-related entities.

HRI provides best-in-class resource administration for stakeholders and programs related to the work and priorities of the Department of Health and its other partners. HRI does this through the provision of knowledge, expertise, funding guidance, and fiduciary oversight of sponsored program funding for public health and research programs in concert with community partnerships.