American Heart Association (AHA)

Manager (Alaska Mission: Lifeline Stemi)

American Heart Association (AHA)

Job Description

This job opportunity is located in Anchorage, Alaska Overview Are you ready to join an organization where you can be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives? Envision all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every single day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? you bet! This is satisfying work that makes a real difference in people's lives. You can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. You will connect with people and make a lifesaving impact. You will partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. Responsibilities The American Heart Association has an excellent opportunity for a Manager, Alaska Mission: Lifeline STEMI in our Quality, Outcomes Research and Analytics department! Please Note: This position is based in Alaska. This position is a two-year grant funded position. The Manager will be responsible for the Coordination, development, and implementation of a 2-year grant funded Mission: Lifeline STEMI grant program in the state of Alaska. Responsibilities will include development of key partners and customer relationships from key sectors across the state.
  • Communicate current evidence-based guidelines and identify opportunities to distribute AHA guidelines and treatment recommendations related to heart attack patients to hospitals and EMS providers

  • Work with stakeholder and staff partners through ongoing face-to-face and remote meetings and reporting to ensure grant deliverables are being met according to timeline

  • Promote participation in regional meetings with existing GWTG-CAD hospitals to strengthen state and regional heart attack systems of care AHA activities & goals

  • Responsible for development and execution of conferences, identification of conference collaboration opportunities and/or webinars related to heart attack systems in AK

  • Coordinate efforts among hospital/EMS consultants and Outreach Coordinator as well as other staff in the areas of Policy, Communications, Health IT, Evaluation, Research, Publication, Training and Quality improvement

  • Facilitate task force meetings in coordination with volunteers and staff partners on a schedule that aligns with the Program Implementation schedule

  • In coordination with staff partners and volunteers, establish sustainability plan for all components of grant

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience

  • Six (6) Months – Two (2) years’ experience

  • Experience in healthcare or in a Public Health-related organization: cardiology, quality improvement, program development, Emergency medical services

  • Knowledge of statewide hospital and/or EMS processes, system coordination and political culture

  • Strong verbal, public speaking, meeting facilitation and written communications skills

Preferred Experience: Click on “New Resume” (or “Existing Resume” if you have previously applied to AHA positions) to submit your online application. Only those deemed most qualified will be contacted to interview. At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention. Be sure to follow us on Twitter #TheAHALife EOE Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities Location US-AK-Anchorage Posted Date 2 hours ago (11/12/2020 3:05 PM) Requisition ID 2020-6224 Job Family Group Health Strategies & Programs Job Category Health Strategies Location: Anchorage, AK American Health Associasion (AHA) does not indicate an expiration date for Vacancies. Please apply timely not to miss an opportunity.
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