The nation’s leading advocacy organization for children’s healthcare, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), seeks an organized person to provide project management support for the primary care and hospitalist network for the Quality Improvement Innovation Networks (QuIIN).
Some responsibilities include:
- Provide project management support to network quality improvement (QI) projects. Support QI leaders with design, implementation, and evaluation of improvement activities.
- Coordinate activities throughout the network project life-cycle, including project planning, implementation, and dissemination.
- Assist with the preparation of materials for the Institutional Research Board, Continuing Medical Education and Maintenance of Certification Credit.
- Assist with the coordination of conference calls, meetings, and planning of learning sessions.
- Review monthly reports and data from project practice teams and rate progress of teams as needed.
- Maintain network related online resources.
Qualified candidates will have:
- A Bachelors’ degree in public health, education or related discipline required.
- 1 year of experience in project coordination/management related to health care, quality, or research activities required.
- Knowledge of quality improvement methodology preferred.
- Health care, clinical, or measurement experience a plus, particularly related to child health.
- Excellent organizational, management, planning, and written/oral communication skills required, as well as proficiency with MS Office (particularly Excel) and Web maintenance software (e.g., SharePoint).
- Must be detail oriented, able to prioritize work and meet deadlines, and be capable of working effectively as a team member with various internal and external constituents.
- Some weekend work and travel required.
To learn more about the organization or see a full job description, please visit https://www.aap.org/employment.