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COVID-19 Data Entry Staff

Purpose of Position/Summary:
The COVID-19 Data Entry Staff serves in the Epidemiology Resource Center (ERC) The purpose of this position is to minimize morbidity and mortality associated with COVID-19 among residents by conducting essential recordkeeping and data entry of physician and laboratory reports into the state surveillance system, NBS.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
• Performs data entry for COVID-19 laboratory reports received via fax into the state surveillance system, NBS
• Performs data entry for COVID-19 morbidity reports received via fax into NBS
• Processes entered laboratory and morbidity reports in NBS based on pre-determined criteria to file reports or create new case investigations
• Identifies missing or inaccurate received data and elevate to NBS Data Entry team lead as appropriate
• Maintains proper filing and tracking of all received and entered reports
• Tracks metrics of data entry and reports to NBS Data Entry Team Lead as needed
• Assists with developing policies and procedures as it relates to NBS data entry and provides feedback to the NBS Data Entry Team Lead as needed
• Assist the NBS Data Entry Team Lead with data quality assurance activities as needed.
• Serve on rotating shifts, including Saturday and Sunday;
• Serve as a backup to other data entry staff;
• Perform related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:
• Education:
o A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field or >4 years relevant experience
• Knowledge, skills, and abilities:
o Skill in attention to detail and accuracy of reading, interpreting, and recording information
o Ability to work in a fast paced work environment
o Basic knowledge of agency program terminology
o Working knowledge of databases used for reporting and storage purposes
o Ability to learn and comprehend COVID-19 case investigations and laboratory information
o Ability to work with other staff and external partners cordially and professionally, either through written or verbal communication.
Type: Contract | Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
 

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