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Finegreen Featured Job of the Week - Health Economist/Public Health Analyst

News   •   Jan 06, 2017 11:30 GMT

Finegreen Featured Job of the Week - Health Economist/Public Health Analyst
  • Specialism: Public Health
  • Salary: £500 per day
  • Job Type: Interim
  • Location: North West
  • Reference: LG/17811

Our first featured job of the week for 2017 is for a leading NHS organisation, who are looking to appoint a highly skilled interim to undertake a piece of health economics analysis for an exciting innovative pilot health service.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for curating a piece of health economics analysis for an exciting innovative pilot health service which is now identifying certain cancers early, the piece of work is understand more about its cost effectiveness;
  • This programme works between commissioners and providers together with people affected by cancer to plan and implement quality improvements in cancer care;
  • The pilot is hosted by a group of CCGs, and the Programme Board is made up of Providers, CCGs and 3rd party organisations;
  • The pilot seeks to test an operational approach to: Increase the number of this type of cancer diagnosed at early stage, increase the proportion of patients diagnosed with cancer that can be offered curative treatment;
  • The learning from the pilot will be used to develop options about how we can detect cancer earlier. The benefits from the pilot fall broadly under three categories: Outputs from project development, Knowledge gained from project, Better outcomes for participants.

Ideal Candidate:

  • A background in Cancer Pathways, ideally worked within or has an understanding of multidisciplinary partnership approach;
  • A firm understand of Health Economics, ideally this will come from working in roles such as a Public Health Analyst.

For more information or to apply for this exciting and challenging role please go here