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Senior Health Intelligence Analyst

Job No: GCP19
Location: Gold Coast

  • Join an Australian Government initiative dedicated to building a world class health service for the Gold Coast region!
  • Full-time, maximum term contract opportunity to 30 June, 2023 
  • Attractive remuneration package circa $112,200 -$120,400 plus super and salary sacrifice options
  • Applications extended to Monday, 1 November 2021 at 9am, AEST.

About the Organisation

Established on July 1st, 2015, the Gold Coast Primary Health Network (GCPHN) has the key objectives of increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of medical services for patients, particularly those at risk of poor health outcomes, and improving coordination of care to ensure patients receive the right care in the right place at the right time.

GCPHN strategic goals are to:

  • Improve coordination of care to ensure patients receive the right care at the right place at the right time
  • Increase efficiency and effectiveness of health services for patients particularly those at risk of poor outcomes
  • Engage and support general practice and other stakeholders to facilitate improvements in our local health system
  • Be a high performing, efficient and accountable organisation

For more information visit the below website pages:


Primary Sense™ Population Management and Clinical Audit Tool

About the Opportunity

Gold Coast Primary Health Network (GCPHN) has an exciting opportunity for an experienced senior health intelligence analyst to join their team on the Gold Coast on a full-time basis.  The Senior Health Intelligence Analyst will support and lead elements of the development, implementation and evaluation of the Population Health Management program across GCPHN. This position will provide crucial analytical expertise to support the program and inform project and service development for the improvement of population health care services on the Gold Coast.

This position will work closely with our innovative team, to support a number of programs and projects that will contribute to development of GCPHN’s Population Health Program, influencing service planning, design and evaluation. It is expected that the position will provide leadership and coordination across a small team, working collaboratively with senior management across the organisation.

More specifically, your day-to-day duties will include (but will not be limited to):

  • Lead the development and implementation of policies and systems that support a population health management approach for GCPHN.
  • Work with teams to understand requirements and then collect, quality assure, analyse and present relevant population data to support them to effectively deliver their activities.
  • Provide timely solutions to a range of analytical and methodological issues, projects and queries using in-depth knowledge of epidemiology, statistics and other quantitative methods (e.g. predictive modelling) to business problems and projects.
  • Analyse population health and other data to identify health trends, impacts and gaps for GCPHN.
  • Use technical expertise to extract and analyse data from complex datasets, including large relational databases. Liaising with the Information Manager as required.
  • Plan and prioritise workload for self and others in order to meet tight deadlines on a regular basis, changing planned activities to meet emerging needs as necessary, while ensuring that the quality of the work produced is of the highest standard.
  • Lead specific projects within the population health management program which will involve developing multiple projects and activities and providing project information to a variety of audiences

GCPHN is currently seeking candidates across a number of roles to support the next phase of our Primary Sense project. To view all roles, please refer to the careers section on our website for more information and links to each role as they become available (if interested candidates will need to apply for each role to address the unique selection criteria). GCPHN Positions Vacant - Gold Coast Primary Health Network

About You

GCPHN is looking for an experienced Senior Health Intelligence Analyst who will be responsible for managing and delivering high-quality population health data analytics that support innovative health projects.

  • Do you have data analyst experience in a health or human services related setting?
  • Do you have advanced conceptual and analytical skills with strong knowledge of research and statistical methodologies?
  • Do you want to inform health decisions and improve health outcomes by providing insight through analysis and reporting?

You will work collaboratively across GCPHN teams internally and with partner organisations within the health system. This work will often involve highly complex, sensitive and emerging information with a high degree of autonomy. You will be a source of expertise and guidance for the program: interpreting national policy relating to population health data management, analysis and governance and advising on the utilisation of a wide variety of data sources.

As a senior member of staff, you will be a self-starter with clearly demonstrable experience of having worked in health intelligence or a related area. You will have line management responsibility for more junior analyst/s.  This will include development and performance management tasks.  You will work closely with the internal and external stakeholders including a group of PHD students and academics to deliver transformational population health management intelligence and business insights to GCPHN towards achieving our strategic goals and objectives.

The successful applicant will be required to undergo a criminal history check prior to commencement in this role.

To view the full POSITION DESCRIPTION for this position please click here.

People of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Please note you must have the right to live and work in Australia to be considered for this role.

Please note: Applications extended to Monday, 1 November 2021 at 9am, AEST.

About the Benefits

This is a great opportunity to become involved with an organisation that is dedicated to driving positive change throughout primary care and improving health outcomes, working within a flexible work environment and with a friendly and supportive team!

An attractive remuneration package is on offer circa $112,200 -$120,400, commensurate with skills and experience.

The successful candidate will also be offered a range of benefits including salary sacrificing options which will significantly boost your overall package.

This is an unmissable opportunity to join an influential initiative in order to make an impact on health services provided throughout the Gold Coast. Apply Now!

To apply, please respond to the key selection criteria as outlined below, and attach a current resume on request. For your ease you may wish to create these responses in a word document first, and then copy and paste in the boxes.


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