The Community Involvement Program Manager is responsible for identifying community partnership opportunities that support Harris Health's needs. The Program Manager will collaborate with leadership to identify and implement innovative strategies for developing strong public partnerships that promote the organization, improve community and donor support and heighten the community's knowledge of Harris Health's role as the public healthcare provider for Harris County. In addition, the Program Manager may be responsible for identifying and coordinating attendance at community events, employee volunteer opportunities and other activities related to promoting Harris Health to Harris County residents. This role will work closely with community partners, donors and Harris Health leadership to improve relations with external partners and key stakeholders.
Degrees / Work Experience / School Education: a) Bachelor's Degree required in marketing, business and/or healthcare (And) Five (5) Years Work Experience health care, non-profits and/or community relations
Management Experience: a) Two (2) Years of Management Experience: project management experience
Communication Skills: a) Above average Verbal Communication (Heavy Public Contact) b) Exceptional Verbal (Public Speaking) c) Writing/ Correspondence d) Writing/ Reports
Proficiencies: a) MS Word b) PC
Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities: a) Analytical Abilities b) Other Knowledge Skills or Abilities: WORD PROCESSING
Work Schedule: a) Flexible b) Travel
Other Special Requirements
Equipment Operated: Computer, Xerox, Printer Other Requirements: a) Experience utilizing Microsoft 2000 Office software b) Experience in community relations
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.