|Salary:||£38,566 to £40,215 per annum|
|Placed On:||23rd August 2019|
|Closes:||22nd September 2019|
Location: Dr Foster Unit, 3 Dorset Rise, London EC4Y 8EN and Charing Cross Campus
You will join a team examining variations in quality and safety in healthcare provision and developing indicators for use in the NHS and internationally.
The aim of the research is to identify and develop indicators of quality of delivery of healthcare using routinely collected administrative health data.
There is a great deal of scope for original research in this data-rich environment. You will focus on analyses of inpatient data and the development of useful outcome indicators using methods such as multi-level modelling and statistical process control charts. Examples of future work will include expanding prospective surveillance methods and further analysis of inequalities in health care.
Further information on the work of the unit can be found at: https://www.imperial.ac.uk/dr-foster-unit
Duties and responsibilities
Patient and public engagement and involvement (PPIE)
You should hold a PhD or equivalent in epidemiology, statistics, health sciences, data sciences, health services research or a related numerate subject. You should also have knowledge of clinical analytics, patient safety and the NHS.
The post is full-time, fixed term until 31 July 2022.
The research team are based at premises near Blackfriars station, London. The unit was pivotal in triggering the investigation into emergency care at Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust.
The team is led by Dr Paul Aylin, a Professor in Epidemiology and Public Health. The post is funded through a research grant by Dr Foster, a company specialising in the production of reports on health service performance.
Candidates who have not yet been officially awarded their PhD will be appointed as Research Assistant within the salary range £35,477- £38,566 per annum.
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