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    This position is located in the Department of Health And Human Services, Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, headquartered in Washington, District of Columbia.

    Additional selections may be made across the Department of Health and Human Services in multiple locations through this vacancy announcement.

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    • Conduct multiple qualitative and quantitative research studies focused on the adoption, use, and impacts of health information technology and related HHS policies and programs for the purpose of developing, implementing, and evaluating effective programs and policies in public health.
    • Applies principles of scientific reasoning to ONC's research portfolio through the analysis of large data sets (including administrative and survey data); use of statistical programming software (ex. SAS, Stata, or R); as well as the application of behavioral science theory, statistical modeling, and data visualization techniques.
    • Prepares reports that summarize the literature, communicate key research findings, and leverage data visualizations for various audiences including internal HHS use, external stakeholders, as well as articles for peer-reviewed economic, health services, or health policy literature.
    • Communicates research findings through presentations to diverse audiences, including conferences and internally.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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