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Organization:    Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Division:    Health System Information Management and Investment
City:    North York
Job Term:    2 Permanent
Job Code:    18AGA - General Admin (Ama Unit) AGA18
Salary:    $65,957.00 - $82,208.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    47881
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Consider this opportunity with the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Health Data Branch, Data Development and Maintenance Unit, where you will analyze client requirements and develop procedures for accessing and collecting health data and information records.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:
• Identify, analyze and interpret client needs for health data requirements that are housed in database holdings external to the Ministry's authority and control
• Liaise with IT staff for technology support on issues related to new data submission processes
• Assist in the development of tools, standards and guidelines to support the life cycle of imported data
• Conduct quality checks and respond to inquiries
• Support the data submission process by liaising with stakeholders for problem resolution
• Establish and maintain relationships with health data users and other stakeholders.

How do I qualify?

Systems and Database Knowledge
• You have knowledge of financial and information planning systems, websites and databases, common office software applications, SQL, Oracle and Access databases.
• You have knowledge of statistical research methodology, risk assessment techniques, reporting and querying software, business intelligence tools and data quality assurance techniques and tools.

Healthcare Knowledge
• You have general knowledge of the healthcare delivery systems, and health systems operations, issues and standards.

Communications and Relationship Management Skills
• You have oral communication skills and can provide explanation on the application of submission process and data warehousing solutions.
• You have written communication skills to prepare briefing, presentation and training materials, specifications, and plain language reports.
• You have relationship management skill and can foster co-operative business relationships with stakeholders.

Other Essential Skills
• You have conceptual, analytical and problem-solving skills to identify, analyze and interpret client needs, research new data sources and to address submission issues.
• Strong project management, planning and organizational skills to undertake a demanding workload to meet strict quality and deadline requirements.

Additional information:

  • 2 Permanent, 5700 Yonge Street, North York, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:   Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Policy and Analysis
Posted on:   Friday, November 30, 2012
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, December 14, 2012 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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