Job Posting: Senior Informatics Advisor
IntraHealth International is seeking a Senior Informatics Advisor to become a part of the iHRIS team. This position is open to be based in Chapel Hill, NC, Washington, DC, or internationally.
This position will lead and support IntraHealth and CapacityPlus efforts in health workforce informatics, with a health worker-centered approach to the availability and use of high-quality information and communities for better health. Leadership areas will include developing strategic approaches and implementing open source human resources for health information solutions, helping countries collect baseline health systems information and design improved systems architecture, identifying innovative solutions to improve clinical and health systems functions, and supporting regional and country health organizations to realize the power of open source.
Working as a leader and mentor in-country, s/he is responsible for building staff and organizational capacity in health information, information systems, and technology. S/he plays a key role in engaging with stakeholders across a wide spectrum within the health sector, from government officials to private entreprenuers to cadres of health workers. S/he is tasked with understanding and building on existing information systems to improve workflow and efficiency.
A critical emphasis for this position is stakeholder engagement, mentorship, and capacity-building in data quality analysis and use. This position will play a senior role in shaping IntraHealth’s health workforce informatics approaches to ensure maximum availability, quality, and use of data by stakeholders for planning, management, and advocacy for policy change to support improved service delivery and outcomes. This will involve development and tracking of indicators to measure improved use of information from IntraHealth Informatics implementations.
Read the full position description and requirements and apply online.