Senior Health Program Coordinator

Albany, NY - Posted on: Monday 07/11/16

Description

The Senior Health Program Coordinator will be an active member of the New York State Arthritis Program (NYS AP) located in the Bureau of Community Chronic Disease Prevention (BCCDP). One of the major goals of the NYS AP is to embed evidence-based self-management programs (EBSMPs) in organizations that can serve as large delivery systems and promotion and referral partners. Under the supervision of the NYS AP Coordinator, the incumbent will be responsible for the formation, implementation, and maintenance of strategies to embed EBSMPs within delivery systems statewide, inclusive of persons with disability. Major responsibilities will include:

•Identification, vetting, and recruitment of new delivery system and promotion and referral partners for the suite of NYS AP- supported EBSMPs.

•Provision of support and nurturing of new and existing delivery system partners for ongoing EBSMP delivery.

•Development of implementation and sustainability strategies for delivery systems and promotion and referral partners.

•Facilitation of the BCCDP Evidence-Based Interventions Coordination Workgroup.

Additional responsibilities include participation in program and cross-program workgroups and other duties as assigned. 

Salary: $59,701

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree and two years of experience in outcome oriented program coordination, community outreach and partner engagement in a public health or human services related program. A Master's Degree may be substituted for one year of the required experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s degree in public health or related field. Experience with evidence-based self-management programs, such as the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program. Ability to create and support relationships with multiple diverse partners. Attention to detail. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to manage several projects simultaneously. Experience with the Microsoft Office Suite, including Access and Excel.

To Apply:

Please visit HRI’s web site at (preferred method): https://careers-healthresearch.icims.com/jobs/or mail resume to: Health Research, Inc., 150 Broadway - Suite 560, Menands, NY 12204-2719. Please include reference code 2016-3328 on envelope. 

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