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    This position is located within the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement, Division of Digital Healthcare Research located in Rockville, MD.

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    As a Health Scientist Administrator with the Division of Digital Healthcare Research you will develop and disseminate evidence and evidence-based tools to inform policy and practice on how health information technology can improve the quality of health care.

    Your major duties and responsibilities include:

    • Serving as program official for extramural health IT HSR projects and other activities supported via various funding mechanisms, including grants, contracts and other applicable procurement authorities.
    • Overseeing and monitor all programmatic responsibilities for assigned health IT HSR extramural projects, from pre-award through close-out.
    • Carrying out critically important responsibilities required to sustain crucial research programs in the Division/Center, including the conduct of program assessments, and evaluations.
    • Planning, implementing, monitoring, and disseminating a wide range of extramural health IT HSR focused on effective, cost effective, and appropriate health care.
    • Establishing effective program relationships and serve as a health IT technical information resource on scientific and/or technical program issues between CEPI and the health care community, including professional societies, third party payers, and public and private research organizations.
    • Providing technical guidance on proposed health IT HSR, including the development, management, and synthesis of methodologically and conceptually complex health IT HSR studies, projects, and technical documents for publication or presentation.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0601 General Health Science

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