Clinical Project Manager
This is a full-time grant funded position which reports to the Executive Director and requires in-state and out-of-state travel. The position works with Community Health Centers which provide healthcare services to underserved, often high risk populations.
The Wyoming Primary Care Association (WYPCA) is a 501(c)3 corporation whose mission is to connect the people of Wyoming with quality health care – every person, every need, every neighborhood. It is governed by a Board of Directors made up of Wyoming Community Health Center leadership.
This position’s primary responsibility is focused on quality improvement of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy by assessing ways to improve key areas of HIV prevention, testing, and care within Wyoming Community Health Centers, also known as Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). The Clinical Project Manager will work in coordination with the WYPCA Clinical Quality Director on this HIV/AIDS project and will assist with several other WYPCA project areas like the Oral Health Coalition.
Primary Position Responsibilities:
- Assess current practices for HIV, STD and hepatitis C testing at Community Health Centers to understand current practices related to testing levels and protocols, identify barriers to screening/testing; understand populations currently served.
- Research and collect testing recommendations and best practices for screening specific populations, including routine testing recommendations, targeted testing for high risk populations, best practices and models for testing.
- Develop recommendations and practice workflows based on information from the assessment, background research and best practices, geographic considerations and target populations for HIV, STD and hepatitis C identification and treatment.
- Ensure that all work plan deliverables on the HIV/AIDS project are met.
- Lead the Oral Health Coalition work for the WYPCA by convening meetings, providing resources and training materials to improve access to oral healthcare in Wyoming.
- Represent the WYPCA and the Oral Health Coalition at regional and national trainings and meetings.
- Assist with planning and implementation of quality training webinars and quality training tracks at an annual conference in the key focus areas.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Public Health, Social Work or other clinical field.
- Experience with implementing new programs.
- Familiarity with quality improvement strategies in healthcare settings.
- Communicable disease experience preferred.
- Ability to lead peer groups and inform/update Health Center leaders to meet goals.
- Ability to work as a team member and work effectively with diverse people.
- Ability to make independent decisions with minimal supervision and maximum accountability.
- Demonstrate flexibility with frequent travel, both in-state and out-of-state.
To Apply: Please submit a cover letter along with your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Wyoming Primary Care Association is an equal opportunity/affirmative employer and strongly encourages people of all backgrounds and ethnicities with the desired qualifications to apply. The WYPCA complies with all applicable federal and Wyoming employment laws.