Lexington, KY, USA
The Data Management Analyst will be responsible for data collection and analysis for statewide drug overdose mortality surveillance and violent death reporting using medical examiner, toxicology, and coroner reports. The Data Management Analyst will build and enter data into a Drug Overdose Fatality Surveillance System and the Kentucky Violent Death Reporting System, assess data quality, perform basic statistical analyses, and produce reports. Major job responsibilities include: collect data from four regional medical examiner offices and county coroners, perform epidemiological analyses of drug overdose and violent death fatality data, prepare periodic medical examiner/toxicology data extracts, as well as detailed written reports on these fatalities including demographics, specific drugs, prescription history, physical location of death, etc. Additional duties include outreach to coroners and medical examiners.