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mountsinainyc Mount Sinai Health System

The Mount Sinai Health

System

Do you have what it

takes to wear the badge?

The Mount Sinai Health

System's commitment to excellence extends beyond delivering world-class

health care. The System's ongoing success is dependent upon our highly

motivated, nonclinical professionals working to improve business operations. Our

leadership team is driven to provide exceptional service by cultivating a

workforce that is dedicated to upholding Mount Sinai's mission of delivering

innovative, breakthrough medicine with compassion and integrity.

Are you ready to

discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the

badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new

chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

What You'll Do:
The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC), established in 1999, is a

national organization dedicated to increasing access to quality palliative care

for people facing serious illness. CAPC provides health systems, hospitals,

hospices, practices, payers and other health care organizations with the tools,

training, technical assistance and metrics needed to support the successful

implementation and integration of palliative care. CAPC is a national

initiative with direction and technical assistance provided by Mount Sinai

School of Medicine.

CAPC is seeking a full-time Research Associate

with a background in public health research or health services research. The

Research Associate will lead a new initiative to estimate the prevalence of

palliative care programs in home health, long-term care and office practices.

The research associate will work closely with CAPC leadership, external

partners, advisors and workgroups. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of

three years' experience and strong project management and communication skills,

with experience in survey methodology and design, quantitative data analysis

and reporting.

Responsibilities:
§ Lead 3-year project to estimate the prevalence

of palliative care programs across health care settings; the project involves

collaboration with external partners, including outreach, communications and

convening workgroups

§ Develop and oversee survey research

methodologies appropriate to each specific care setting, including survey

question design, response rate assessments, and outreach strategies

§ In collaboration with research staff and project

partners, develop a comprehensive set of operational metrics for community

palliative care

§ Work with research staff to increase

participation in the National Palliative Care Registry™ to include community

palliative programs

§ Design web-based reporting tools using

benchmarking data collected through the Registry

§ Identify and explore national databases and

other resources to support the project objectives care

§ Respond to requests for national health care

statistics from CAPC leadership and consultants and its constituencies

§ Manage grant requirements; write progress

reports

§ Participate in interdepartmental research and

education projects, including those that involve payment for community based

palliative care and alternative payment models

§ Develop manuscripts for publication

What You'll Bring:
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Three years of related experience

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Strong project management skills

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Experience convening workgroups, collaborating

with partner organizations and external advisors

·

Experience with data collection and survey

methods

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Advanced knowledge of quantitative and

qualitative research methods

·

Excellent data analysis skills and facility with

statistical software, preferably SPSS

·

Strong written and oral communication skills

·

Highly

organized and detail oriented

·

Able to work independently and in a small group

environment

·

Demonstrated interest in palliative care, aging,

and/or health care services a plus

Education:
Master's degree in public health or a related

field.

Travel:
Light travel is a requirement of this position;

typically two to three trips per year for CAPC's annual seminar and other

conferences.

Do you share our

dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

Who We Are:
Over 35,000 employees

strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide

compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine

through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse

communities we serve.

Formed in September

2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School

of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including

Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai

Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai

Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke's, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount

Sinai.

The Mount Sinai Health

System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are

strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our

employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b)

retirement plan, and much more.

The Mount Sinai Health

System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and

respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our

employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background,

or sexual orientation.

EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans

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