Program Coordinator

Job Number
210554
Facility
Banner - University Medical Group
Shift
Day
Department
Banner - University Medical Group - Emp Benefits Costs-Shared Svcs
Position Type
FT: Full-Time
Street Address
1501 N Campbell Ave
City & State
US-AZ-Tucson
Posting Category
Education / Training

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Banner Health is seeking a Diabetes Program Coordinator to support our Banner University Medical Center – South Campus.

The Program Coordinator will facilitate and conduct educational sessions and events to aid in health and wellness promotion. The Coordinator will also do community outreach to promote the programs and services offered at the diabetes prevention center. 

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Have a bachelors degree
  • Two years of coordinator experience and experience in working with patients and their families developing and presenting relevant information and lesson plans. Requires experience in collaborating with local community organizations. 
  • Have a Life coach certification
  • Food Protection Manager Certification

This is a full time, benefit eligible, Monday-Friday 8-5, position. Flexibility to coordinate occasional workshops during afterhours or weekends is required.

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About Banner - University Medical Group
Join our nonprofit faculty practice plan associated with the University of Arizona Colleges of Medicine in Phoenix and Tucson. Our 800-plus clinicians provide primary and specialty care to patients at highly ranked Banner - University Medical Centers and dozens of clinics while providing mentorship to more than 700 residents and fellows. Our practice values and encourages the three-part mission of academic medicine: research, teaching and excellent patient care.

 

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About Banner Health
Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.

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Job Summary

This position provides support to assigned clinical program by successfully fulfilling both programmatic and a variety of additional administrative tasks for the assigned program as directed by the Program Director.

 

Essential Functions

  • Interacts with patients, potential patients, and their families to inform them of program related services.

 

  • Contributes to team effort through task accomplishment and facilitation of interdisciplinary communication with staff members and physicians. Compilation of program data and maintains confidential patient information.

 

  • Participates in implementation of clinical and research programs by working directly with patients and their families. Supports development of research projects as directed.

 

  • Provides training related to evidence based care for patients and their families, program staff and volunteers by educating and counseling patients on risk reduction and healthy behaviors.

 

  • Participates in quality improvement activities, including record review and monitoring of clinical data.

 

  • Assists in facilitating care coordination with community based organizations. Assists in maintaining relationships with county and state healthcare agencies.

 

  • Collaborates with Arizona Health Science Center colleges and departments to coordinate the development of related programs and services.

 

  • Develops and coordinates program marketing strategies.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications

Requires knowledge and experience as normally obtained by the completion of a Bachelors degree in a related field.

Requires two years of administration/coordinative program experience. Requires experience in program administration, coordination and development as well as experience in working with patients and their families developing and presenting relevant information and lesson plans. Requires experience in collaborating with local community organizations.

Intermediate computer skills required.

Preferred Qualifications

Bilingual (Spanish/English) communication skills preferred. Ability to independently evaluate options and make decisions with minimal supervision preferred.

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

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