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Truman Medical Centers, Inc Infectious Disease Program Manager 40 hrs/2 weeks in Kansas City, Missouri

Tracking Codeless thanbr>17250-124less thanbr>Job Descriptionless thanbr> If you want to work where the action is, Company /University Health Company /UH is the place for you. Known as Kansas City s Essential Hospital, Company /UH is the safety net healthcare system for Jackson County/Kansas City. We are an academic medical center, serving as the primary teaching institution for the UMKC Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Pharmacy. A 547-bed, not-for-profit health system, Company /UH delivers the highest-quality medical care for our patients, with compassion, empathy, and unparalleled dedication to service. During the 2020 pandemic, we also stepped forward as a regional leader in COVID care and testing. Company /UH is comprised of three campuses:less thanbr> Company /UH Heath Sciences District is located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The Health Sciences District represents a robust academic community, leading the forefront of biomedical research and cutting edge technology. Partnered with UMKC and Children s Mercy Hospital, Company serves as the cornerstone in educating the next generation of healthcare practitioners. As a Level 1 Trauma Center, we re a leader in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, with world-class expertise in chronic disease management and women s services, including high-risk maternity care. The Health Sciences District is also home to the University Health building , Company s beautiful specialty outpatient clinics and day-surgery center. We will soon open University Health 2, which will house all of our primary care and women s care clinics.less thanbr> Company /UH Lakewood is located between Kansas City and Lee s Summit, Missouri, offering residents of Eastern Jackson County access to a modern community hospital with a continuum of outpatient services designed to meet the needs of families. Company /UH Lakewood specializes in high-risk maternal and child care, and serves as one of the few Kansas City metro area institutions accredited by The Joint Commission in Orthopedics and Palliative Care. It also is home to a 188-bed, fully accredited long-term care center.less thanbr> Company /UH Behavioral Health is the KC metro area s largest, most comprehensive provider of mental health services. The Healing Canvas Building, located in Kansas City s vibrant Crossroads Arts District, is its epicenter, providing a broad list of outpatient services. We also offer psychiatric inpatient care, and we deliver therapeutic services through our community outreach clinics. We are a leader in the Trauma-Informed Care Movement, and provide training, coaching and consulting to outside organizations.less thanbr> Design, implement, manage and coordinate Infectious Disease health education programs to increase awareness and knowledge for the improvement of health in the community. Prepare and manage grant proposals and related budget. Analyze and report assessment data to appropriate authorities. Develop policies and procedures consistent with program objectives.less thanbr>Required Skillsless thanbr> Minimum Requirements:less thanbr> * Baccalaureate in Nursing or a Graduate degree in Nursing.less thanbr> * Current Missouri Nursing Licenseless thanbr> * Two years experience working in public health/community health education/program development and/or management. A master's degree in a related field may substitute for the required experience.less thanbr> * Knowledge of current public health issues; community health planning, coalition building skills; strategic planning methods and techniques.less thanbr> * Ability to organize work, multi-task, set priorities, meet critical deadlines, and follow-up on community health events with presenters and/or participants.less thanbr> * Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. Considerable skill in making presentations to large and small groups.less thanbr> * Knowledge of data analysis and data collection.less thanbr> * Knowledge of Microsoft Word,