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Health System Specialist in Silver Spring at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 3/8/2019

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    Silver Spring
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Job Description

GDIT is hiring a Health System Specialist in support of the Defense & Veterans brain Injury Center at their HQ in Silver Spring, MD. As the traumatic brain injury (TBI) Pathway of Care manager within the Military Health System (MHS), the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) promotes state-of-the-science care from point-of-injury to reintegration for service members, veterans, and their families to prevent and mitigate consequences of mild to severe TBI.

Learn more About DVBIC HERE 

The Health System Specialist supports Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Surveillance Analysis and provides health systems knowledge expertise and input to surveillance analysis.  Support of the development, analysis, interpretation, and management of a variety of TBI surveillance analyses. This position requires expertise in one or more of the following areas: Public Health, Health Systems Management or Health Systems Analysis

Primary Responsibilities Include: 

  • Analyzes, evaluates, advises on health care delivery systems and operations based on Surveillance analysis of TBI care.
  • Performing independently a variety of functions which include: fact finding, analyzing data and resolving complex problems.
  • Develop recommendations to improve systems and processes affecting the integration of multiple healthcare disciplines to improve TBI care in the MHS
  • Participating in policy making, planning/management decisions and processes that impact the operation of the service.
  • Conducts studies of health care delivery systems and operations to support Surveillance Analysis.
  • Manages and is responsible for the successful completion of all tasks in assigned project. Supervises up to 15 employees
  • Must be U.S. citizen based on contractual stipulations.

Job Requirements

  • 5+ years experience in healthcare data analysis and surveillance.      
  • Demonstrated experience developing and leading health analysis efforts.
  • Thorough knowledge of health systems analysis and report generation based on analysis completed.
  • Knowledge of Research methods and theory in health research related discipline; data analysis and interpretation skills.

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.