Durham, North Carolina

School of Medicine Established in 1930, Duke University School of Medicine is the youngest of the nation's top medical schools. Ranked sixth among medical schools in the nation, the School takes pride in being an inclusive community of outstanding learners, investigators, clinicians, and staff where interdisciplinary collaboration is embraced and great ideas accelerate translation of fundamental scientific discoveries to improve human health locally and around the globe. Composed of more than 2,500 faculty physicians and researchers, more than 1,300 students, and more than 6,000 staff, the Duke University School of Medicine along with the Duke University School of Nursing, Duke University Health System and the Private Diagnostic Clinic (PDC) comprise Duke Health. a world-class academic medical center. The Health System encompasses Duke University Hospital, Duke Regional Hospital, Duke Raleigh Hospital, Duke Primary Care, Duke Home and Hospice, Duke Health and Wellness, and multiple affiliations.

 

General Description of the Job Class

 

Perform a variety of duties involved in the collection, interpretation and documentation of data in support of research and informational gathering activities.

 

Duties and Responsibilities of this Level

 

 

Perform a variety of duties involved in collecting, interpreting, documenting and summarizing descriptive, analytical and evaluative data in support of research and informational gathering activities.

 

Procure data through observation, interviews and analysis of records and other sources to include the utilization of electronic equipment and devices.

 

Coordinate and participate in the coding and keypunching of data in preparation for computer processing; record data on standard forms assigning codes, writing abstracts or summaries and making graphic representation as required.

 

Maintain files of data cards and related information. Assist in 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.

 

Assist in the training of new personnel. Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

 

Required Qualifications at this Level

 

Education

 

Work requires an Associate's degree or equivalent technical training.

 

Experience

 

None required above education/training requirements.

 

Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification

 

N/A

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

 

STATISTICAL ANALYSIS

DATA ENTRY/CRT

EDITING/PROOFING

CORRESPONDENCE

SAS

APPLE MACINTOSH

PC--IBM & COMPATIBLE

SCIENTIFIC WORKSTATIONS

MICROSOFT WINDOWS

DBASE/XBASE LANGUAGES

DATA VERIFICATION

DATA CODING-GENERAL

DATA ANALYSIS

PC WORDPROCESSING SOFTWARE

PC SPREADSHEET SOFTWARE

PC DATABASE MGT SOFTWARE

FOXPRO

PARADOX

DBASE

 

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.

 

Durham, North Carolina

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.

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