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Data Entry Operator Senior
Ref No.: 17-03302
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date: 08/03/2017
Position Description: Pay rate: Between $15.00 - $17.96 To perform basic surveillance activities, including calling providers to conduct active surveillance, contacting providers for medical records, collecting medical documentation, and closing cases in the ADHS Prism data base in order to assist staff doing high volume surveillance activities. Will not speak to clients nor their contacts directly. Due to high case load and multiple vacant surveillance positions there exists a need to process and document initial case investigative activity then assign to a CDI to work. It is necessary to bring support staff to assist with clerical and surveillance activities to relieve investigative staff. This will assist in relieving current backload and fulfill the mandated requirement of investigating reported STD's and HIV (Administrative Code R9-6-314, R9-6-332, R9-6-341, and syphilis R9-6-375) in order intervene in the spread of infectious diseases.

Skills Required: ability to communicate effectively with medical providers, reviewing medical records for case specific information,

Skills Preferred: Knowledge of principles and practices of epidemiology relating to STDs/HIV. Knowledge of research methods, procedures, and techniques used in identifying and evaluating medical practices and health information. Knowledge of medical methods and practices used to detect and treat STDs.

Experience Required: Two years of experience performing clerical/data entry duties in a medical setting, preferably with knowledge of STD symptoms, testing, and treatment.

Education Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Health Promotion, Public Health, Medical Technology, Health Sciences or a health related field.

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