American Heart Association (AHA)

Quality Programs Manager (Structural Heart Disease)

American Heart Association (AHA)

Job Description

This job opportunity is located in Billings, Montana 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 Quality Programs Manager – Mission Lifeline position in our Quality, Outcomes, Research and Analyticsdepartment! This position can be remote/home based within the state of Montana. The Quality Programs Manager will be responsible for the Coordination, development, and implementation of a 3-year grant funded Mission: Lifeline Stroke grant program in the state of North Dakota. Responsibilities will include development of key partner and customer relationships from key sectors across.
  • Communicate current evidence-based guidelines and identify opportunities to distribute AHA guidelines and treatment recommendations related to stroke 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-S hospitals to strengthen state and regional stroke systems of care AHA activities & goals

  • Responsible for development and execution of an annual conference, identification of conference collaboration opportunities and/or webinars related to stroke in MT

  • 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

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • At least two (2) years of relevant experience

  • experience in healthcare or in a Public Health-related organization: clinical neurology, quality improvement, program development

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

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

  • Ability to travel up to 50% locally and overnight (once travel restrictions have been lifted)

Preferred Skills: 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.   EOE Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities Location US-MT-Billings Posted Date 24 hours ago (7/14/2020 5:05 PM) Requisition ID 2020-5965 Job Family Group Health Strategies & Programs Job Category Health Services Location: Billings, MT American Health Associasion (AHA) does not indicate an expiration date for Vacancies. Please apply timely not to miss an opportunity.
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