Contact Tracer Data Manager

Location Trenton, NJ
Date Posted August 1, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Seeking Contact Tracing Data Managers to provide support to contact tracing teams to ensure that information received from interviews and automated follow-up with persons who have come into close contact with a COVID-19 infected individual is entered into the appropriate database. The Data Manager will be responsible for ensuring that all data received from contact tracing is available for staff on the surveillance and investigation teams at DOH and County level to utilize.

Job Duties:

  • Regularly assess and clean data received from e-surveillance mechanisms to assure completeness, timeliness, and accuracy of collected information
  • Work with teams of contact tracers to manage qualitative data received from interviews with contacts of confirmed cases
  • Utilize web-based platforms to ensure that electronic reporting of symptoms is uploaded into databases
  • Provide trainings/retraining to contact tracers on utilization of contact tracing technology and troubleshoot any issues they are experiencing with this technology
  • Clean data to ensure that reports of positive cases, symptomatic individuals, or other high-risk exposures are reported to the supervisor for direct follow-up
  • Provide initial IT support to contact tracing teams when necessary and resolve issues that may arise with web-based technologies. Prompt issue to supervisor when unable to resolve
  • Work with other data managers in the Team to ensure that you are following a uniform protocol for data entry
  • Design and perform data analysis on specific analytic projects
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