UPI Data Steward - Health Sector Standards and Advisory Team

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Job Details

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: IT and Telecommunications
Classification: VPSG5.1
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DHHS/HW/542911
Closing Date: 30-Sep-2018
Salary Range: $95,275 - $105,275
Job Duration: Until 20/03/2020
Attachments: 2018-09-14-PD - UPI Data Steward.docx (Word, 160KB)
Job Specification

2018-09-14-PD - UPI Data Steward.pdf (PDF, 79KB)
Job Specification

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Contact: Bronwyn Taylor
9096 9045

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: 2

Office Location(s): Melbourne CBD


Position Summary:

 

The UPI Data Steward will perform the daily operations of the Unique Patient Identification (UPI) solution at the department in close collaboration with health services' stakeholders under the direction of the UPI Data Steward Manager. Daily operations will include review and actioning of data quality reports, resolution of workflow items from within the solution, investigation and resolution of inter health service data quality exceptions, provision of advice, guidance and support to users of the service to ensure information within the solution supports health service needs.

 

Are you

 

  • Confident, approachable and able to provide clear, concise and sound advice on data quality and all relevant data integrity requirements?
  • Able to demonstrate efficient and effective management of information management services, systems and processes?
  • A person with strong expertise and experience in the management of health data collection, quality and reporting systems?
  • Are you an active advocate of good data management practices?

 

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How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to review our Careers Page. This page provides information on the department's recruitment and safety screening processes.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role.
 
For further information please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website: https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.


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