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Vacancy announcement extended. Director Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement AHRQ

  • 1.  Vacancy announcement extended. Director Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement AHRQ

    Posted 04-01-2020 17:24
    Vacancy Announcement Extended to April 16
     
    Exciting opportunity to join a growing division within the
    Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement at AHRQ!
     
    The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ) mission is to produce evidence to make health care safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable, and affordable, and to work within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and with other partners to make sure that the evidence is understood and used.   The Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement (CEPI) (http://www.ahrq.gov/cpi/centers/cepi/index.html) generates new knowledge, synthesizes evidence, translates science on what works in health and health care delivery, and catalyzes practice improvement across health care settings.  
     
    AHRQ is hiring:
     
    Director of the Division of Practice Improvement to lead research, implementation, and dissemination activities related to practice and/or systems improvement; to supervise a staff of highly skilled professionals; and to plan, direct and execute all Division operations. The Director will cultivate partnerships to support the work of the Division; work with other managers in the Center to provide leadership at the Center level; and represent the Agency on national and international committees, panels and workgroups.
     
    The successful candidate should have experience managing multidisciplinary senior and junior professionals; directing or leading scientific research studies or projects associated with health care delivery and quality; and expertise and leadership in the design, implementation and evaluation of projects related to practice and/or systems improvement.
     
    AHRQ strongly encourages researchers with a clinical background to apply. 
     
    To apply:
     
    For professionals in medical fields, health sciences or allied sciences:  Announcement# and link: AHRQ-CEPI-20-DE-10742492  & AHRQ-CEPI-20-MP-10747135
    For physicians: Announcement# and link: AHRQ-CEPI-20-DH-10748953
    The vacancy closes on April 16, 2020.
     
    For information on the Division of Practice Improvement and CEPI, you may contact me.
    All applications must go through USA Jobs.
     
     
    Michael I. Harrison, Ph.D.
    Sr. Social Scientist, Organizations & Systems
    Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
    Phone: 301-427-1434
    5600 Fishers Lane , Room 7W16
    Rockville, MD 20857